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Australian Standards Database Guide (Techstreet)

Australian Standards registration

To register for a Techstreet login:
1.   Enter your first name, last name and email address in the form below.

Leave Location as "Chadstone VIC, Australia"

Click Sign Up.

Sign Up




  • Leave location as "Chadstone VIC, Australia"
  • Email must be your Holmesglen email address (personal email addresses will not work).

For students:
For staff:

2.   Check your Holmesglen email inbox. You should receive an email from Techstreet with a link to set your password.

How do I access my Holmesglen email?

3.   Open the link "Click here to create password" and choose a password.

FileOpen plug-in

To view standards, the FileOpen plug-in must be installed on your PC or device. This is a free Adobe approved plug-in which allows you to open protected PDF documents.

Note: If this plug-in is not installed, the file may open properly. 

FileOpen installation

On campus:

The FileOpen plug-in can be installed from My Applications or ZenWorks (Library Resources folder)

If using a thin client computer, FileOpen will be automatically installed to work with Adobe Acrobat Pro DC (Does not work with Adobe Reader)

Off campus and own devices:

FileOpen plug-in for Windows/Mac/Linux and FileOpen Viewer for iOS/Android is available online and free to download. 

Download FileOpen

PDF reader

To view standards you will need a supported PDF Reader; either Adobe Acrobat Pro DC or Adobe Reader. 

PDF viewer installation

On campus

Adobe Acrobat Pro DC can be installed from My Applications or ZenWorks (Library Resources folder)

Off campus and own devices:

Download Adobe Reader (free)