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Getting Started

See the links below for for info on how to get started with the Neat Software

Please Note: If you run into any problems getting started with the Neat Software, click here to view our troubleshooting guide.


  • Installing Neat
    Click here to download the latest version of the Neat Software and see instructions on installing and activating Neat.
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  • These are the required specifications for installation:
    • Microsoft® Windows 7 or Windows 8 (32 or 64-bit) or Mac OS 10.11 or higher
    • Surface Pro and other touchscreen computers are currently not supported, click here for more information.
    • Pentium® IV 2.0+ GHz or faster (Dual Core recommended)
    • 1 GB RAM; 2 GB highly recommended
    • 1 GB of available disk space for installation, 1 GB recommended for user data
    • Available USB port
    • Internet Connection, 1 Megabit (recommended download speeds)
    • Activate Neat Cloud account (Can be activated using a bundle PIN)

  • Creating a Neat Account
    When you download and install the Neat software for the first time, you will be prompted to create a Neat account. Click here for instructions on installing and creating a Neat account for the first time.

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  • Your Neat Cabinet
    Your Neat cabinet is where all of the items that you scan into Neat are stored. Your cabinet functions much like a real filing cabinet, allowing you to create folders that you can add items to and organize according to your preference. You can see how to manage the items in your cabinet in this article
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  • Logging Into Neat
    The first time you access Neat, you will be prompted to sign in to begin a 30 day free trial of Neat Cloud Service. Learn more about the Neat Cloud service plans here, then click here for instructions on logging in to your Neat account.neat-lightweight-app-sign-in


  • Account Management
    Once logged in to your Neat account, you can manage your account settings, including your Neat Cloud and NeatVerify subscription plans, activation services and accounting connections. Click here for more on managing your Neat account.

 

Getting Started Help!
 If you run into any problems getting started with the Neat Software, click here to view our troubleshooting guide.