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MeasurLink 8 System Requirements

Database Management System (DBMS) Requirements

MeasurLink 8 ships with a copy of Microsoft® SQL Server Express Edition 2014 SP1, this can be for a standalone or a workgroup installation. MeasurLink 8 also supports the following Microsoft® SQL Server versions:
  • Microsoft® SQL Server 2016 Standard Edition
  • Microsoft® SQL Server 2016 Enterprise Edition
  • Microsoft® SQL Server 2014 Standard Edition
  • Microsoft® SQL Server 2014 Business Intelligence Edition
  • Microsoft® SQL Server 2014 Enterprise Edition
  • Microsoft® SQL Server 2012 Standard Edition
  • Microsoft® SQL Server 2012 Business Intelligence Edition
  • Microsoft® SQL Server 2012 Enterprise Edition
  • Microsoft® SQL Server 2008 Standard Edition
  • Microsoft® SQL Server 2008 Enterprise Edition
  • Microsoft® SQL Server 2005 Workgroup Edition
  • Microsoft® SQL Server 2005 Standard Edition
Operating System Requirements

All MeasurLink 8 products are supported on the following Microsoft® Windows Operating System versions:
  • All Windows® 7 versions
  • All Windows® 8 versions (Windows® RT versions are not supported)
  • All Windows® 10 versions (Mobile and IoT versions are not supported)
  • Both 32bit and 64bit operating systems supported

MeasurLink 8 is not supported under Windows XP, 95, NT (NT4 or previous releases) or Vista

Hardware Requirements

Windows® 10
Windows® 8
Windows® 7
  • 1 gigahertz (GHz) or faster 32-bit (x86) or 64-bit (x64) processor
  • 2 gigabytes (GB) RAM (32-bit or 64-bit)
  • 16 GB available hard disk space (32-bit) or 20 GB (64-bit)
  • DirectX 9 graphics device with WDDM 1.0 or higher driver
  • DVD-ROM drive

These requirements are the minimum for the Windows® OS and may not provide optimum performance. In general, the more powerful the PC, the faster the response times!