Help and Information

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What are the system requirements for Bob Designer?

16th October 2012

The Bob Designer software is compatible with the following operating System:

·  Mac Requirements

Operating System: Version 10.9 or newer
Processor: 1.4 Ghz
Memory: 2GB RAM
Available storage: Minimum 5 GB (recommended)
Minimum Screen Resolution: 1280 x 1024

·  Windows Requirements

Operating System: Windows 7 or higher
Processor: 1.4 Ghz
Memory: 2GB RAM
Available storage: Minimum 5 GB (recommended)
Minimum Screen Resolution: 1280 x 1024

Linux with kernel 2.6 or newer

Memory: 200 MB minimum for installation plus additional free space for your Bob Book

Processor: AMD Athlon, or Pentium III, 1 GHz or faster recommended

Disk space to install application: 100MB

Please note that Microsoft no longer support Windows XP, this will affect the running of the Bob Designer Software. This is a Microsoft decision and unfortunately out of the control of Bob Books.  If you are a Windows XP user you can use our Online Book Creator or our Design service.
Should Bob Designer take a long time to start please check that your computer meets our system requirements. Older computers may struggle to perform at the required processing speed.