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How to activate your Hi5 account

Activating your account

First things first, open the invitation mail in your inbox from It should look something like this:

Note: Make sure mails from are not blocked in your company's intranet! If you haven't received your invitation mail, please check with your IT manager, or pop us a mail at 

Check out our system requirements for details on whitelisting.

Step 1

Click on the Accept Invite button.

Note: If Internet Explorer (IE) is your default browser, rather copy and paste the activation link in the email into a newer browser like Chrome, Firefox, Edge or Safari.

Step 2

After clicking the Accept Invite button, a new browser tab will open asking you to Activate Account. Check the mail address (it should be the same as the one where you received the invitation link) and click the Next button.

Step 3

Fill out the fields and click Get Started (don't worry, you can change these under My Profile if you need to make changes).

Step 4

Congrats! You've successfully activated your account. Take a look around...

You can now explore your company's Hi5 Wall of Fame, look through the Hi5 Menu, and most importantly - give some Hi5's!

Next steps:

Use Hi5 on your phone and desktop - Check out: Getting the Hi5 app on Desktop & Mobile
Invite some co-workers to the party! Check out How to add a co-worker (if applicable).
Give out some radical Hi5's! Check out How to give a Hi5.

Watch the Getting Started Video:

Happy Hi5'ing!

Updated on: 19/09/2022

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