As Apple’s Mac computers are becoming increasingly popular, more and more of our clients are choose a Mac over Windows PC. This is why we wanted to create this guide to help you to install the award-winning MetaTrader 4 platform on Mac OS operating system.
Please note that MetaTrader 4 Mobile application already works on iPhone, iPad and iPod touch. The MetaTrader 4 Mobile is available on the App Store free of charge. In our opinion installing Wine and PlayOnMac software is the fastest and easiest way to run the most popular application for Forex trading in Mac OS. Next, we go through in details how you can install them to your Mac OS.
Wine is free software that allows users of the Unix-based systems to run an application developed for the Microsoft Windows systems. Among all the Wine versions there is one for Mac OS. Please note that Wine is not a fully stable application. Thus, some functions in the applications you start under it may work improperly or not work at all.
For the installation on Mac OS we recommend to use the free application PlayOnMac. PlayOnMac is Wine-based software for easy installation of Windows applications on Mac OS.
To install PlayOnMac, open the product’s official web site, move to Downloads section and click the link for downloading the latest version.