System Requirements

Supported Browsers

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

Microsoft Internet Explorer - most recent stable version
Microsoft Internet Explorer applies updates automatically to the latest release version
Microsoft Edge - most recent stable version
Microsoft Edge applies updates automatically to the latest release version
Mozilla Firefox - most recent stable version
Mozilla Firefox applies updates automatically to the latest release version
Google Chrome - most recent stable version
Google Chrome applies updates automatically to the latest release version
Apple Safari – most recent stable version
Apple Safari applies updates automatically to the latest release version
Opera - most recent stable version
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.