Supported Operating Systems:
The latest release of BarTender supports:
Windows Server 2012 and 2012 R2, Server 2008 and 2008 R2, Server 2003 (SP1 and higher)
Windows 8.1, 8, 7, Vista and XP (SP3 and higher)
Includes all 32-bit and 64-bit (x64) editions.
- Minimum 400 MB free space required for English-only version of BarTender.
- Up to 1.1 GB free space required for full, multilingual BarTender Application Suite.
- Additional free disk space required to enable optional logging of print jobs and event messages to a database.
CPU: 1 GHz or higher
Memory: 512 MB or higher
Display Resolution: 1024 x 768 or higher recommended
The .NET Framework 3.0 (SP2) is required. The BarTender installer will automatically install all required .NET Framework components. The 32-bit versions of the required .NET components are included on the CD. For older 64-bit operating systems (XP, Windows Server 2003, and Windows Server 2008 pre-R2), the installer requires a live internet connection to download the required .NET components. Newer 64-bit operating systems (Vista, Server 2008 R2, Windows 7, Server 2012, and Windows 8) all ship with the required components.
Logging of print jobs and event messages requires either Microsoft SQL 2005 Express (included with BarTender) or Microsoft SQL 2005 (or higher) Server (purchased from a database vendor).
Microsoft Internet Explorer v6 or higher required for History Explorer and BarTender help system.