CS Connect overview

Alerts and notices

CS Connect is easy to use, generally requires no setup, and provides you with a convenient and economical way to complete the following tasks.

  • Download initial and updated application licenses for your firm.
  • Download updates and user bulletins for Practice CS.
  • Receive timely information from Thomson Reuters.


  • If you access Practice CS through Virtual Office CS or Software as a Service (SaaS), you do not need to use CS Connect.
  • You must have a standard internet connection (DSL, cable modem, T1, and so on) to use CS Connect.
  • If you connect to our network of secure data centers using a dial-up internet service or a proxy server, see Setting CS Connect communication options to update your settings.

For additional information, please see CS Connect frequently asked questions and Troubleshooting connection issues.