FIREHOUSE Software Installation Guide

The FIREHOUSE Software Installation Guide is designed to help you install and launch new installations of Firehouse®. Information on updating your existing installation of FH to a newer version is available in the FIREHOUSE Software Update Guide, at

You can install FH® on any computer or network at your department. If there are no computers available at your department, you can install FH on a personal computer.

Note: The free evaluation version of FH, which creates a functional installation of FH with all available modules, expires 90 days after installation. However, you can not export state information in evaluation mode.

FIREHOUSE Software support staff is available to answer your questions by telephone or email. Support hours are from 7:00 a.m. to 7:00 p.m. Central time, Monday through Friday, and from 8:00 a.m. to 12:00 p.m. on Saturday. Call 800-921-5300, option 3. You can also send an email to


System requirements

Launch the FH installation

Install FH as a new installation

Update an existing installation of FH

Log in to an evaluation copy of FH

Network installation changes

Activate the FH installation

Configure a purchased copy of FH

Activate and configure additional FH installations