WILCOM PC SPECIFICATION
for EmbroideryStudio

WILCOM embroidery software
Wilcom DecoStudio

Wilcom DecoStudio e3

Wilcom EmbroideryStudio

Wilcom EmbroideryStudio e3

Minimum and recommended PC spec for EmbroideryStudio e3 and DecoStudio e3:

Item

Minimum

Recommended

CPU

Intel® Pentium® 4, AMD Athlon™ 64 or AMD Opteron™

2 GHz+ Latest Intel or AMD 32-bit or 64-bit multi core processor

Operating
System

Microsoft® Windows® 8 (32-bit or 64-bit Editions), Windows® 7, Windows Vista®, Windows® XP, with latest service packs installed (32-bit or 64-bit editions)

Microsoft® Windows® 8 (32-bit or 64-bit Editions), Windows® 7 with latest service packs installed (32-bit or 64-bit editions)

Memory

1 GB

2 GB

Hard Disk Size

40 GB

80 GB or more

Free Disk Space

At least 10GB after installation

At least 20GB after installation

Graphics Card

Support for Highest Color (32bit) and resolution (1024 X 768)

Support for DirectX 9 graphics with:
WDDM Driver
512MB of graphics memory (non-integrated)
Pixel Shader 2.0 in hardware
32 bits per pixel

Monitor

17" at 1024 X 768

Dual Monitors capable of displaying 1280 X 1024 or higher

USB Ports

Dedicated USB port for a USB Dongle

Dedicated USB port for a USB Dongle

Data drives

DVD-ROM Drive for installation
Dual Layer DVD-ROM for Extras DVD

Backup Device - e.g. DVD Burner, removable hard drive

Sound Card

Required for multimedia training

Required for multimedia training

NOTE: nVidia nForce motherboards are not fully compatible with our security dongle.

Wilcom DecoStudio e2

Wilcom EmbroideryStudio e2

Minimum and recommended PC spec for EmbroideryStudio e2 and DecoStudio e2:

Item

Minimum

Recommended

CPU

Intel® Pentium® 4, AMD Athlon™ 64 or AMD Opteron™

2 GHz+ Latest Intel or AMD 32-bit or 64-bit multi core processor

Operating
System

Windows® 7, Windows Vista®, Windows® XP, with latest service packs installed (32-bit or 64-bit editions)

Windows® 7 with latest service packs installed (32-bit or 64-bit editions)

Memory

1 GB

2 GB

Hard Disk Size

40 GB

80 GB or more

Free Disk Space

At least 10GB after installation

At least 20GB after installation

Graphics Card

Support for Highest Color (32bit) and resolution (1024 X 768)

Support for DirectX 9 graphics with:
WDDM Driver
512MB of graphics memory (non-integrated)
Pixel Shader 2.0 in hardware
32 bits per pixel

Monitor

17" at 1024 X 768

Dual Monitors capable of displaying 1280 X 1024 or higher

USB Ports

Dedicated USB port for a USB Dongle

Dedicated USB port for a USB Dongle

Data drives

DVD-ROM Drive for installation
Dual Layer DVD-ROM for Extras DVD

Backup Device - e.g. DVD Burner, removable hard drive

Sound Card

Required for multimedia training

Required for multimedia training

NOTE: nVidia nForce motherboards are not fully compatible with our security dongle.

Wilcom DecoStudio e1.5

Wilcom EmbroideryStudio e1.5

Minimum and recommended PC spec for EmbroideryStudio e1.5 and DecoStudio e1.5 :

Item

Minimum

Recommended

CPU

1 GHz Intel or AMD 32-bit processor

2 GHz Intel or AMD 32-bit processor

Operating
System

Windows XP SP3

Windows Vista Business SP2 or Windows 7 Business

Memory

1 GB

2 GB

Hard Disk Size

40 GB

80 GB or more

Free Disk Space

At least 5GB after installation

At least 15GB after installation

Graphics Card

Support for Highest Color (32bit) and resolution (1024 X 768)

Support for DirectX 9 graphics with:
WDDM Driver
256MB of graphics memory (non-integrated)
Pixel Shader 2.0 in hardware
32 bits per pixel

Monitor

17" at 1024 X 768

Dual Monitors capable of displaying 1280 X 1024 or higher

USB Ports

Dedicated USB port for a USB Dongle

Dedicated USB port for a USB Dongle

Data drives

DVD-ROM Drive for installation
Dual Layer DVD-ROM for Extras DVD

Backup Device - e.g. DVD Burner, removable hard drive

Sound Card

Required for multimedia training

Required for multimedia training

NOTE: nVidia nForce motherboards are not fully compatible with our security dongle.

Wilcom ES Designer 2006

ES21L / ES21E / ES21D / ES45 / ES65

Minimum and recommended PC spec for Wilcom ES Designer 2006:

Item

Minimum

Recommended

CPU

Pentium III (800 MHz) Or Higher

Pentium IV 2.0 Ghz or Higher

Operating
System

Windows 2000 SP4 / Windows XP SP2

Windows XP SP3

Memory

128 MB (More if running multiple Apps)

1Gb (More if running multiple Apps)

Hard Disk Size

8 GB

20 GB or more

Free Disk Space

1GB

2GB

Graphics Card

Support for High Color (16bit) and resolution (1024 X 768)
Independent Graphics Card with Dedicated Video Memory (Not shared with System)

32 MB or higher graphics card (non integrated to the system board)

Monitor

17" at 1024 X 768

20" at 1152 X 864

USB Ports

Dedicated USB port for a USB Dongle

Dedicated USB port for a USB Dongle

Data drives

CD-ROM drive for software installation

Backup Device - e.g. DVD Burner, removable hard drive

Sound Card

Not required

Recommended for PET multimedia training products for ES