Computer Requirements

Computer Requirements

  • Windows XP, Vista or 7, 8, 8.1, and 10 and some Windows-based tablets.
  • MACs with a PC partition over 40 Gb are fine.  We can supply abbreviated instructions but no further support.  PC emulators may work but are not supported.  Other MACs, IOS and Android are not supported.
  • A Pentium processor running at 1.5 GHz. or better or equivalent.  Works on laptop mobile processors.
  • Do not use Lenovo PC or HP PC’s under any circumstances.  We will not support them.  We do not recommend any PC with Roxio pre-loaded on it.
  • 64-bit processors, dual, quad and hyperthread processors are fine but not required.
  • 1 GB RAM or more.
  • An internal Bluetooth system or an external adapter.  We recommend ASUS BT 4.0.
  • A free USB port for program copy protection (HASP) and one for Bluetooth if needed.  The battery charger cable can connect to one of these while its not in use or another USB port.  Some USB ports may have weak chargers so external chargers may be necessary.
  • An internal DVD or CD player for media playback.  No external drives. 
  • Any recent graphics system, integrated with the motherboard or not.
  • SoundBlaster or compatible sound card or integrated system.
  • Laptops customized for the PAT and with everything installed are recommended and  available at extra cost.