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System Requirements

For 32-bit ObjectARX 2015

  • Microsoft® Windows® 7 Enterprise, Professional, or Ultimate edition – OR - Windows 8/8.1 Enterprise or Pro edition
  • Intel® Pentium® 4 or AMD Athlon™ dual-core processor, 3.0 GHz or higher with SSE2 technology
  • 4 GB RAM 
  • 500 MB free disk space for installation
  • 1,024 x 768 VGA display with true color (1,600 x 1,050 or higher recommended)
  • Microsoft® Internet Explorer® 9 or later web browser
  • Available as download only
  • Microsoft® Visual Studio® 2012 (Update 4)

For 64-bit ObjectARX 2015

  • Windows 7 (64-bit) Enterprise, Professional, or Ultimate edition – OR – Windows 8/8.1 Enterprise or Pro edition
  • AMD Athlon™ 64 or AMD Opteron™ processor with SSE2 technology, Intel Pentium 4 or Intel® Xeon® processor with Intel EM64T support and SSE2 technology
  • 4GB RAM (8 GB recommended)
  • 500 MB free disk space for installation
  • 1,024 x 768 VGA display with true color (1,600 x 1,050 or higher recommended)
  • Microsoft® Internet Explorer® 9 or later web browser
  • Available as download only
  • Microsoft Visual Studio 2012 (Update 4)

For 64-bit ObjectARX 2014 for Mac®

  • Mac OS X® - Mountain Lion 10.8 or Later; Mavericks 10.9 or later
  • 64-bit Intel Processor
  • 3 GB RAM (4 GB – Recommended)
  • 20 MB free disk space for installation
  • 1,280 x 800 display with true color (2880 x 1800 with Retina Display recommended)
  • Apple® Safari® 5.0 or later
  • Available as download only
  • Xcode 4.4 - For developers running Mac OS X 10.8 or later

For 64-bit ObjectARX 2013 for Mac®

  • OS X® - Snow Leopard 10.6.8 or Later; Lion 10.7.2 or later
  • 64-bit Intel Processor
  • 3 GB RAM (4 GB – Recommended)
  • 20 MB free disk space for installation
  • 1,024 x 768 (1,600 x 1,200 or higher – Recommended) VGA display with true color
  • Apple® Safari® 5.0 or later
  • Available as download only
  • Xcode 3.2.5 or 3.2.6 for Objective C Development

Note: The ObjectARX® AutoCAD engineering environment does not support Windows XP/7/8/8.1 Home Edition or Windows Vista (any) as development platforms.