Desktop Application Setup

This guide will show you how to set up the desktop application.

The desktop application is our recommended interface as it provides the best experience for our creators. It can be launched automatically on startup and does not require a login every time.

If you prefer to use the web application, simply visit app.personal.ai using Chrome and log in. You can skip this article and jump directly to our guide on exploring your personal AI.

Installing the Desktop Application

Download the desktop application for Mac or Windows from the download page. Personal AI is not yet available for Linux.

Screenshot of download page for desktop applicationScreenshot of download page for desktop application

Screenshot of download page for desktop application

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Administrator Privilege

Personal AI requires administrator privileges to be installed on your computer. If you do not have access, please contact your system administrator.

Launch the downloaded file and follow the instructions displayed during the installation process.

Before completing the installation, you can choose to launch the desktop application automatically during your computer startup.

As long as you remain logged into the application, Sync Speech and Sync Clipboard will always be ready if they are activated.

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Screenshot of desktop installation options

A desktop shortcut is also created to open Personal AI manually.

Launching the Desktop Application

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Browser-Based Application Launcher

You must launch the desktop application manually once before your web browser can launch it in the future.

To log in the desktop application, visit our login and logout guide.

If you are already logged in your browser, launch the desktop application by clicking on "Open in Desktop App" in the bottom-left corner.

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Screenshot of launching desktop application

You need to authorize Personal.ai to access the application. You can also set your browser to always allow Personal.ai.

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Screenshot of browser authorization required to launch desktop application