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Instructions for Upgrading to HECM 2.1


This page is only for users who currently have a working version of the HECM client software loaded on their PC. For a fresh install of the HECM client software please go to the HECM Installation Instuctions Page
To upgrade to version 2.1 of the HECM client software:
1. Please click on the link below.
2. When prompted with the question "Do you want to run or save this file?", please select "Run".
3. If you receive the question "The publisher could not be verified. Are you sure you want to run this software?", please select "Run".
4. You will receive a dialog box asking the folder to upzip the new software. It will default to "C:\program files\hecm". Please ensure you are unzipping to the directory where the current software is installed. Then click "Unzip".
HECM Upgrade
The first time you run the program after the upgrade, you may see a pop-up message which reads "The publisher could not be verified. Are you sure you want to run this software?"

You should unclick the check box labled "Always ask before opening this file" and then click "Run"


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