Configuring an on-premises user (Windows)

Use this procedure to configure HCL Client Application Access (HCAA) on Microsoft™ Windows™ if you are an on-premises user. On-premises users use only mail and applications that are on HCL Domino® servers at their company sites.

About this task

If you already use HCL Notes® or an earlier version of HCAA, HCAA is ready to use and you can skip these steps.


  1. Double-click the HCL Client Application Access icon on your Desktop.
  2. Complete the following information and then click Next.
    • Enter your user name.
    • Uncheck I am an IBM SmartCloud user.
    • Enter your Domino mail server name.

    On-premisis configuration dialog
  3. Select the appropriate connection method and click Next:
    on-premisis configuration and connect dialog box
  4. Follow the configuration steps and provide your user Notes ID file and password when asked.
  5. Configuration is complete once the HCL Client Application Access Homepage is launched.