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Keep an eye out for an email from one of our team members. Someone will be in touch immediately to confirm that your free trial request has been received and is in motion.

You can expect to see your installation instructions in your inbox in the next 24 hours; apologies it is not immediate, we have to connect a few beeps to boops on the backend to generate your unique trial activation code.

In the meantime, here are a few resources you might be interested in:

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Schedule a time to connect

Connect with a Boring team member to discuss your unique use case and receive personalized support in understanding how The Boring Toolbox can help you achieve your goals.

Review system requirements

Read our system requirements to verify if your system is compatible with The Boring Toolbox

Join our[NOT] Boring Newsletter

Get your industry news, Milestone time-saving tips, lessons learned, and relatable laughs all in one place: our [not so] boring newsletter

Schedule a time to connect

Connect with a Boring team member to discuss your unique use case and receive personalized support in understanding how The Boring Toolbox can help you achieve your goals.

Explore the blog

Become an expert on all things Milestone XProtect and The Boring toolbox.

Find how-to guides, best practices, tips, tricks, and everything in between on our Boring Blog.

Getting Started with The Boring Toolbox #3: Learn about the various health monitoring insights and features you will find on your local dashboard.

Getting Started #2: Learn how to configure your parent and managed sites as well as connect Boring to Milestone XProtect using integrated authentication.

Getting Started #1: This tutorial will teach you how to install The Boring Toolbox on your server and client.

The ultimate resource for anyone managing school security and safety on campus -- Here are the best ChatGPT prompts to save you time on incident reporting and analysis, routine communications and alerts, training manual creation, visitor management, and emergency response planning, and security patrol optimization.

In this short video tutorial, you will learn how to add notes to your camera hardware using The Boring Toolbox

In this short video tutorial, you will learn how you can use The Boring Toolbox to quickly and securely log in to an Axis camera without knowing its password.

Quickly and easily set up adaptive streaming on Milestone XProtect using The Boring Toolbox's bulk operations and auto-grouping features. Adaptive streaming improves Smart Client performance by lowering stream resolution, saving bandwidth. It’s great for admins who watch videos in many small tiles.

Three benefits and three concerns you should consider before implementing AI in your businesses security systems.

Install BoringBot on Microsoft teams to receive scheduled reports and real-time health status updates about your Milestone XProtect VMS without leaving your Teams channel!

The ultimate resource for anyone managing their company’s security -- Here are 28 ChatGPT prompts to save you time on policy development, team training, stakeholder communications, and system management.