Minimum Requirements:

  • Intel Core 2 processor or compatible
  • 4 GB RAM
  • 5 GB free hard disk space
  • OpenGL 3.3 compatible graphics board, 1 GB RAM, resolution 1280 x 1024


  • Intel Core i7 or Core i5 processor or compatible
  • 16 GB RAM
  • Screen resolution up to 2560 x 1600 (for higher resolutions as of 4K the scaling of the operating system can be used (Windows 8.1 or later); multiple monitors should be operated with the same resolution)
  • OpenGL 4.2 compatible graphics board with 8 GB RAM, graphics board in accordance with certification:

Supported Operating Systems:

  • Windows 10, 64 Bit
  • Windows 8.1 64 Bit
  • Windows 7, 64 Bit, Service Pack 1
  • Windows Server 2016, Standard Edition (for Citrix XenApp)
  • Windows Server 2012 R2, Standard Edition (for Citrix XenApp)

Supported Data Servers for Data Storage:

  • Windows Server 2016
  • Windows Server 2012 R2
  • Windows Storage Server 2016 for NAS

Recommendation Operating System:

  • Windows 10, 64 Bit

Server Recommendation for Data Storage:

  • Windows Server 2016

Use our system test to determine whether your PC meets the technical requirements for Allplan 2018. Download the system test file. The system test will run automatically when the tool is started and will check how suitable your computer is for the new version of Allplan.

Download system test file 2018


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