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This topic outlines the procedure to download the PointMan application onto a mobile 


ProStar recommends Android 5.1.1 as older versions are no longer supported by Google and 
may present security vulnerabilities.

Internet connectivity (on the mobile Android device).

ProStar' recommends a connection of at least 400kbps for optimum performance.


  1. On your mobile device, launch a browser application (ie: Chrome).  
  2. Navigate to the ProStar/PointMan Download website at: 
  3. Tap the Download button to start the download on your tablet. 
    NOTE: downloading the application onto your laptop or desktop will not work. This application is designed specifically for your Android phone or tablet.  
  4. Review the License Agreement, then tap OK. The download will automatically start. 
  5. Close the License Agreement dialog by clicking the button in the upper right corner. 
  6. On your device, navigate to the downloaded file. 
    ​Depending on the type of Android device, your downloaded file may be accessible through different methods:
    • On some devices, you will see a down-arrow icon in the upper left corner of your tablet screen.
    • On other devices, you will need to navigate to the Download file, and locate the PointMan application/icon.  
  7. Tap the downloaded file. Review the PointMan Privacy statement. 
  8. Tap Next
  9. Tap Install
    Once the install is complete, you will have the option to close the message window, or directly open the application.  
  10. Tap Open
    The Add User Type message displays.  
  11. Tap Create new local user for stand alone use.  
  12. Tap OK.  
  13. Enter a User Name 
    Note: a tablet can only have one (1) user at a time for PointMan. Your account and data is tied to the DEVICE.
  14. Enter an Email address.
  15. Tap Add
  16. Review the license dialog  
  17. Tap Close to return to the log in screen and continue to log into PointMan.

     See: New Project Screen for the next step