Tutorials

PDspect tutorials walk you through step by step and screen by screen how to use PDspect Inspection Software. The following is the current list of the tutorials. To view a tutorial simply click on its link.

Basics of using PDspect Desktop/Laptop/Tablet
This tutorial walks you through the basics of entering inspection data on a desktop, laptop, tablet or handheld computer.

Using PDspect on a Pocket PC
This tutorial walks you through the basics of entering inspection data on a Pocket PC computer.

Using Picture Album
This tutorial shows you how to quickly and easily add photos to your report using Picture Album.

Adding Pictures to Your Inspections
This tutorial will show you how to add pictures to your inspections.

Customizing the report to your style
This tutorial will show you some of the options available that allow you to customize the printed report to find a style that fits you.

Adding Items to Dropdowns
This tutorial will show you how to add items to your dropdown lists.

Editing Rating Sets
This tutorial will show you how PDspect lets you modify your Rating Sets.

Adding a Cover Page
This tutorial will show you how to add a cover page to the beginning of your reports.

Starting a New Inspection on the App
This tutorial will show you how to start a new inspection in the PDspect App.

Sending an Inspection from the App to a PC
This tutorial will show you how to send an inspection from the app to a PC.

Adding Pictures on the App
This tutorial will show you how to add pictures to inspections in the PDspect App.

Crane - Basics of Using PDspect
This tutorial walks you through the basics of entering inspection data on a desktop, laptop, or tablet.

Crane - Basics of Using PDspect on a PDA
This tutorial walks you through the basics of entering inspection data on a PDA.

Crane - Creating a PDF
This tutorial will show you how to create a PDF file of your inspection that can be e-mailed.

Crane - Adding a Crane on Your Pocket PC
This tutorial will show you how to add new cranes on your Pocket PC.

Crane - Editing Rating Sets
This tutorial will show you how PDspect lets you modify your rating sets.

Crane - Modifying Templates
This tutorial will show you the basics of making changes to the standard crane templates.

Due Diligence - Process Overview
This tutorial will show a quick walk through of the entire due diligence process with PDspect.

Due Diligence - The Report
This tutorial covers the due diligence report.

Due Diligence - Inspection Setup
This tutorial will show you how to use the inspection setup tool to easily setup an inspection.

Due Diligence - Basics of Data Entry
This tutorial will show you the basics of entering data with the due diligence product.

Due Diligence - Combining Inspection Reports
This tutorial will show you how to combine inspection files from different field devices into one file.

Due Diligence - Making Changes to a Template
This tutorial will show you how to make basic changes to a due diligence template.

Due Diligence - Customizing Templates to a Property
This tutorial will show you how to customize a unique template for an individual property.

Due Diligence - Using Line and Element Codes
This tutorial will show how to properly use line and element codes when making changes to due diligence templates.

Playground - Basics of Data Entry
This tutorial shows you the basics of entering data when using the Playground Inspection Software Edition.

Playground - Adding Items to Dropdown Lists
This tutorial will show you how to add items to your dropdown lists.

Playground - Creating a PDF
This tutorial will show you how to create a PDF file of your inspection that can be e-mailed.

Playground - Starting a New Inspection on the App
This tutorial will show you how to start a new inspection in the PDspect App.

Playground - Sending an Inspection from the App to a PC
This tutorial will show you how to send an inspection from the app to a PC.

Playground - Adding Pictures on the App
This tutorial will show you how to add pictures to inspections in the PDspect App.

NOTE: The Vehicle Edition has a seperate website and clicking on the tutorials below will take you to the tutorial, on the vehicle specific website.

Overview

Basics of Using the App that runs on the iPhone, iPad, and Android Phones and Tablets
This tutorial walks you through the basics of entering inspection data with the PDspect App on the iPhone, iPad, and Android Phones and Tablets.

Basics of Using on a Windows PC
This tutorial walks you through the basics of entering inspection data using a Windows desktop, laptop or tablet.

App Related

Basics of Using the App that runs on the iPhone, iPad, and Android Phones and Tablets
This tutorial walks you through the basics of entering inspection data with the PDspect App on the iPhone, iPad, and Android Phones and Tablets.

Adding Pictures on the App
This tutorial walks you through how to add pictures to vehicle inspections when using the PDspect App.

Moving a Library from a Windows PC to the App
This tutorial walks you through how to move a library from a Windows PC to the PDspect app using the cloud drive.

Moving a Template from a Windows PC to the App
This tutorial walks you through how to move a template from a Windows PC to the PDspect app using the cloud drive.

Using Voice Recognition on the PDspect App
This tutorial will walk you through how to use voice recognition with the PDspect app.

Starting a New Inspection
This tutorial will walk you through how to start a new inspection when using the PDspect app.

Moving an Inspection from the App to a Windows PC
This tutorial will walk you moving an inspection from the app to a Windows PC.

Customizing Your Templates/Forms

Adding Lines
This tutorial will show you how to add new lines to your inspection templates.

Deleting Lines and Categories
This tutorial will show you how to delete lines and categories from your inspection templates.

Using Merge Fields
This tutorial will show you how to use merge fields in your inspection templates.

Rearranging Lines and Categories
This tutorial will show you how to use rearrange lines and categories in your inspection templates.

Adding Categories
This tutorial will show you how to add categories to your inspection templates.

Creating a New Template
This tutorial walks you through how to create a new template.

Designer Screen Overview
This tutorial goes over the basics of the Designer screen interface.

Customize Your Report

Adding Items to Dropdown Lists
This tutorial will show you how to add items to dropdown lists.

Editing Rating Sets
This tutorial will show you how to modify the rating system to use your words.

Report Presentation Options
This tutorial will show you the options available to customize your final report.

Adding a Cover Page
This tutorial will show you how to add a photo cover page to your report.

Basic Options - Windows PC

Menu Overview
This tutorial will give an overview of all menu options and icons in PDspect Vehicle Inspection Software.

Adding Pictures
This tutorial will show you how to add pictures to your inspections.

Creating a PDF
This tutorial will show you how to create a PDF of your inspection report and then email it.

Inspection Designer

Element/Piece Types
This tutorial explains the different element/piece types available when creating templates.

Template Properties
This tutorial explains the different properties available for templates.

Element Properties
This tutorial explains the different properties available for elements/pieces.

NOTE: The Property Management Edition has a seperate website and clicking on the tutorials below will take you to the tutorial, on the property management specific website.

Overview

Basics of Using the App that runs on the iPhone, iPad, and Android Phones and Tablets
This tutorial walks you through the basics of entering inspection data with the PDspect App on the iPhone, iPad, and Android Phones and Tablets.

Basics of Using on a Windows PC
This tutorial walks you through the basics of entering inspection data using a Windows desktop, laptop or tablet.

App Related

Basics of Using the App that runs on the iPhone, iPad, and Android Phones and Tablets
This tutorial walks you through the basics of entering inspection data with the PDspect App on the iPhone, iPad, and Android Phones and Tablets.

Adding Pictures on the App
This tutorial walks you through how to add pictures to property management inspections when using the PDspect App.

Moving a Library from a Windows PC to the App
This tutorial walks you through how to move a library from a Windows PC to the PDspect app using the cloud drive.

Moving a Template from a Windows PC to the App
This tutorial walks you through how to move a template from a Windows PC to the PDspect app using the cloud drive.

Using Voice Recognition on the PDspect App
This tutorial will walk you through how to use voice recognition with the PDspect app.

Starting a New Inspection
This tutorial will walk you through how to start a new inspection when using the PDspect app.

Moving an Inspection from the App to a Windows PC
This tutorial will walk you moving an inspection from the app to a Windows PC.

Customizing Your Template/Forms

Rearranging Lines and Categories
This tutorial walks you through how to rearrange lines and categories in your inspection templates.

Deleting Lines and Categories
This tutorial walks you through how to delete lines and categories in your inspection templates.

Creating Components
This tutorial walks you through how to create new components.

Adding Lines
This tutorial walks you through how to add lines to your inspection templates.

Adding Categories
This tutorial walks you through how to add categories to your inspection templates.

Merge Fields
This tutorial walks you through how to use merge fields in your inspection templates.

Creating a New Template
This tutorial walks you through how to create a new template.

Designer Screen Overview
This tutorial goes over the basics of the Designer screen interface.

List Assignments
This tutorial covers what list assignments are and how to share them across multiple items.

Customize Your Report

Adding Items to Dropdown Lists
This tutorial will show you how to add items to dropdown lists.

Editing Rating Sets
This tutorial will show you how to modify the rating system to use your words.

Report Presentation Options
This tutorial will show you the options available to customize your final report.

Adding a Cover Page
This tutorial will show you how to add a photo cover page to your report.

Basic Options - Windows PC

Menu Overview
This tutorial will give an overview of all menu options and icons in PDspect Property Management Inspection Software.

Adding Pictures
This tutorial will show you how to add pictures to your inspections.

Creating a PDF
This tutorial will show you how to create a PDF of your inspection report and then email it.

Inspection Designer

Element/Piece Types
This tutorial explains the different element/piece types available when creating templates.

Template Properties
This tutorial explains the different properties available for templates.

Element Properties
This tutorial explains the different properties available for elements/pieces.

Designer - Basics of Using Part I
This tutorial will cover the basic options available in Inspection Designer.

Designer - Basics of Using Part II
This tutorial will cover the basic options available in Inspection Designer.

Designer - Setting Up a Scoring System
This tutorial will show how to setup a scoring system in an inspection template.

Designer - Basics of Starting a New Template
This tutorial will show you the basics of creating a new template in Inspection Designer.

Designer - Creating Columns
This tutorial will show create a template that uses the multiple column format.