Will HIMS run on Win8 operating system?

Melanie Courtney

Windows 8 (as well as previous version of Windows to Vista)  will all support HIMS. To avoid any complications we strongly recommend that you download the updated patches, and upgrades.

What type of report formats can I print from HIMS?

Melanie Courtney

In addition to generating a “paper” version of your report, you are also able to export or send your HIMS reports as a *.pdf, *.txt, *.doc, *.rpt and as a *.xls file format.

Will HIMS backup my data automatically?

Melanie Courtney

HIMS does not perform automatic data backups, however the system will allow you to backup your data and store it in a specific location of your choosing. Backing up your HIMS data is easy to do whichever backup utilities you use i.e. backup CD, external HD, or thumbdrive. This practice will ensure that your data is secure.

Can HIMS be installed in a network environment?

Melanie Courtney

Yes you are able to install HIMS for a network environment and as a “server” on a regular workstation, but before installation you must first ensure that your systems meet or exceeds all recommended requirements.

Will HIMS work on my Apple devices?

Melanie Courtney

Yes! The Web version of HIMS works beautifully on devices such as the iPad and iPhone, which makes it a great tool for inspectors working in the field.

Why is HIMS restricting me from uploading images larger than 2MB?

Melanie Courtney

HIMS will not allow the end user to upload images larger than 2MB. This is done to minimize data space and keep the program running at an acceptable speed. Many digital cameras allow you to define the resolution / size of your photos – changing this setting can help reduce file size.