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Old 05-06-2021, 08:19 AM
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Arrow How-To: Use Python Scripting in SecureCRT 9.0.x on macOS

SecureCRT 9.0.x on macOS (and Linux) platforms supports only python version 3.8.x.

If you have installed SecureCRT 9.0 on macOS and Python 3.8 isn't installed (or isn't available where SecureCRT expects), the following error may appear:

Solution:
Install python 3.8 on your mac.

For example, navigate to https://www.python.org/downloads/release/python-3810/, and scroll down on that page to locate: python-3.8.10-macosx10.9.pkg

Note:
SecureCRT 9.0 on macOS looks for python to be installed in either of the following locations:

/Library/Frameworks/Python.framework/Versions/3.8/Python
(this is the location to where the python.org version seems to install by default)

/usr/local/opt/python@3.8/Frameworks/Python.framework/Versions/3.8/Python
(this is the location where the home brew version seems to install by default)

If your chosen Python 3.8.x installation wants to go elsewhere, you'll need to manually set up a link to it in one of the above locations so it points to where your python 3.8 package is actually installed.

--Jake
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