AutoCAD Architecture 2014 System Requirements for 64-bit workstations

Description Requirement
Operating system

Service Pack 2 (SP2) or later of the following:

  • Microsoft® Windows® XP Professional*

The following operating systems:

  • Microsoft Windows 7 Enterprise
  • Microsoft Windows 7 Ultimate
  • Microsoft Windows 7 Professional
  • Microsoft Windows 7 Home Premium
  • Microsoft Windows 8
  • Microsoft Windows 8 Pro
  • Microsoft Windows 8 Enterprise

*Note: VBA is not supported on Windows XP Professional

Browser Internet Explorer® 7.0 or later
Processor AMD Athlon 64 with SSE2 technology

AMD Opteron™ with SSE2 technology

Intel Xeon® with Intel EM64T support and SSE2

Intel Pentium 4 with Intel EM64T support and SSE2 technology

Memory 2 GB RAM (4 GB recommended)
Display resolution 1024 x 768 (1600 x 1050 or higher recommended) with True Color
Disk Space Installation 10.0 GB
Pointing Device MS-Mouse compliant
Media Download and Installation from DVD
Additional requirements for 3D Modeling

4 GB RAM or more

6 GB free hard disk available not including installation requirements

1280 x 1024 True color video display adapter 128 MB or greater, Pixel Shader 3.0 or greater, Direct3D® capable workstation class graphics card.

.NET Framework .NET Framework Version 4.0 Update 1