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The CPU, RAM & VRAM required, varies depending on what you are working on. The player (game executable) needs a minimum of 90MB of RAM to run & that's without any additional game info.
 
The CPU, RAM & VRAM required, varies depending on what you are working on. The player (game executable) needs a minimum of 90MB of RAM to run & that's without any additional game info.
  
  
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==Additional Notes==
  
 
For people using non-dedicated (shared) video cards: if you are experiencing certain graphical issues such as missing mouse cursors & games running very slowly or occasionally freezing then you may need to force (either or both) FXT1/S3TC texture compression via your graphic cards 3D settings. This usually fixes certain issues but game graphics will look marginally less smooth.
 
For people using non-dedicated (shared) video cards: if you are experiencing certain graphical issues such as missing mouse cursors & games running very slowly or occasionally freezing then you may need to force (either or both) FXT1/S3TC texture compression via your graphic cards 3D settings. This usually fixes certain issues but game graphics will look marginally less smooth.

Revision as of 16:29, 23 March 2014

Minimum System Requirements for Visionaire Studio

Windows

Windows XP+
Duo Core @ 1.8Ghz+ (approx)
2GB+ RAM
Visual Studio 2012 Runtime
Non-Dedicated (shared) video card with at least 512MB Shared VRAM & openGL 2.0 support (HD3000)

Additional Info

Please note that non-dedicated graphic cards may work, but may have a few issues with displaying graphics correctly or the game may run a little bit slow.

openAL compatible sound card

Additional Info

some openAL drivers on very old Windows XP sound cards can only play 16 sounds at a time.
Newer sound cards can play between 16 & 1024 sounds; depending on the sound card driver.


Mac

Mac OS 10.7+ (Lion)


Recommended System Requirements for Visionaire Studio

Windows

Windows XP+
Duo Core @ 2Ghz+
Visual Studio 2008+ Runtime
2GB+ RAM
Dedicated Video Card with at least 512MB VRAM & openGL 2.0 support (non-dedicated video cards starting from HD3000 onwards)
openAL compatible sound card

Mac

Mac OS 10.7+ (Lion)


General Requirements

The CPU, RAM & VRAM required, varies depending on what you are working on. The player (game executable) needs a minimum of 90MB of RAM to run & that's without any additional game info.


Additional Notes

For people using non-dedicated (shared) video cards: if you are experiencing certain graphical issues such as missing mouse cursors & games running very slowly or occasionally freezing then you may need to force (either or both) FXT1/S3TC texture compression via your graphic cards 3D settings. This usually fixes certain issues but game graphics will look marginally less smooth.