Disable Gatekeeper in macOS Sierra

In Sierra version 10.12 of macOS , the option to allow to open apps downloaded from anywhere is disabled. It is even not visible in the System Preferences.

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In order to activate it you have to do it over the Terminal.

1. Open the Terminal
2. In Terminal, enter or copy this:

sudo spctl –master-disable

3. You will be asked to type your password (it will not appear, however it is present)
4. Done! Go to System Preferences and see the new option

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