CODE V Hardware and System Requirements

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Operating systems supported

  • Microsoft Windows 10 64-bit, with the latest updates
  • Microsoft Windows Server Standard 2012 R2 and Windows Server Standard 2016 with the latest updates*
*You must use a floating license to run CODE V on Microsoft Windows Server Standard.

RAM required

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

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

Display Resolution

  • 768 pixels, minimum vertical resolution
  • 1920 x 1080 pixels or higher, recommended resolution
Available USB port
  • Required for CODE V license dongle


  • Intel or AMD processors that support x64
  • CODE V includes several built-in optical analyses that support multi-processing on PCs with multiple cores. These functions include optimization, Beam Synthesis Propagation, and select Macro-PLUS functions.
  • Intel Itanium processors are not supported