Recommended Minimum Configuration for Existing Desktop Computers
|PC||Processor||3.0 GHz Intel Core2 Duo|
|Operating System||Windows 7 Enterprise for JMU-owned computers|
Windows 7 Professional, Ultimate, or Home Premium for student-owned computers
|Office Application||Microsoft Office 2010 Enterprise for JMU-owned computers |
Microsoft Office 2010 Professional for student-owned computers
|Macintosh||Processor||2.66 GHz Intel Core i5|
|Operating System||OS X 10.7 Lion|
|Office Application||Microsoft Office 2011|
Recommended Minimum Configuration for New Computers
|PC (Dell Optiplex/Latitude)||Processor||OptiPlex: 3.2 GHz Intel Core i5 |
Latitude: 2.7 GHz Intel Core i5
|Operating System||Windows 7 Enterprise for JMU-owned computers (Windows 8 if there is pressing academic or business need)|
Windows 8 Professional for student-owned computers
|Office Application||Microsoft Office 2013 Professional Plus for JMU-owned computers|
Microsoft Office 365 (Office 2013 applications) for student-owned computers
|Macintosh||Processor||2.7 GHz Intel Core i5|
|Operating System||10.8 Mountain Lion|
|Office Application||Microsoft Office 2011 for JMU-owned computers|
Microsoft Office 365 (Office 2011 applications) for student-owned computers
In order to successfully connect to our campus network your computer must meet these minimum system specifications.
Please note: All computer configurations must be running Symantec Endpoint software available from the Computing downloads page.
If you are looking to purchase a new computer that is compliant with our
network, check out the computer deals at the JMU Bookstore.