SPSS Administrator Privilege Error

  • https://discussions.apple.com/thread/6626433?tstart=0
  • “Warning! ¬†You do not have the correct administrator privileges to license this product. ¬†Please log in as an administrator and try again, or contact your network administrator to correct this issue.”
  • Go to Finder – > Applications -> IBM -> SPSS -> Statistics -> 23
  • Right-click on SPSS Statistics License Authorization Wizard and select “Show Package Contents”
  • Open Contents -> MacOS
  • Keep the window open
  • Open Terminal on your Mac
  • In Terminal, type “sudo ” (no quotes, space after sudo) and drag the SPSS Statistics License Authorization Wizard over to Terminal (should look something like: sudo /Applications/IBM/SPSS/Statistics/23/SPSS\ Statistics\ License\ Authorization\ Wizard.app/Contents/MacOS/SPSS\ Statistics\ License\ Authorization\ Wizard )
  • Hit return and enter your password