Requirements

This page lists the hardware and operating system requirements for the Macintosh and Windows versions of PrintPoint. Keep in mind that PrintPoint offers you complete capability. This means you can mix and match any combination of Macintosh and Windows clients and servers on the same PrintPoint network!

6.x Single User or Client Workstation

Macintosh System Requirements:

  • Intel Mac.
  • Mac OS X (10.6.8 or higher).
  • RAM: Minimum: 4GB. Recommend: 8GB.
  • Hard disk with 150 MB of free space.
  • 1000BaseT Ethernet.
  • CD-ROM drive (or connection to Local Area Network if installing over network).
  • Monitor supporting thousands of colors or higher, with 1280 x 900 or higher resolution.

Windows System Requirements:

  • i5, i7, Xeon, or AMD current model processor.
  • Windows 7, Windows 10.
  • RAM: Minimum: 4GB. Recommend: 8GB.
  • Hard disk with 150 MB of free space.
  • 1000BaseT Ethernet.
  • CD-ROM drive (or connection to Local Area Network if installing over network).
  • Monitor supporting thousands of colors or higher, with 1280 x 900 or higher resolution.

PrintPoint 6.x Server

Macintosh Server Requirements:

  • Intel Mac.
  • Mac OS X (10.6.8 or higher).
  • RAM: Minimum: 4GB. Recommend: 8GB.
  • A dedicated server is required to run PrintPoint Server.
  • Hard Disk with 5 GB free space. Solid State HD (SSD) recommended.
  • 1000BaseT Ethernet.
  • CD-ROM drive.

Windows Server Requirements:

  • i5, i7, Xeon, or AMD current model processor.
  • Windows 7 Professional, 2008 Server, 2012 Server
  • RAM: Minimum: 4GB. Recommend 8GB.
  • A dedicated machine (does not have to be server) is required to run PrintPoint Server.
  • Hard Disk with 5 GB free space. Solid State HD (SSD) recommended.
  • CD-ROM drive.

Additional Recommended Services:

  • 1000BaseT Preferred for Client/Server Network Interface Cards.
  • Gigabit Switch.
  • Broadband Internet Connection to access PrintPoint Update Server.
  • Timbuktu Pro or VNC for remote administration and support services. We also use GotoMeeting and Join.me services as well.

Last Updated: June 16, 2016