System Requirements

PoreXpert and PoreXtract System Requirements

The better your computer, the more you will be able to do with PoreXpert, which is designed to run your computer to its maximum possible capacity. If the calculations are beyond what your computer can handle, then you can send a batch operation to us to be run on PoreXpert Cloud – free of charge during the beta testing period subject to a reasonable usage limit.

  • Windows XP SP3 and above / Windows Vista / Windows 7 / Windows 8 if using PoreXtract, PoreXpert, PoreXpert Professional & PoreXpert Professional Academic
    • 64 bit versions of Windows XP may work with the software but are not officially supported. We recommend that you upgrade to a newer operating system
  • Spare USB Port for copy protection dongle for PoreXpert and PoreXpert Professional
  • Dual core processor
  • 2GB RAM for PoreXtract and the 32-bit PoreXpert Application.
  • We recommend a minimum of 4GB RAM for the 64-bit version of PoreXpert
  • Dedicated graphics card when using Porexpert so that you can use the virtual reality viewer for larger unit cell sizes.
  • Internet access for the latest Help, using Porexpert Cloud, registration of the software and downloading updates of the software.