System Requirements

Before you install PatentExplorer on your personal computer or laptop make sure that the system meets following requirements minimum:

Hardware Requirements

  • 1000MHZ or more Processor (or equivalent )1.5GHz of higher
  • RAM with 512 MB, we recommend 1 GB or higher
  • hard disk with min. 100 MB free space
  • connection to the Internet with DSL 768 bits, we recommend DSL from 2 Mbps, more later

Software Requirements

PatentExplorer starts with the operating systems Microsoft Windows 2003/XP/Vista/7.
if not available, the runtime environment NET.3.5 or higher is required (installed with PatentExplorer set up).

In addition to that you require following software on your operating system to display patent documents.

  • Internet Explorer version 7.0 or higher. You can download it here
  • Acrobat Reader version 5.0 or higher. You can download it here