System Requirements

This article lists the minimum and recommended hardware and software requirements to install and run AutoMate.


The hardware requirements in the following table apply to AutoMate Professional and Premium Editions.

Hardware Component

Minimum Requirements

Recommended Requirements


1 GHz 32-bit or 64-bit processor

2 GHz 32-bit or 64-bit processor (or higher)



2 GB RAM (or more)

Hard Drive

200 MB available hard disk space

400 MB available hard disk space (or more)


800x600 Resolution

1024x768 Resolution (or higher)

Operating System

The following table lists supported operating systems that apply to all AutoMate 8 Editions.

Supported Operating Systems

Microsoft Windows Server 2008

Microsoft Windows 7

Microsoft Windows Vista SP2

Microsoft  Windows Server 2003 SP1

Microsoft Windows XP SP3



  • AutoMate and BPA Server will run on 64bit versions of Windows, but it will run as a 32bit application.

  • Windows 95, 98 and ME and 2000 are not supported due to internal limitations of those operating systems.

  • Always be certain to apply all "critical updates" and Service Packs from Microsoft to ensure proper operating system and AutoMate functionality. To obtain Microsoft updates, visit Microsoft's Windows Update Online Service at

Additional Requirements



.Net Framework

Microsoft .NET Framework 4.0 (or higher). For more details, visit

See Also

Updates, Resources & Support

Installation Properties

Command-Line Installation