CODE V Hardware and System Requirements

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Processors supported

  • Intel Pentium and AMD processors supporting SSE2.
  • CODE V's optimization and Beam Synthesis Propagation features support multi-processing on PCs with multiple processing cores.

Note: Intel Itanium PCs are not supported.

Operating system supported

  • Operating systems supported Microsoft Windows 7 and 10, with latest service packs for 32-bit or 64-bit

RAM required

  • 2 GB minimum, 3 GB recommended.
  • 4 GB recommended for parallel processing with 8 or more cores.*

* Parallel processing is currently supported by CODE V's optimization and Beam Synthesis Propagation features. Use of 4 GB RAM requires a 64-bit version of Windows.

Available USB port

  • Needed for CODE V hardware key device (dongle)


  • 19" or larger monitor at 1280 x 1024 pixels

Optional Software

(used for user-defined surfaces, gradients, and subroutines)

  • Microsoft Visual C++ compiler 2010 (10.0) and 2013 (12.0), 32-bit
  • Intel Fortran 2011 (12.1) and Fortran 2015 (15.0), 32-bit