New MacOS Desktop Client Update Failing (6.1.0)

Is anyone having issues with the new MacOS Desktop Client Update Failing (6.1.0)? I am unable to install it due to a error in the file and now I don’t have Bark on my computer at all.

Hello, I’m with the Bark Team. We are happy to help you with this. Could you please try moving the current Bark version to trash, using the “move to trash” option. Once complete, reboot the mac and reinstall the bark desktop application, directly from our website here.

We are happy to help you and are here 7 days a week. Reach us at, Thank you Ryan! :slight_smile:

Hi there, having a similar issue trying to load the bark laptop app onto my computer:

any help would be appreciated.


Hello! I am with the Bark team. :slightly_smiling_face: This looks like Mac security settings need to be adjusted to allow apps installed from third party sources, since Bark is from outside of the App Store. Try:

Please connect with Bark’s friendly support team at if you have any questions or need help. :slightly_smiling_face: