Slidebank system requirements


Slidebank accounts start with a minimum of 10 users.

The following items are needed for the successful operation of Slidebank.

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Client hardware

PC, Mac or iPad, 2GB memory or greater, 1024 x 768 monitor or larger, 16-bit graphics or better.

Sound facilities (for video tutorials), mouse or touchpad, keyboard or equivalent, Internet connection.


Broadband Internet connection, WiFi, 3G or 4G wireless. Access for HTML (web) documents via Port 80 & Secure Socket Layer (SSL) via Port 443.

Client software

Windows, Mac or iPad operating system; Microsoft Internet Explorer 8 (or newer) or compatible browser (including Chrome, Firefox, Safari and others) with Flash v.8 or later for Mac or PC (Flash not needed for iPad).

Microsoft PowerPoint 2007/2010/2013 for editing slides, or PowerPoint Player for playback only.

Access to the Internet and ability to save files to a local storage device (for presentation file downloads where needed).

No software installation is necessary on Client PCs or the iPad.

Check to see if your computer supports flash. Click on the button and if you can see the animation, you're good to go.

Slidebank Is Designed To Work Friction-Free Alongside Your Corporate IT Systems



All Browsers

Slidebank is compatible with all Internet browsers (although it works best with Google Chrome). All you need is a working Internet connection.

Microsoft PowerPoint

Slidebank is guaranteed to work with all the latest versions of Microsoft PowerPoint for Windows. Many of our customers use Slidebank with PowerPoint for Mac without any problems.

No Plug-ins or Software Installations

Slidebank does not require any software Plug-ins or installations. It is managed entirely via the Web.

No Firewall Problems

As Slidebank is treated by browsers as a normal website, there are no Firewall issues to contend with.


Multi-Device Platform

Slidebank is designed to work on desktop, laptop and iPad. The Slidebank for iPad app is specifically designed for iOS6 and iOS7.


Slidebank Is Uniquely Engineered To Handle PowerPoint


Keeps files intact

Slidebank will never break up your PowerPoint files for storage, unlike many solutions. Your files stay intact on our securely hosted servers, ready for when you need them.

Retains full functionality

Slidebank has been beautifully engineered to work with PowerPoint and will preserve the formatting and functionality of your slides, when they've been dropped into a new presentation.

Keynote Compatible

Whilst engineered for PowerPoint, Slidebank presentations can be downloaded as PowerPoint files, which may then be opened using Keynote for viewing.

Multimedia Files

Slidebank can store slides that contain embedded video or sound clips in its library, ready to drop into new presentations.


Slidebank lets you upload your own PowerPoint templates, to change the look and feel of a slide selection with one tap.

Office 365

Slidebank is the perfect complement to Office 365 on the iPad. Access all your slides, create, share and deliver new presentations on the go.



  • is designed, optimized and tested to support most features of the files produced by current PC-based versions of Microsoft PowerPoint, namely PowerPoint 2003, 2007, 2010, 2013 and 2016. Files created using Mac versions of PowerPoint may cause errors and are not fully supported because of differences in their feature sets and file formats. The iPad App contains a sub-set of the functionality of the Slidebank Desktop App.
  • Being a Web-based solution, Slidebank is designed to handle only short/small video clips (a few MB only).
  • Slidebank 'On-Demand' service is provided by Digital Image Ltd and delivered direct to your desktop or iPad via secure encrypted Internet connection for a small monthly fee per user. Other than a browser with Flash, no software installation is necessary on client PCs.


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