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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.