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Adobe Creative Suite 5 Design Standard - System Requirements

Mac OS

Windows

  • Multicore Intel® processor
  • Mac OS X v10.5.7 or v10.6
  • 1GB of RAM or more recommended
  • 8.2GB of available hard-disk space for installation; additional free space required during installation (cannot install on a volume that uses a case-sensitive file system or on removable flash-based storage devices)
  • 1024x768 display (1280x800 recommended) with qualified hardware-accelerated OpenGL graphics card, 16-bit color, and 256MB of VRAM
  • Some GPU-accelerated features require graphics support for Shader Model 3.0 and OpenGL 2.0
  • DVD-ROM drive compatible with dual-layer DVDs
  • QuickTime 7.6.2 software required for multimedia features
  • Adobe Flash® Player 10 software required to export SWF files
  • Broadband Internet connection required for online services*

For updates to system requirements, visit www.adobe.com/go/designstandard_systemreqs

  • Intel® Pentium® 4 or AMD Athlon® 64 processor
  • Microsoft® Windows® XP with Service Pack 3; Windows Vista® Home Premium, Business, Ultimate, or Enterprise with Service Pack 1 (Service Pack 2 recommended); or Windows 7
  • 1GB of RAM or more recommended
  • 7.7GB of available hard-disk space for installation; additional free space required during installation (cannot install on removable flash-based storage devices)
  • 1024x768 display (1280x800 recommended) with qualified hardware-accelerated OpenGL graphics card, 16-bit color, and 256MB of VRAM
  • Some GPU-accelerated features require graphics support for Shader Model 3.0 and OpenGL 2.0
  • Some features in Adobe Bridge rely on a DirectX 9–capable graphics card with at least 64MB of VRAM
  • DVD-ROM drive compatible with dual-layer DVDs
  • QuickTime 7.6.2 software required for multimedia features
  • Adobe Flash® Player 10 software required to export SWF files
  • Broadband Internet connection required for online services*

For updates to system requirements, visit www.adobe.com/go/designstandard_systemreqs

* This product may allow you to extend its functionality by accessing certain features that are hosted online, including the Adobe CS Live online services ("Online Services"). The Online Services, and some features thereof, may not be available in all countries, languages, and/or currencies and may be discontinued or modified in whole or in part without notice. Use of the Online Services is governed by separate terms of use and by the Online Privacy Policy, and access to some services may require user registration. Some Online Services may be subject to fees and require a subscription. Fees subject to change. For more details and to review the applicable terms of use and Online Privacy Policy, visit www.adobe.com