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Use of this software and related materials is provided under the terms of the SoftPro Software License Agreement. By accepting the License, you acknowledge that the materials and programs furnished are the exclusive property of SoftPro. You do not become the owner of the program, but have the right to use it only as outlined in the SoftPro Software License Agreement.

All SoftPro software products are designed to ASSIST in maintaining data and/or producing documents and reports based upon information provided by the user and logic, rules, and principles that are incorporated within the program(s). Accordingly, the documents and/or reports produced may or may not be valid, adequate, or sufficient under various circumstances at the time of production. UNDER NO CIRCUMSTANCES SHOULD ANY DOCUMENTS AND/OR REPORTS PRODUCED BE USED FOR ANY PURPOSE UNTIL THEY HAVE BEEN REVIEWED FOR VALIDITY, ADEQUACY AND SUFFICIENCY, AND REVISED WHERE APPROPRIATE, BY A COMPETENT PROFESSIONAL.

SoftPro Standard 21.1 - Minimum Requirements

 

Before Beginning

SoftPro strongly recommends that operating systems are up-to-date with the most current service packs and updates before upgrading to the latest version of SoftPro.
 

Operating System

Servers: Windows Server (2008, 2008R2, 2012, 2012R2 and 2016), & Windows Small Business Server Standard Edition.
Client Workstations: Windows (7, 8, & 10).

  • Note: Please make sure you have the latest service packs and updates installed on your current operating system.

 

Disk Space

Servers: 7 GB*
Client Workstations: 1 GB*

  • Note: 5-10 GB allocated for initial database implementation.
  • Note: 2 GB are recommended for Windows 7*.

 

Memory

Servers: 2 GB RAM or higher (server)†.
Client Workstations: 1 GB or more, depending on O/S†.
 

CPU

1 gigahertz (GHz) or faster 32-bit (x86) or 64-bit (x64) processor.
 

Document Merge

Microsoft Word and/or Corel WordPerfect are required to take advantage of the word processor merge features of ProForm. As of this writing, the following have been tested & approved by SoftPro:

  • Microsoft Word (2007, 2010, 2013, & 2016).
  • WordPerfect (12, 13, 14, & 15).

 

Display

The following minimum resolutions are recommended with the following display settings:

  • Smaller - 100% (default): 1024x768
  • Medium - 125%: 1280x768
  • Larger - 150%: 1600x900

 
† Adding more memory will improve software performance, especially when working with multiple files or applications simultaneously.
* Actual requirements will vary based on your system configuration, number of applications, & the amount of data you accrue. Additional hard disk space may be required if you install over a network.

SoftPro Standard 31.1 - Minimum Requirements

 

Before Beginning

SoftPro strongly recommends that operating systems are up-to-date with the most current service packs and updates before upgrading to the latest version of SoftPro.
 

Operating System

Servers: Windows Server (2008, 2008R2, 2012, 2012R2 and 2016), & Windows Small Business Server Standard Edition.

  • Note: This version comes with SQL Express 2014 & SQL Management Studio. If you install Standard 30.0 with the default instance, please research the requirements for SQL Express 2014 that Microsoft has published.

Client Workstations: Windows (7, 8, & 10).

  • Note: Please make sure you have the latest service packs and updates installed on your current operating system.

 

Disk Space

Servers: 7 GB*
Client Workstations: 1 GB*

  • Note: 5-10 GB allocated for initial database implementation.
  • Note: 2 GB are recommended for Windows 7*.

 

Memory

Servers: 2 GB RAM or higher (server)†.
Client Workstations: 1 GB or more depending on O/S†.
 

Database Server

Microsoft SQL Server: (2008 SP2+, 2008 R2 SP2+, 2012, 2014, & 2016).
Disk: Recommended 2GB Free Disk Space (for installation), plus appropriate disk space for your database. Document storage requirements are highly variable. Disk I/O (throughput) is critical to overall performance.
 

CPU

1 gigahertz (GHz) or faster 32-bit (x86) or 64-bit (x64) processor.
 

Document Merge

Microsoft Word and/or Corel WordPerfect are required to take advantage of the word processor merge features of ProForm. As of this writing, the following have been tested & approved by SoftPro:

  • Microsoft Word (2007, 2010, 2013, & 2016).
  • WordPerfect (12, 13, 14, & 15).

 

Firewall

Please see the firewall configuration section in the installation guide appendix.
 

Display

Minimum 1024x768
 
† Adding more memory will improve software performance, especially when working with multiple files or applications simultaneously.
* Actual requirements will vary based on your system configuration, number of applications, & the amount of data you accrue. Additional hard disk space may be required if you install over a network.