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Archived Webinars

Filed under: All regions, Middle East, Software, South Africa, Technical

Webinars are recorded to offer you a place to revisit all the webinars that you missed and for additional information.  All previously held webinars are available to view by clicking on the links below. We are updating these to our website news page as they are processed and published. If you are looking for a […]… read more

Windows 10 compatibility

Filed under: All regions, Software, Technical

This week Microsoft released Windows 10. Candy We have tested Candy and it works well in both the 32- and 64-bit versions. We expect this to be our preferred operating system by year end. The Windows 10 Home version is not generally encouraged, since the Home versions of Windows do not support full networking capability. BuildSmart BuildSmart requires Internet […]… read more

New Candy Quantity Take Off module

Filed under: Software

We have recently launched a new module into the Candy suite of project control applications, at no additional cost to Candy users. Candy QTO is an electronic take-off application which measures off 2D and 3D drawings and seamlessly integrates the quantities into Candy. This take-off system can be used to prepare a Bill of Quantities […]… read more

Microsoft discontinue Windows XP support

Filed under: Software

Microsoft has announced that they will no longer support Windows XP at all from April 2014 – even the Service Pack 3 version. Candy is still XP compatible, with certain exceptions, but obviously we will continue to write software for the Windows Vista,  7 and 8 operating systems. Candy also looks better on these later […]… read more

*New* Subcontract Manager & Cost and Allowables

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A new version of the Subcontract Manager is now on its own application tab at the top of the screen, rather than being an option in Valuations. It contains revised and more focused subcontract management functions. The Costs and Allowables module has also been moved to its own tab. This simplifies the work done at the Valuations stage […]… read more