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System Requirements: AutoCAD OEM 2016

For 32-Bit AutoCAD OEM 2016

  • Microsoft® Windows® 7 Enterprise, Professional, or Ultimate edition – OR - Windows® 8/8.1 Enterprise or Pro edition
  • Minimum Intel® Pentium® 4 or AMD Athlon™
  • 4 GB RAM
  • 10 GB free disk space for installation
  • 10 GB free disk space for development
  • 1,024 x 768 display with true color (1,600 x 1,050 or higher recommended)
  • Microsoft® Internet Explorer® 9.0 or later
  • Microsoft® Visual Studio® 2012 (Update 4)
  • DVD Drive

Notes: AutoCAD® OEM 32-bit software cannot be installed on a 64-bit Windows® operating system.

For 64-Bit AutoCAD OEM 2016

  • Microsoft® Windows® 7 Enterprise, Professional, or Ultimate edition – OR - Windows® 8/8.1 Enterprise or Pro edition
  • Minimum Intel® Pentium® 4 or AMD Athlon® 64 processor
  • 4 GB RAM (8 GB recommended)
  • 10 GB free disk space for installation
  • 10 GB free disk space for development
  • 1,024 x 768 display with true color (1,600 x 1,050 or higher recommended)
  • Microsoft® Internet Explorer® 9.0 or later
  • Microsoft® Visual Studio® 2012 (Update 4)
  • DVD Drive

Notes: AutoCAD® OEM 64-bit software cannot be installed on a 32-bit Windows® operating system. AutoCAD OEM does not support Windows 8 (standard), Windows 7 Home Premium, Windows XP, or Windows Vista as development platforms.