Install Microsoft IntelliType on Mac OSX

About the App

  • App name: Microsoft IntelliType
  • App description: microsoft-intellitype (App: Microsoft Desktop Installer.app/Contents/Resources/Microsoft Desktop.mpkg/Contents/Packages/Microsoft Keyboard.pkg)
  • App website: http://www.microsoft.com/hardware/en-us/keyboards

Install the App

  1. Press Command+Space and type Terminal and press enter/return key.
  2. Run in Terminal app:
    ruby -e "$(curl -fsSL https://raw.githubusercontent.com/Homebrew/install/master/install)" < /dev/null 2> /dev/null ; brew install caskroom/cask/brew-cask 2> /dev/null
    and press enter/return key.
    If the screen prompts you to enter a password, please enter your Mac's user password to continue. When you type the password, it won't be displayed on screen, but the system would accept it. So just type your password and press ENTER/RETURN key. Then wait for the command to finish.
  3. Run:
    brew cask install microsoft-intellitype

Done! You can now use Microsoft IntelliType.

One thought on “Install Microsoft IntelliType on Mac OSX

  • Hello,

    I get this answer after running the commands.
    Cask ‘microsoft-intellitype’ is unavailable: No Cask with this name exists.

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