System Recommendations

System recommendations can vary between different InstantPlanner customizations. For more detailed information, please contact your Manufacturer.

If you are planning to upgrade or buy new hardware and are unsure about our recommendations, please read this article.

Minimum Specs
Best Performance/Experience
Operating System Windows 7 (64 bit Edition) Windows 7 ( 64bit Edition)Windows 8 (64bit Editions)
Processor Intel i3 @2.4Ghz or better Intel i7- 2600K or better

Graphics Cards 
(A) (B)

Nvidia brand graphics card with a Passmark G3D score of 1290 or higher Nvidia brand graphics card with a Passmark G3D score of 4954 or higher
Hard Disk Drive 7200RPM Drive Intel SSD Hard Drive
RAM 4GB 8GB of RAM or Better
Monitor Resolution 1920×1080 1920×1080 or Better
Disk Space 2 GB Free space 2 GB Free space
Internet Broadband Connection Broadband Connection
Mouse Mouse with a Scroll Wheel Mouse with a Scroll Wheel

(A) Please see this document for Nvidia GPU Optimization Settings

(B) Integrated Graphics/ graphics Accelerators are not recommended for InstantPlanner. InstantPlanner requires the use of a dedicated GPU for 2D / 3D graphics and rendering.

  1. This document will show you step by step to setup yourInstantPlanner  to only use the Nvidia graphics card instead of the integrated graphics: Nvidia GPU Optimization Settings

Supported operating systems (1)

  • Windows 10 (64-bit)
  • Windows 8/8.1 (64-bit)
  • Windows 7

(1) Windows Vista is supported but not recommended.

NOT Supported Operating systems

  • ANY emulators for operating systems like Wine, VMware etc.
  • Apple computers running Windows software.
  • Windows XP.
  • Windows 8/8.1 (32-bit)
  • Windows 10 (32-bit)

Installation requirements & System administration

Users will need to have the administrative privilege level during installation of the program on the local device.

Network Access Requirements for Configura License Server

IP Addresses:
Ports: TCP/80 (HTTP)
  TCP/443 (HTTPS)

Network Access Requirements for MyConfigura

IP Addresses:
Ports: TCP/80 (HTTP)
  TCP/443 (HTTPS)

Antivirus settings

(Without these exceptions Catalogue server will run slower than normal, or might not run at all)

Files that must be excluded from active scanning include:

Some users may experience problems with Catalogues, if these exceptions are not in place.

Email Communications

Please check that your spam filters have white-listed no-reply [at] configura [dot] com so important emails will be allowed to be delivered to you. Questions on this should be referred to your internal IT staff.

Test software

It may be necessary for you to test your network to make sure your software is able to communicate with our license server. You are welcome to download the test software below to confirm your computer can communicate with our license server.