Hot-Accounts Installation Instructions

Note: you can now also use Google Chrome as your web browser to start the installation!

Step 1: Add ClickOnce support for your web browser

You are now using:

Microsoft Edge (Original version)
Internet Explorer
Google Chrome /Microsoft Edge Chromium
Other webbrowser

If you see a green box, your browser supports clickonce. Proceed with step 2.

If you see a red box, first add clickonce support for your browser if you haven’t done this before.

Step 2: Install Microsoft® SQL Server® Compact 4.0 SP1

Download SQL CE 4.0 64 bit

Note: If you are still using an old 32 bit pc you need to download this version => Download SQL CE 4.0 32 bit

Double-click the downloaded file to start the installation. See detailed screenshots

Step 3: Install Hot-Accounts (first installation and updates)

IMPORTANT: If you are updating from v1.02.008 or earlier, please first uninstall Hot-Accounts!

Licence notice
You are allowed to download, install and use Hot-Accounts free of charge.
You are not allowed to change the Hot-Accounts software without prior permission of the author.
The author can’t be held responsible for any damage incurred by using Hot-Accounts.
You are supposed to agree with these conditions when you start downloading, installing or using Hot-Accounts

Install Hot-Accounts (1.02.009 build 256 2020/01/11)

With a clickonce supporting web browser the installation is launched immediately after clicking the Install link. Press the Open button to continue.

Note: if you get a wrong location error or a version problem, first uninstall Hot-Accounts and then reinstall it. If you still have installation problems, please leave a message on the contact page.

See detailed screenshots for this part of the installation

Step 4: Create your first Hot-Accounts database

Hot-Accounts is launched automatically after installation. You first have to create a new Hot-Accounts database. See Start Using Hot-Accounts how to do that.