Beacon Web Application Requirements

Version 6

    Web Client Application Software


    The Web Client Application Software is supported on both Microsoft Windows and Apple MAC OS platforms. System requirements for each platform are outlined below.


    Microsoft Windows


    The Web Client Software is designed to run on the Microsoft Windows 7 platform on any architecture or chip set. To run Windows 7 on your PC, you will need:

    • 1 gigahertz (GHz) or faster 32-bit (x86) or 64-bit (x64) processor
    • 1 gigabyte (GB) RAM (32-bit) or 2 GB RAM (64-bit)
    • 16 GB available hard disk space (32-bit) or 20 GB (64-bit)
    • DirectX 9 graphics device with WDDM 1.0 or higher driver


    Supported Browser Details:

    Web Browser


    Microsoft Internet Explorer

    Latest stable version or version 10 and higher

    Google Chrome

    Latest stable version

    Mozilla Firefox

    Latest Stable Version


    NOTE: Internet Explorer Version 9 may also be used. However, there may be issues with the summary area of the explorer so we no longer support this older version of Internet Explorer. We recommend that you update your Internet Explorer browser to the latest version.


    Mac OS


    The Web Client Software is designed to run on the Mac OS platform. The Mac OS system requirements are:

    • Intel, PowerPC G5 or G4 (867 MHz or faster)
    • 512 MB RAM (32-bit) or 2 GB RAM recommended
    • 9 GB available hard disk space


    Supported Web Browser Details:


    • Apple Safari (Latest stable version or version 5.0.6 and higher)



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