System Requirements

Please review these hardware requirements. QuoteSoft may run on systems with lower capabilities, but the performance may be limited. QuoteSoft will run faster – on a faster computer!  If you have any questions please give support a call at 541-684-4665.

System Requirements

  • Sheet Metal & Fabshop: Windows 10, Windows 8.1, Windows 7 . Business, Professional, or Ultimate versions preferred (Home version is not supported). International Language Operating Systems only supported on Windows 7, 10 Ultimate.
  • Piping & Plumbing: Windows 10, Windows 8.1, Windows 7. Business, Professional, or Ultimate versions preferred (Home version is not supported). International Language Operating Systems only supported on Windows 7, 10 Ultimate.
  • MEMORY: 64-bit system: 8 GB of RAM minimum 16 GB preferred;
  • (We recommend new program installs with On-Screen Input only on computers that are less than 3 years old
  • Processor: Intel i5-6200U 2.80 GHz, or better.
  • Recommended new workstation set-up –  Windows 10 64 Bit Pro, 16 GB Memory, Solid State Drive,  2 GB Video Card+, UHD Monitor. 
  • MONITOR OPTIONS: 
  •       SINGLE MONITOR: 22″ HD 1080P monitor or larger, 256MB Video Card or better –  512MB + and 27 inch monitor preferred.
  •       DUAL MONITOR: At least one 22″  HD 1080P monitor or larger, Dual Monitor Capable – 512MB  Video Card or better and 27 inch monitors preferred.
  •       ADDITIONAL SOFTWARE: Microsoft Office for Small Business 2010 or later (Includes Excel and Word).
  •       PORT REQUIREMENTS: System must have an open Com Port if a digitizer will be used (one of ports 1 thru 6)
  •       SERVER REQUIREMENTS: When run over a network, QuoteSoft only uses the server as a file server – there is no server-side processing that occurs. You can use any Windows OS or use one of the PC’s in the network as the “peer” server.
  • You must be logged on as an administrator to install QuoteSoft software. For  Windows 7, 8.1 and 10 operating systems, there are different types of user accounts (e.g. guest,user or administrator). Administrative accounts are needed to install software and make other changes to the computer.For initial loads or to install updates from QuoteSoft, you must be logged on as an Administrator or a member of the Administrators group. If your computer is connected to a network, your network policy settings may also prevent you from completing this procedure.If you do not have access to make the required system configuration modifications. Please run installations and updates from an administrator’s account. If you are trying to install on a corporate computer or network, please contact the network administrator for administrative permissions.
  • New Install Disk Space – 500 MB.
    Accumulative disk space – 10 to 100 GB / per year / per estimator with PDF On-Screen Drawings. Network Speed 100 – 1Gb/s Ethernet recommended.1Gb/s ( 1000 Mb/s) Ethernet network preferred.
    6Gb/s Hard Drives preferred.  Solid State Drives have substantial speed improvements with QuoteSoft.
  • Call for current monitor / workstation / file server recommendations.

System administrator will need to verify that network anti-virus is not blocking QuoteSoft programs. Anti-virus must be compatible with QuoteSoft operations.

FOR NON-US ENGLISH LANGUAGE – WINDOWS USERS: Operating System: Windows 10, Windows 8, Windows 7, US-English Version ONLY, or alternately, Windows 7, 10 Ultimate – International Language Operating System.  Additional software: QuoteSoft currently requires Microsoft Office 2010, 2013, 2016 for Small Business, US-English version only.

  • The faster the computer, network, and server, the faster QuoteSoft will operate.

If you have any questions please give support a call at 541-684-4665.