Creating User Groups to Install or Upgrade Commvault on a Macintosh Computer

Some Macintosh computers, depending on their environment settings, might require a dedicated user group with permissions to install the Commvault software. You can create a user group with the required permissions to install the software.


  1. From the Apple menu, click System Preferences .

  2. In the System Preferences window, click Users & Groups.

  3. To make changes to the user and group settings, click the lock icon to unlock it, then enter the administrator credentials.

  4. Below the list of users, click the + button to add a user group.

  5. In the new user dialog box, complete the following steps:

    1. From the New Account list, select Group.

    2. In the Full Name box, enter the name of the user group.

    3. Click Create Group.

  6. To save the changes you made, click the lock icon again.