Please check the compatibility of your  Wordshark or Numbershark product  against your specific OSX, above.  


General Mac System Requirements:

1Gb of hard disk space.

Good quality headphones or external speakers+microphone are recommended for best sound quality.

A printer is useful: Wordshark includes word lists,  word searches and crossword puzzles. Numbershark includes many pages of printable sums.


iPads are NOT supported (though for school use see notes in red on this page).


For schools and home users:

DVDs of Wordshark and Numbershark are available.The DVD works on both PC and Mac computers. It may be installed onto multiple machines, but the licence requires the DVD to be in the internal or external DVD local drive whilst running.  Data is stored on each individual machine, NOT on a server.

For All Mac computers, including those with no DVD drive:

USB Product: Each program is supplied on a USB. The program runs from, and stores user data, on the USB.

Activation Product (Not available in all countries): This may be downloaded, installed and activated, each transferable licence being for a single machine. The program is installed to, and data is stored on, the local hard drive.

Upgrading your computer or buying new? Please check the OSX tab above. Apple have a policy of continuous improvement, and forward compatibility fo future OSX releases cannot be guaranteed.

Mac networks are  no longer produced, but note that a Windows network product can be virtualised out to school client Mac machines via RDP or similar. If considering this option please contact Support first to discuss options and the detailed requirements.