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Hardware and Software requirements

To install eLab and eDBA we recommend the following platforms and operating systems:

Scenario

Target Platforms

x32-bit based Systems Windows® 2000 Professional with SP4*
  Windows® 2000 Server with SP4*
  Windows® 2000 Advanced Server with SP4*
  Windows® 2000 Datacenter Server with SP4*
  Windows® XP Home Edition with SP2
  Windows® XP Professional with SP2
  Windows® XP Tablet PC Edition with SP2
  Windows® Vista Business
  Windows® Vista Enterprise
  Windows® Vista Home Basic
  Windows® Vista Home Premium
  Windows® Vista Starter*
  Windows® Vista Ultimate
  Windows® Server 2003 Standard Edition with SP1
  Windows® Server 2003 Enterprise Edition with SP1
  Windows® Server 2003 Datacenter Edition with SP1
  Windows® Server 2003 Web Edition with SP1
  Windows® Server 2003 R2, Standard Edition
  Windows® Server 2003 R2, Enterprise Edition
  Windows® Server 2003 R2, Datacenter Edition
  Windows® Small Business Server 2003 Standard Edition SP1
  Windows® Small Business Server 2003 Premium Edition SP1
  Windows® Server 2008, Standard Edition
  Windows® Server 2008, Enterprise Edition
  Windows ® Server 2008, Datacenter Edition
x64-bit based Systems Windows® XP Professional x64 Edition*
(on WOW64) Windows® Vista Business x64 Edition*
  Windows® Vista Enterprise x64 Edition*
  Windows® Vista Home Basic x64 Edition*
  Windows® Vista Home Premium x64 Edition*
  Windows® Vista Ultimate x64 Edition*
  Windows® Server 2003, Standard x64 Edition with SP1*
  Windows® Server 2003, Enterprise x64 Edition with SP1*
  Windows® Server 2003, Datacenter x64 Edition with SP1*
  Windows® Server 2003 R2, Standard x64 Edition*
  Windows® Server 2003 R2, Enterprise x64 Edition*
  Windows® Server 2003 R2, Datacenter x64 Edition*
  Windows® Server 2008, Standard Edition
  Windows® Server 2008, Enterprise Edition
  Windows ® Server 2008, Datacenter Edition

* Contact us for details.

 

Unsupported operating systems

Scenario

Target Platforms

All Platforms

Windows® 95

  Windows® 98
  Windows® 98 Second Edition
  Windows® Me
  Windows® NT Server
  Windows® NT Workstation
  Windows® Server 2003, Enterprise Edition for Itanium-based Systems
  Windows® Server 2003, Datacenter Edition for Itanium-based Systems


Processors

Application

Minimum

Recommended
eLab

600 MHz

2 GHz or higher
eDBA

500 MHz

2 GHz or higher


RAM

Application

Minimum

Recommended
eLab

512 MB

1 GB or more
eDBA

512 MB

1 GB or more


Hard Disk Space

Application

Minimum

eLab

2 GB

eDBA

5 GB


Applications

Application

Minimum

Recommended
Internet Explorer1

5.01

7.0 or higher
Microsoft Excel2 XP 2008
  1. Alternatively Firefox can be used. Minimum version 1.5 and requires an add-on (e.g. FFClickOnce 0.6 https://addons.mozilla.org/en-US/firefox/addon/1608)
  2. Microsoft Excel is required to access the full functionality of eLab.

 

Other Requirements

A Zebra ZPL II compatible printer is required for label printing, see www.zebra.com.