System Requirements

Supported Browsers

apd business management ltd. websites and web applications support the following desktop browsers:

Microsoft Internet Explorer - most recently supported version on Microsoft Windows operating system
Microsoft Internet Explorer applies updates automatically to the latest release version
Microsoft Edge - most recently supported version on Microsoft Windows operating system
Microsoft Edge applies updates automatically to the latest release version
Mozilla Firefox - most recently supported version on Microsoft Windows operating system
Mozilla Firefox applies updates automatically to the latest release version
Google Chrome - most recently supported version on Microsoft Windows operating system
Google Chrome applies updates automatically to the latest release version
Apple Safari – most recently supported version on Apple MacOS operating system
Apple Safari applies updates automatically to the latest release version
Opera - most recently supported version on Microsoft Windows operating system
Opera applies updates automatically to the latest release version
For all browsers, you must enable JavaScript, cookies, and TLS 1.0.
Mobile Devices & Tablets
  • Dashboards web application from apd is designed to be compatible with tablets [Apple iPad iOS6+, Google Android 4.2+, Windows Surface 3+]
  • iCIS web application from apd is recommended to be used with a full desktop browser

Desktop applications

Desktop applications provided by apd business management ltd. must be installed on a Microsoft Windows operating system. The minimum system requirements are shown below but as with most applications, performance will increase, the higher the specification of the host computer:

  • Operating System: Microsoft Windows Vista (we recommend Windows 7)
  • CPU: Intel Pentium 1.2Ghz
  • Memory: 2Gb RAM
  • Storage: 1Gb

Reports

Composite Reports and Management Accounts Reports are published in the following formats

  • Microsoft Excel
  • Adobe PDF

In order to view Composite reports you will require

  • Unzip utility (e.g. WinZip)
  • Microsoft Excel 2007 onwards, in a Microsoft Windows operating environment
Note, the dynamic functionality of the Microsoft Excel based composite reports is fully supported on a Microsoft Windows operating system platform. apd business management do not provide any guarantee that the dynamic functionality will operate in full on non-Microsoft Windows operating systems.