Mac Troubleshooting Guide

Good news
Equities Lab runs perfectly on OS X Yosemite Version 10.10 and above.
Bad news
Equities Lab has issues running on OS X Mountain Lion 10.8 and below.

So if you are running on OS X Mountain Lion 10.8 or below we first suggest that you update for free to OS X Yosemite 10.10 which you can do for FREE in the App Store then download and run Equities Lab normally.

If you do not wish or are unable to update then we have a couple options for you:

First try downloading Equities Lab normally if you have 10.9 and below. It may work or it may not. If you run into issues then try the following:

B.  Open Equities Lab Via the Terminal.

1. Open Terminal on your Mac.

To do so click the little magnifier icon in the top right of your Mac and type in “terminal” then select it.

2.  In the terminal, first copy and paste the following text then press return(enter):

cat > runel.sh

Your Terminal will look like this:

3. Copy and paste the following text into the next line of the terminal and press return(enter):

#!/bin/bash
cd "/Library/Internet Plug-Ins/JavaAppletPlugin.plugin/Contents"
`find . -name javaws`  http://www.equitieslab.com/wiki/EquitiesLabProd.jnlp

Your Terminal will look like this: