ProMaster Hardware System Requirements



ProMaster Hardware "Premium" hardware requirements

This product edition is installed on a single network server (which may for small installations be used also as a workstation) and a portion of the product can be installed on workstation computers for each user. All parts of the program and also the program database are located on the network server, and a portion of the program is located on each workstation.

The minimum server computer hardware requirements are:

  • Pentium CPU
  • 2GB of free (available) RAM
  • 2GB of available Hard Disk Drive space (ongoing space requirements depend on the type and amount of data stored)
  • Mouse or other pointing device
  • One of: Windows XP, Windows Vista, Windows 7, Windows 8, Windows 2003, 2008/2008 R2 or 2012/2012 R2.
  • The minimum display resolution required is 1024 x 600 with 16 bit colour (sometimes called 64K colours or 65536 colours). 1920 x 1080 with 32 bit colour is recommended, as is a large display.

The minimum workstation computer hardware requirements are:

  • Pentium CPU
  • 1GB of free (available) RAM
  • 80MB of available Hard Disk Drive space
  • Mouse or other pointing device
  • One of: Windows XP, Windows Vista, Windows 7, Windows 8, Windows 2003, 2008/2008 R2 or 2012/2012 R2.
  • The minimum display resolution required is 1024 x 600 with 16 bit colour (sometimes called 64K colours or 65536 colours) or greater.
  • A Windows supported printer is required for reports.
  • A Windows supported label printer with a minimum 100mm label width is required for labels.

ProMaster Hardware "Basic" hardware requirements

This product edition is installed on a single workstation and does not have any components installed on a network server. All parts of the program and also the program database are located on the workstation.

The minimum workstation computer hardware requirements are:

  • Pentium CPU
  • 1GB of free (available) RAM
  • 2GB of available Hard Disk Drive space (on-going space requirements depend on the type and amount of data stored)
  • Mouse or other pointing device
  • One of: Windows XP, Windows Vista, Windows 7, Windows 8, Windows 2003, 2008/2008 R2 or 2012/2012 R2.
  • The minimum display resolution required is 1024 x 600 with 16 bit colour (sometimes called 64K colours or 65536 colours). 1920 x 1080 with 32 bit colour is recommended, as is a large display.
  • A Windows supported printer is required for reports.
  • A Windows supported label printer with a minimum 100mm label width is required for labels.

Notes about hardware requirements

  • Ensure the most recent service pack for your operating system is installed.
  • System requirements are minimum requirements and good performance depends on ensuring your hardware and networking reflect your usage style and resources required by other running applications.

Networking protocol requirements (Premium edition only)

ProMaster Hardware Premium requires that the TCP/IP networking protocol be installed and functioning correctly.

Firewall software (Premium edition only)

If you are running any type of firewall software you must ensure that it allows ProMaster Hardware to communicate on TCP port 30634 and port 30635.