Minimum Software Requirements

- Supported Operating System: Windows 10 - 32 or 64 bit versions (64-bit recommended)

Program Dependencies

- Avontus Designer requires Microsoft Visio® 2013 or higher. A license for Microsoft Visio® 2019 is included with your Avontus Designer purchase.

- Actual requirements for Microsoft Visio® functionality may vary, based on the system configuration and operating system. For details, refer to:

Visio® 2013https://www.microsoft.com/en-us/download/details.aspx?id=56643
Visio® 2016https://products.office.com/en-us/office-resources?rtc=1 (Office standalone applications section)
Visio® 2019https://products.office.com/en-us/office-resources?rtc=1 (Office standalone applications section)

- .NET Framework 4.5, which will be installed if needed.

- Microsoft SQL Server 2014 LocalDb®, which will be installed if needed.

Minimum Hardware Requirements

Due to graphics limitations, we do not support the use of Avontus Designer on a virtual machine or remote desktop.

Recommended Hardware

These are our recommended computer hardware specifications to run Avontus Designer at peak performance, especially for large projects. The parts in bold are those with the greatest impact on Avontus Designer’s performance.

As a general rule, a good gaming PC or CAD PC will support Avontus Designer. Like any CAD or design application, a computer with better hardware specifications will be able to work with larger drawings without experiencing a decrease in performance.