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Computer Requirements

For students who wish to use their own computers, these are the minimum system requirements:
Course or
Program of Study
  Software   Processor   Operating System   Hard Drive Requirements   Memory   Display
Introduction to
 Digital Media
Adobe CS4 2GHz or faster processor for DV; 3.4GHz for HDV; dual 2.8GHz for HD* Microsoft® Windows® XP with Service Pack 2 (Service Pack 3 recommended) or Windows Vista® Home Premium, Business, Ultimate, or Enterprise with Service Pack 1 (certified for 32-bit Windows XP and Windows Vista†) 24.3GB of available hard-disk space for installation; additional free space required during installation (cannot install on flash-based storage devices) 2GB of RAM (more RAM recommended when running multiple components 1,280x900 display with OpenGL 2.0–compatible graphics card
Computer Information
(Software and Hardware Tracks)
Visual Basic.NET 2005 Pentium III
(600 MHZ)
Windows 2000with SP4
 or later
2GB of free space
3.8GB for MSDN Library (optional)
Windows 2000 requires 192MB of ram (1024 x 768) or higher with 256 colors
 Drafting & Design

(May be purchased at 

Campus EStore for
Check with CF’s bookstore for more details
Intel Pentium® 4 or higher, AMD Athlon® 64 or higher, or AMD Opteron® processor Microsoft® Windows® XP Professional (Service Pack 2 or higher)
Microsoft® Windows® Vista (Business, Premium and Ultimate)
Microsoft® Windows® XP Professional x64
Microsoft® Windows® Vista 64 bit (Business, Premium and Ultimate)
1 GB swap space (2 GB recommended) 2 GB hard disk space 1 GB RAM (2 GB recommended) 128 MB or greater, Open GL® or Direct3D® capable workstation class graphics card
Look on AutoCad site for approved Video cards
CGS 1100
Office 2007 Pentium III
Windows XP with Sp2 2GB of free space Requires 256MB of ram or greater
Grammar and contextual spelling in Word is not turned on unless the machine has 1GB free memory
(1024 x 768) or higher

*** USB storage device is recommended for saving data in all courses ***

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