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✰ IMPORTANT CONNECTION INFO ✰
✽ (After 9/21/19)✽
IP/NETWORK CHANGE — IP Address for the hotComm Network changing from 18.104.22.168 to: 22.214.171.124
WINDOWS PC USERS — Watch this YouTube Tutorial Below for EXACT INSTRUCTIONS before requesting help from the Support Techs
MAC USERS — Watch this YouTube Tutorial Below for EXACT INSTRUCTIONS before requesting help from the Support Techs
☆ 10/2019: MAC OS News for traders running hotComm CL on a MAC
CLICK HERE for the MAC Alert Document for new OS - (CATALINA)
COMPATIBILITY - SYSTEM REQUIREMENTS - WINDOWS USERS hotComm DOWNLOADS:
hotComm runs on all Windows operating systems, specifically Vista, Windows 7, Windows 8 and 8.1 and Windows 10.
Microsoft XP has met its' 'End of Life'. This means that Microsoft is no longer supporting computers running Windows XP. hotComm Support cannot guarantee that hotComm or our Online Trader Central webinars will run correctly without a fully supported operating system.
* IF YOU STILL USE WINDOWS XP, PLEASE SEE MICROSOFT'S HELP FOR MORE INFORMATION ON THIS TOPIC! *
NEWS - hotComm Support Bulletins
❃ NEW VIDEO ADDED TO OUR MAC PAGE! (Linked to the 'MAC HELP' graphic above)
❃ NEW INFO As of October 2019 MAC OS/Java client issues see our Apple support help page.
❃ ATTN: MAC Users running any hotComm client within Wineskin: If you can, Please do not update your MAC to CATALINA, as parameters have changed since 'Mohave' and all 32 Bit applications are no longer functioning on MAC'S Newest (CATALINA). See the document HERE for alternative ideas...
We DO have a set of instructions to supply those that are still on Mojave or Sierra to allow the Wineskin/hotComm solution to run on your MAC.
More information will be posted here & on our MAC Sys Requirements page as soon as we have it. Thank you!
❃ See: MAC OS/Apple Help Page, Includes Wineskin Setup Instructions - Click Here!
❃ hotComm 8.0 now available for Windows 10, *REVISION INCLUDES presenter preview local streaming window* Please see Revision History for a description.
Click System Requirement information before downloading the hotComm Client and/or visit
❃ FAQ hotComm section for hotTopics/trouble-shooting or **NEW** webinar help.
* NEWS from 1stWorks/hotComm & PC2Me *
I. Presentation Preview Window (in using the hotComm Timed Camera screen sharing
in hotComm Presenter Pro clients ONLY)
II. ...And hotComm Presenter Pro Tips & Time Saving Treasures Presentation Archive for Room Owners & Moderators on the hotComm Presenter Pro Client ONLY may find it helpful to be able to see what they are presenting to the audience.
* CLICK HERE FOR THE *.PPT FILE *
III. PC2 Me with Flash! See: The PC2ME Homepage for more details...
Note for Kaspersky users -- You MAY need to configure your Kaspersky in "Allowed Applications" for hotComm to run with no interference after you download or update.
Please see our instructions at
Windows Vista and hotComm
System Requirements & Tests
Firewalls, Routers & Ports
hotComm Lite Docs
hotComm Standard/Pro Docs
Webinars and Events
More FAQ and Tips
Professor hotComm Power Tips
Text to Speech
- Support Room. with live 1stWorks Support reps here in the U.S.:
Lite, CL = Relay:Test
Std/Pro = Relay, then Test
support@1stWorks.com. Please set your email filters to allow
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- Voicemail: 508-425-6613. Note: for fastest response, join the Support Room or send
Registration, Licenses, Unlock Codes, Activation Keys
Audio Test Room
- Audio Test Room (open 24x7), with a non-stop audio recording:
If prompted, the password = 123
- Training with Professor hotComm.
Hands-on, online training sessions are scheduled regularly.