SmartCAT System Requirements
Microsoft® Windows® XP, Windows® Vista (32 or 64 bit), Windows® 7 (32 or 64 bit)
Intel 1.2Ghz or AMD Equivalent
512MB for XP; 2GB+ for Vista & 7 (3GB+ Recommended)
10GB for XP; 80GB for Vista & 7; If recording audio, 200GB+ is recommended.
CD/DVD-Rom Drive to read data.
CD/DVD Writer to make backup copies or transfer files (recommended).
2 USB ports* - One for Realtime Input and one for Output (3 or more recommended)
1024x768 compatible graphics card and monitor
Flash Drive/USB Thumb Drive for transferring files
External Floppy drive to read TurboCAT Archive/Steno Writer files
External Microphone for recording audio
A 500GB+ USB Storage Drive for backup (less if you aren't recording audio)
*modern computers do not come with Serial ports. If you have any writer other than the Diamante, you will also need a USB to serial adapter cable. Wireless (Bluetooth) USB to serial adapaters are available.