Using Palm-Tech on a PC - 30 Minutes

This page is designed to help you become an expert on using Palm-Tech on a PC. It has a series of tutorials that walk through different parts of using the software. By watching through each of the videos, you'll learn different aspects of using the program from the basics to some of the more advanced functions.

We put this page together to give inspectors an easy to follow path to learn more about Palm-Tech. If you watch through each of the videos on this page, it will take you approximately 30 minutes.

NOTE: Many inspectors are able to start using Palm-Tech right away and working through this page is not necessary to be able to learn how to use the program. However, by taking the time to go through the page, in 30 minutes you can go from knowing nothing about Palm-Tech to being an expert on using the PC software.

Basics of Using on a PC

This video focuses on the basics of using Palm-Tech on a PC for collecting information. Here are the topics covered in the video:

  • Starting a new inspection
  • Navigating the screen
  • Basics of entering inspection information
  • Basics of adding pictures to inspections

Reviewing My Inspection

This video focuses on revewing your inspection. Here are the topics covered in the video:

  • Completeness Checks
  • Edit Checks
  • Spell Check
  • Inspection Summary Statistics
  • Summary Review
  • Print Preview

Creating and Emailing a PDF

This video focuses on turning your inspection into a PDF that you can then email to your client. Here are the topics covered in the video:

  • Turning your completed inspection into a PDF
  • Emailing a PDF to your client

Navigating the Main Screen

This video shows how to navigate the main Palm-Tech screen.

Entering Cost Estimates

This video focuses on how to enter cost estimates into an inspection. Here are the topics covered in the video:

  • Entering Cost Estimates
  • Changing Cost Estimate Settings

Adding Markups to Pictures

This video focuses on adding markups to pictures that you add to your report. Here are the topics covered in the video:

  • Adding text to pictures on a PC
  • Adding zooms, arrows, and ellipses to pictures on a PC

Adding Disclaimers

This video shows how to add disclaimers to your inspections.

Contact Us

Have questions? Need help? Give us a call at (888)736-2462 or send us an email at

You can also check out the online support materials we have available including our Video Tutorials and our step by step How to Guides.