Overview

Operating System Requirements
and Information

Solid Edge 2019 has been certified to run on the following:

  • Windows 10 Enterprise or Professional (64-bit only) version 1709 or later
  • Internet Explorer 11
    Internet Explorer is not required to be the default browser.
    Solid Edge does not support the Windows 10 browser, Microsoft Edge.
  • Microsoft Office Professional 2013, Microsoft Office Professional 2016, or Microsoft Office 365.
    Solid Edge ST9 was the last release to support Office 2010.
System Requirements

Notes:

  • Solid Edge 2019 is 64-bit only. Solid Edge ST6 was the last release of 32-bit Solid Edge.
  • Windows Home and Windows RT are not supported.
  • We recommend that you do not run Solid Edge on Server operating systems.
  • Solid Edge stops certifying new releases against an operating system shortly after Microsoft drops mainstream support for it. Solid Edge 2019 will not install on Windows Vista or Windows XP. Microsoft dropped mainstream support for Windows 7 in January 2015. Microsoft dropped mainstream support for Windows 8.1 in January 2018. Solid Edge 2019 continues to install on Windows 7 and Windows 8.1. However, if there is a problem specific to Windows 7 or Windows 8.1, we cannot guarantee that a fix can be provided if support is required from Microsoft.
  • Solid Edge 2019 is the last release to install on Windows 7 or Windows 8.1.

Hardware System Requirements

This release of Solid Edge has been certified to run on the following: 

Recommended system configuration

  • Windows 10 Enterprise or Professional
    (64-bit only)version 1709 or later
  • 8 GB RAM or more
  • True Color (32-bit) or 16 million colors (24-bit)
  • Screen Resolution: 1280 x 1024 or higher

Minimum system configuration

  • Any one of the following operating systems:Windows 10 Enterprise or Professional (64-bit only) version 1709 or later OR
    Windows 8.1 Pro or Enterprise (64-bit only) OR
    Windows 7 Enterprise, Ultimate, or Professional (64-bit only) with Service Pack 1
  • 4 GB RAM or more
  • 65K Colors
  • Screen Resolution: 1280 x 1024 or higher
  • 6.5 GB of disk space required for installation

We recommend that you do not run Solid Edge on Server operating systems.

Internet Explorer is not required to be the default browser.

Some Solid Edge commands require Microsoft Excel. Solid Edge stops testing with Microsoft products shortly after Microsoft drops mainstream support for them. Microsoft dropped mainstream support for Office 2007 in October 2012. Microsoft dropped mainstream support for Office 2010 in October 2015. Solid Edge ST9 was the last release to support Office 2010. With the latest release of Solid Edge, we recommend Microsoft Office Professional 2013 or Microsoft Office Professional 2016.

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