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Software System Requirements

This article describes system requirements for CivilGEO engineering software.

It is important to verify that the target computer meets or exceeds minimum system requirements for operation before installing the software. If the computer system does not meet the minimum system requirements, problems may occur while running the software.

System Requirements

Operating System

  • Microsoft Windows 10 (64-bit only)
  • Microsoft Windows 8.1 (64-bit only)
  • Microsoft Windows 7 SP1 (64-bit only)


  • Minimum: 2.5–2.9 GHz or faster processor
  • Recommended: 3+ GHz or faster processor


  • Minimum: 8 GB RAM
  • Recommended: 16 GB RAM

Display Resolution

  • Minimum: 1440 x 900
  • Recommended: 1920 x 1080 or higher

Display Card

  • Minimum: 1 GB GPU with 29 GB/s Bandwidth and DirectX 11 compliant
  • Recommended: 4 GB GPU with 106 GB/s Bandwidth and DirectX 11 compliant

Hard Disk

  • 1 GB for installation (downloaded file)
  • 3 GB for program files

Pointing Device

MS-Mouse compliant device


  • Internet Explorer® 11.0 (or later)
  • Google Chrome

.NET Framework

Microsoft .NET Framework Version 4.5 or higher

Additional Requirements for Large Datasets


16 GB RAM or more

Disk Space

6 GB free hard disk available, not including installation

Display Card

1920 x 1080 or greater True color video display adapter; 128 MB VRAM or greater, Pixel Shader 3.0 or greater, Direct3D® capable workstation class graphics card.

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