Configura Classic

 

System Recommendations

There can be great variations in the system recommendations for Configura's different customizations. For more specific information, please contact your Project Manager at Configura.
 

Large drawing system recommendations

Note: Required in order to work with large drawings1,2

Desktop system recommendations

  • Windows 7, 64-bit version
  • Processor: Intel™ Core® 2 Duo 2.4+ GHz or equivalent AMD Athlon® or better
  • RAM: 2+ GB
  • 1600 x 1200 monitor, 32-bit color
  • Graphics Card: Nvidia GeForce 9800 series with at least 512 MB of memory
  • Hard disk drive: 7200 RPM drive
  • Available disk space: 100-250 MB at install location, depending on the customization you are using
  • Internet: Broadband connection required for LiveUpdate support
  • Mouse with a scroll wheel

 
Laptop system recommendations

  • Windows 7, 64-bit version
  • Processor: Intel Core 2 Duo 2.0GHz+ or equivalent AMD Athlon or better
  • RAM: 2+ GB
  • 1600 x 1200 monitor, 32-bit color
  • Graphics Card: Nvidia GeForce 9800 series with at least 512 MB of dedicated memory
  • Hard disk drive: 7200 RPM drive
  • Available disk space: 100-250 MB at install location, depending on the customization you are using
  • Internet: Broadband connection required for LiveUpdate support
  • Mouse with a scroll wheel
 
1) The definition of what a large drawing is varies depending on the customization in use, the number of drawing objects, imported AutoCAD drawings/objects and their inherent level of detail.
 
2) For a more detailed look at system recommendations and technical details, we have prepared this document (pdf).

 

Minimum system recommendations

Note: Suitable only for small projects


Desktop system recommendations

  • Windows 7, 64-bit version
  • Processor: Intel Core 2 Duo 1.8+ GHz or equivalent AMD Athlon®
  • RAM: 1+ GB
  • Graphics Card: Nvidia GeForce 8, or 9 series with at least 256 MB dedicated memory1,2
  • Monitor: 1280x1024, 32-bit color
  • Available disk space: 100-250 MB at install location, depending on the customization you are using
  • Internet: Broadband connection required for LiveUpdate support
  • Mouse with a scroll wheel


Laptop system recommendations

  • Windows 7, 64-bit version
  • Processor: Intel Core 2 Duo 1.8+ GHz or equivalent AMD Athlon
  • RAM: 1+ GB
  • Graphics Card: Nvidia GeForce 8, or 9 series with at least 256 MB dedicated memory1,2
  • Monitor: 1280x1024, 32-bit color
  • Hard disk drive: 7200 RPM drive recommended
  • Available disk space: 100-250 MB at install location, depending on the customization you are using
  • Internet: Broadband connection required for LiveUpdate support
  • Mouse with a scroll wheel

1) Unless your graphics card supports at least OpenGL 2.0 or better, Configura may not be able to run on your computer at all.
 
2) Use of integrated graphics is not recommended. The usage of an integrated graphics card, will significantly reduce performance and may cause program related issues.
 

Supported operating systems

  • Windows 8 (Not Windows 8 RT). We recommend the 64-bit version.
  • Windows 7. We recommend the 64-bit version.
  • Windows Vista. We recommend upgrading to Windows 7.
  • Windows XP Professional Service Pack 3 or later.

 

Notice regarding support for Windows XP

From April 8, 2014, Microsoft will no longer support or update Windows XP. For Configura users, this means that our support for XP is going to be limited for a period of time, before we stop supporting Windows XP entirely on September 1, 2014. More information is available on Microsoft's web page:
windows.microsoft.com/en-us/windows/end-support-help

 

We do not support

  • ANY emulators for operative systems like Wine, VMware etc.
  • Apple computers running Windows software in Mac OS.
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