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PC requirements for V7 software

Customer has a computer XP OS and is looking into a new computer and asked my advice on the specs for a new computer with the intention of installing V 7 on it.

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This is what is on the box. John in Software Support feels these are "minimum" requirements and you should always buy more power and memory if you can afford it:

Minimum PC Requirements:
CPU: Intel® Pentium® 4, AMD Athlon™ 64 or AMD
Opteron™ | Operating System: Windows® 8 (32-bit
or 64-bit Editions), Windows® 7 (32-bit or 64-bit
Editions), Windows VistaTM (32-bit or 64-bit Editions),
or Windows® XP (32-bit)*, all with latest service packs
installed | Internet Browser I.E. 7.0 or Later | System
Memory 1 GB (32-bit) or 2 GB (64-bit) | Hard Disk Size
40 GB | Free Disk Space 20 GB | Graphics Card Minimum:
Support for Highest Color (32bit) and resolution (1024 X
768) | Monitor 17" at 1024 X 768 | USB ports: Dedicated
USB port for a USB-Dongle | USB mouse | Data Drives:
DVD-ROM Drive for software installation | Optional:
Internet connection for access to regular product
information | Sound Card required for multimedia training
* NOTE: Operating Systems other than those stated above
are not supported.

System Requirements for Apple Mac users:
Apple Mac desktop, MacBook or MacBook Pro with Intel
CPU | Intel Core 2 Duo, Xeon, i3, i5, i7 processors | 4 GB
of RA M memory, or more | 20 GB free hard disk space | Mac
OS X 10.6.7 or later; OS X Lion recommended | USB port
available for the BERNINA security key | Extra USB port
for connection to BERNINA machine

Required for Apple Mac users but not supplied as part of the kit:
Boot Camp 4.0, VMware Fusion 4, Parallels 7 or later | Windows® 7 SP1 (32-bit or 64-bit) Home or higher

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