Q: Minimum recommended specifications and requirements

Recommended Specifications and Devices to ensure smooth operation of Smartpad Pro

Although Smartpad pro will work on any device and operating system, some devices do work better than others. The difference in device operation is due to the varied specifications of each device which may provide a faster or slower browsing experience of Smartpad Pro.

Before committing to purchasing any mobile device or computer we recommend you test using Smartpad Pro to ensure you know how it will perform.

Internet Connection Speed: (This is especially important with high volumes of users sharing the one connection)

Minimum – 5 MBPS
Recommended – 10 MBPS

Minimum Recommended Hardware Specifications:

WINDOWS:

Minimum Requirements:
OS: Windows 7 64bit
Processor: Intel Core i3 4th Gen or AMD equivalent
Memory: 8 GB
Storage: Solid State Drive

Recommended:
OS: Windows 10 64bit
Processor: Inter Core i5 7th Gen or AMD equivalent
Memory: 16 GB
Storage: Solid State Drive

MAC :
Minimum: OS X 10.11 El Capitan
Recommended: OS 10.13: High Sierra
Memory: 8 GB
Storage: Solid State Drive

Necessary Updates:

Your Google Chrome must be kept up to date, failure to do this will cause issues using Smartpad Pro, including various functions, features, pricing and possibly the ability to access your account.

Support and Training Requirements:

In order to provide a high level or support we require “team viewer” be installed on all computers, your version of team viewer must be open and not locked by your IT company. Should we not be able to connect to your computer through team viewer we may not be able to provide the support or training required.

Smartpad Pro is the most intelligent quoting and business management software available for the window furnishings industry. Very easy to use, Smartpad Pro allows you to manage and streamline every part of your sales – managing leads and customers, scheduling employees, automatically creating quotes on all products from curtains to security screens, and managing orders and payments. We know it’s a big statement, but there’s nothing our system can’t cover.

Absolutely. We offer our software in quite a few countries around the world, Smartpad Pro has multi-language capability, multi-currency, and the ability to automatically handle any tax variables in other countries. If you’re looking for a solution in your region, simply use the contact form to tell us what you’re looking for, and we will be in touch.

Most programs out there claim to be designed for our industry, but once you dig deeper you find they are not much more than a pretty CRM with a ‘made for the blinds industry’ title on top. In reality, there are only a couple programs out there that do anything remotely close to what Smartpad Pro can for your business.

We hate to be blunt, but if you are looking for a program that will do ALL of your quoting, for ALL brands and ANY product type then you’d be wasting your time with anything else. It all comes down to our Product Configurator, our secret weapon that allows us to do things that other platforms can’t.

Smartpad Pro is built for retailers who sell:

It is equally useable and equally beneficial for small businesses with a handful of staff or national multi-store retailers or franchises.

Less than the cost of making an ordering mistake each month. See specific pricing here: View Price Plans.

No, no additional equipment is required. You can use Smartpad Pro on almost any device, you just need an internet connection. Smartpad Pro works on Android and Apple tablets and phones, and any Apple or Windows operated desktop or laptop. We do recommend all Apple tablets and devices for the best user experience and do have recommended minimum requirements for windows based computers to ensure the best experience while using Smartpad Pro.

Smartpad Pro can accurately quote and order any product, no matter how complex. With our Product Configurator, Smartpad Pro quotes:

Plus you’re able to quote and order any product you like that may not be in our system with our custom product entry

Unlike other software, we can support any manufacturer’s product on the market. When we set up a client, we add all your manufacturers to the system, including any private label products that are exclusive to you.

Currently there are over 5,000 products and 245,000 fabrics on the system, with new ranges being added all the time.

We take care of all of your product and price updates, and it’s included in your monthly subscription. All you need to do is send us through the new price list and we will take care of the rest.