How to check if Homebrew is installed on your Mac

Updated: April 20, 2022 By: A Goodman Post a comment

This short article shows you a few ways to check whether Homebrew is installed on your Mac or not.

1. Open your Terminal and run the command below:

brew --version

If Homebrew is installed, you’ll get its version like this:

Otherwise, you’ll receive an error as follows:

command not found: brew

2. Another popular way is to use the which keyword, like so:

which brew

It’ll return the path where Homebrew is installed:

Or an error message:

brew not found

You can easily install Homebrew by performing the following command:

/bin/bash -c "$(curl -fsSL"

That’s it. Have a nice day.

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