MACHINING STRATEGIST Minimum System Requirements

System Requirements for Machining STRATEGIST


To install Machining STRATEGIST you need administrative privileges.

Operating system

Machining STRATEGIST 2016 R2 and later will not function on operating systems prior to Windows 7.

32 bit operating systems are no longer supported.
The 64 bit versions of Windows 7, Windows 8.1 and Windows 10 are supported. 

Only Professional versions of the listed operating system are supported.

Windows 8.0 is not supported.

System requirements

Machining STRATEGIST has the following system requirements:

- Enhanced processor instruction command set (SSE2) for faster processing. However this means that Machining STRATEGIST is not available on processors that do not support this feature.
- The processor chip must support the SSE2 instruction set. (All 64 bit processors support SSE2).
- 10GB free disk space
- Memory - A minimum of 4GB RAM, 16GB recommended.


OpenGL graphics card with at least 1280 x 1024 resolution.

The recommended graphic cards for Machining STRATEGIST are the NVidia Quadro series.

Machining STRATEGIST uses on board graphics memory if it is available. In most cases 512MB of graphics memory is sufficient.

Graphic drivers

The users should use the latest driver appropriate to their card and OS.