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System recommendations

System recommendations can vary between different Configura customizations. For more detailed information, please contact your Manufacturer.

If you are planning to upgrade or buy new hardware and are unsure about our recommendations, please read this article.

Recommended specs

  • OS1: Windows 7 or newer
  • Processor: Intel i7-2600k or better
  • Graphics card2 3: Nvidia brand graphics card with a Passmark G3D score of 4954 or higher
  • Disk type: SSD
  • Memory: 8GB RAM
  • Monitor resolution: 1920x1080
  • Available disk space: 2GB
  • Online Connection specs: Broadband Connection
  • Peripheral: Mouse with a scroll wheel

Minimum specs

  • OS1: Windows 7 or newer
  • Processor: Intel i3 @ 2.4 GHz or better
  • Graphics card2 3: Nvidia brand graphics card with a Passmark G3D score of 1290 or higher
  • Disk type: 7200 rpm HDD
  • Memory: 4GB RAM
  • Monitor resolution: 1920x1080
  • Available disk space: 2GB
  • Online Connection specs: Broadband Connection
  • Peripheral: Mouse with a scroll wheel
  1. We support Windows 10 (64-bit preferred), Windows 8.1 (64-bit) and Windows 7 (64-bit). We do not support any emulators for operating systems like Wine, VMware etc., Apple computers running Windows software, Windows XP, Windows 8.1 (32-bit), Windows 10 (32-bit) and Windows Vista.
  2. Please see this document for Nvidia GPU Optimization Settings.
  3. Integrated Graphics/ graphics Accelerators are not recommended for Configura. Configura requires the use of a dedicated GPU for 2D / 3D realistic graphics. This document will show you step by step to setup Configura to only use the Nvidia graphics card instead of the integrated graphics: Nvidia GPU Optimization Settings.

System administration

Installation requirements

Users will need to have the administrative privilege level during installation of the program on the local device.

Antivirus settings

Without these exceptions Configura will run slower than normal, or might not run at all. Files that must be excluded from active scanning include:

  • CETDesigner.exe
  • CETDownloader.exe
  • CETDCDownload.exe
  • CETDCUpload.exe

Some users may experience problems with Catalogues, if these exceptions are not in place.

Network Access Requirements for Configura License Server
Host
license.configura.com
IP Addresses
83.140.2.70
Ports
TCP/80 (HTTP)
TCP/443 (HTTPS)
Network Access Requirements for MyConfigura
Host
my.configura.com
IP Addresses
83.140.2.70
Ports
TCP/80 (HTTP)
TCP/443 (HTTPS)

Email Communications

Please check that your spam filters have white-listed no-reply@configura.com so important emails will be allowed to be delivered to you. Questions on this should be referred to your internal IT staff.

Test software

It may be necessary for you to test your network to make sure your software is able to communicate with our license server. You are welcome to download the test software to confirm your computer can communicate with our license server.

If you are planning to upgrade or buy new hardware and are unsure about our recommendations, please read this article.

Recommended specs

  • OS1: Windows 7 or newer
  • Processor: Intel i7-2600k or better
  • Graphics card2 3: Nvidia brand graphics card with a Passmark G3D score of 4954 or higher
  • Disk type: SSD
  • Memory: 8GB RAM
  • Monitor resolution: 1920x1080
  • Available disk space: 2GB
  • Online Connection specs: Broadband Connection
  • Peripheral: Mouse with a scroll wheel

Minimum specs

  • OS1: Windows 7 or newer
  • Processor: Intel i3 @ 2.4 GHz or better
  • Graphics card2 3: Nvidia brand graphics card with a Passmark G3D score of 1290 or higher
  • Disk type: 7200 rpm HDD
  • Memory: 4GB RAM
  • Monitor resolution: 1920x1080
  • Available disk space: 2GB
  • Online Connection specs: Broadband Connection
  • Peripheral: Mouse with a scroll wheel
  1. We support Windows 10 (64-bit preferred), Windows 8.1 (64-bit) and Windows 7 (64-bit). We do not support any emulators for operating systems like Wine, VMware etc., Apple computers running Windows software, Windows XP, Windows 8.1 (32-bit), Windows 10 (32-bit) and Windows Vista.
  2. Please see this document for Nvidia GPU Optimization Settings.
  3. Integrated Graphics/ graphics Accelerators are not recommended for Configura. Configura requires the use of a dedicated GPU for 2D / 3D realistic graphics. This document will show you step by step to setup Configura to only use the Nvidia graphics card instead of the integrated graphics: Nvidia GPU Optimization Settings.

System administration

Installation requirements

Users will need to have the administrative privilege level during installation of the program on the local device.

Antivirus settings

Without these exceptions Configura will run slower than normal, or might not run at all. Files that must be excluded from active scanning include:

  • CETDesigner.exe
  • CETDownloader.exe
  • CETDCDownload.exe
  • CETDCUpload.exe

Some users may experience problems with Catalogues, if these exceptions are not in place.

Network Access Requirements for Configura License Server
Host
license.configura.com
IP Addresses
83.140.2.70
Ports
TCP/80 (HTTP)
TCP/443 (HTTPS)
Network Access Requirements for MyConfigura
Host
my.configura.com
IP Addresses
83.140.2.70
Ports
TCP/80 (HTTP)
TCP/443 (HTTPS)

Email Communications

Please check that your spam filters have white-listed no-reply@configura.com so important emails will be allowed to be delivered to you. Questions on this should be referred to your internal IT staff.

Test software

It may be necessary for you to test your network to make sure your software is able to communicate with our license server. You are welcome to download the test software to confirm your computer can communicate with our license server.


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