- Windows 10, 8.1, 8, or 7, 32-bit or 64-bit
- Apple Macintosh OSX and Linux operating systems are NOT supported.
- Virtualisation systems such as Citrix, Mac Parallels or VMWare are NOT supported.
- Windows XP & Vista are NOT supported.
- Pentium 4 series or equivalent CPU processor
- 2 Gigabytes of RAM memory
- Dedicated Graphics card that supports OpenGL 3.0; such as Nvidia, ATI or Matrox models (NOT Intel integrated graphics)
- A monitor of at least XGA capability (1024 x 768 resolution)
- Core 2 series or equivalent CPU processor (note Discover3D does not utilise multiple CPU cores in most tools)
- 4 Gigabytes of RAM memory
- Dedicated Graphics Card that supports OpenGL 3.0 with 512MB dedicated memory (VRAM), and with OpenGL optimised Drivers, such as Nvidia Quadro or ATI FireGL series.
- A monitor of at least SXGA capability (1280 x 1024 resolution)
The install wizard checks for the following and prompts you if not already on your system; you can choose
to have the install wizard install these requirements, or cancel the installation if you do not want to
Note the following are all 32-bit (x86) versions, even if installing on a Windows 64-bit OS
- Microsoft .NET Framework 4.5.2 (Client Profile and Extended)
- Microsoft SQL Server Compact 3.5 Service Pack 2 (x86) for Windows Desktop
- Microsoft Visual C++ 2010 SP1 Redistributable Package (x86)
- Microsoft Visual C++ 2012 Update 4 Redistributable Package (x86)
- Microsoft Access Database Engine 2010 Redistributable (x86)
- SlimDX runtime .NET 4.0 x86 January 2012 (end user runtime)