So should we just assume that Hipchat will go down once a week now?

 

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Is there a health and stability page? It would be nice to see if there is an issue.

There is a status page... but the reliability of the platform is 0 to none.  Our company uses the product across floors and continents and it literally has issues every week now.  Its time to look at Slack.

rant

Not only are the frequent issues troubling, but the compatibility issue with HipChat V4 and 32 Bit Windows 7 computers is quite frustrating and eating into my time budget.

As a workaround I am having to install Version2 on the affected computers.

I love HC, but lets get it together Atlassian!

/rant

FYI, this switch added to the command line for starting hipchat.exe found in c:\program files\Atlassian\Hipchat4  Fixes the  launch errors in HipChat V4 on 32 bit Windows computers:

--disable-gpu

 

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