skip to Main Content

Hardware

Minimum Requirements

Recommended

Processor Speed

2 GHz

2.7 GHz or better

CPU Memory (RAM)

1 GB

4 GB or greater

Monitor Resolution 

1024 x 768; color

1280 x 800; color

Video/Sound Card

16 MB VRAM, 16-bit sound card

64 MB VRAM, 24-bit sound card

Internet Connection

1.5 mbps cable, satellite or DSL

3+ mbps cable, satellite or DSL

Printer

Not required

Graphics-capable; inkjet or laser

Accessories 

Speakers

Headset with microphone or speakers and microphone

Software

Minimum Requirements

Recommended

Operating System 

  • Windows XP, 7, 8.1 or higher.
  • Mac OS 10.5 or higher

Note: Linux and Unix users are not currently supported. 

Browser 

Mozilla Firefox, Google Chrome or Safari

Mozilla Firefox.

Visit http://www.mozilla.org/en-US/ for a free download.

Word Processing 

Microsoft Office 365 – Free to OTC students. Visit portal.office.com to download.

Microsoft Office 365 – Free to OTC students. Visit portal.office.com to download.

Virus Protection

Updated virus protection software such as McAfee and Norton Anti-Virus

Anti-spyware

Updated anti-spyware protection such as Spybot S&D or Lavasoft Ad-Aware

Back To Top