Why am I prompted to install "Rosetta" during a Canon software installation on my M1 Apple Silicon Mac?
Article ID: FAQ100597 | Date published: 02/19/2021 | Date last updated: 01/20/2022


Rosetta is a translation layer software needed for the M1 Apple Silicon chip that allows apps created for Intel based Macs to work on the M1 Silicon Macs.

If you receive this prompt while installing a Canon driver/software, you should click on "Install".
If prompted, install Rosetta.