Running screens.hootboard.com on your hardware

Our digital signage interface can be run from the cloud on a browser on your hardware at screens.hootboard.com. Below are some recommended guidelines:
  • Use Chrome Browser - We test and support our software on the latest version of Chrome
  • Install Cache Killer Plugin -  Download Cache Killer in order for us to clear older versions of our software in the browser's cache.
  • Monitor Resolution - We recommend using a TV or monitor with Full HD or 4K.
Once you have a Screen Id perform the following steps:
  1. Open Chrome and Click on Settings. Ensure Cache Killer has been installed and is active.
  2. Click on File and Select New Incognito Window
  3. Go to https://screens.hootboard.com/
  4. Enter your 6 digit Screen Id
  5. In Chrome, click on View and Select Enter Full Screen Mode. You're all set!
Additionally, you may need to perform periodic hard refreshes in order to pull the latest versions of HootBoard software. Please email us at support@hootboard.uservoice.com to let us know you are running screens.hootboard.com on your own hardware and we'll add you to our mailing list for when updates are performed.


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