Install the new standalone HCL Sametime 11.5 Standard Client.
1. Login to the HCL Flex server. Under Collaboration, locate and open the Sametime 11.5 folder.
2. Use the link on the right to download, Sametime_11.5_StandardClient_Win.zip.
3. Extract all files, and open the extracted folder: Sametime_11.5_StandardClient_Win.
If we directly run the setup.msi, the installation always fails. Therefore we run the setup.exe instead.
Run Setup (application).
The rest of the installation has the typical steps:
- Accept the license
- Accept the default installation location, or specify your own
(e.g. c:\Program Files (x86)\HCL\Sametime Connect\ )
- wait for the install complete
- On the final confirmation screen, there is a checkbox, which defaults checked, to select whether to immediate run the Sametime Connection client, we left it checked and clicked the Finish button.
Setup / Login Steps:
After you launch the Sametime client, the first launch will default to the second tab to complete the Community server login.
Enter your server:
Enter your user name, which, at Mindwatering, is your email:
Enter your web password from your Person doc or LDAP directory:
Assuming you wish more ease vs. security, click both of the checkboxes to Remember password, and Automatically log in.
Click Log In.