CADSTAR 18 - System Requirements

Hardware Configuration

The minimum hardware configuration guide is shown below. This also includes the required configuration for running the P.R.Editor (up to 5000 HS) application.

  • 2 GHz INTEL compliant processor (3 GHz recommended)
  • 20 Gb hard disc (NTFS format)
    • 250Mb disk space required for full CADSTAR installation and libraries
  • 1 Gb RAM (2 Gb recommended)
  • 2 Gb virtual memory / paging file
  • 1280 x 1024 display, 256 colours
  • 3 button mouse
  • USB port

Operating System Support

CADSTAR PCB design software is supported on the following Microsoft Operating Systems only.

  • Windows 7 Professional Edition
  • Windows 7 Professional x64 Edition
  • Windows 8.1 Pro Edition
  • Windows 8.1 Pro x64 Edition
  • Windows 10 Pro Edition (Requires Anniversary Edition)
  • Windows 10 Pro x64 Edition (Requires Anniversary Edition)