MacOS Ventura introduced new security requirements that resulted in issues running or installing the Arduino Create Agent. As a temporary solution, a special release was made for macOS Ventura with the auto-update feature disabled. These issues have been resolved in newer releases (1.3.0+).
Learn about using the Arduino Create Agent on macOS Ventura.
Arduino Create Agent 1.3.0+ supports macOS Ventura
Here’s how to get the latest version:
- If you’re installing Arduino Create Agent for the first time, use the Arduino Create agent installation guide to get the latest version.
- If you previously installed the 1.2.7-ventura version, see Manually upgrade from Create Agent 1.2.7-ventura on macOS.
- Unsure which version you have? See Check your Create Agent version.
Check your Create Agent version
Here’s how to check the version when the Create Agent is running:
In the macOS menu bar, find the status menu icon.
Click the icon to open the status menu.
Check the version number in the first row:
Manually upgrade from Create Agent 1.2.7-ventura on macOS
Follow these steps to uninstall 1.2.7-ventura:
If the Create Agent is running, select > Quit Agent in the menu bar.
Open Finder and go to your user folder. If you’re having trouble finding it, right-click Downloads or Documents in the sidebar, and select Show in Enclosing Folder, or press Shift + ⌘ + H.
Open the Applications folder (
~/Applications) within your user folder.
Manually remove the ArduinoCreateAgent folder, or run the
Now you’re ready to install the latest Create Agent release:
Open the Arduino Create agent installation guide.
Follow the instructions. If you need help, see Install the Arduino Create Agent.