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Recommended Minimum Computer Configuration




Recommended Minimum Configuration for Existing Desktop Computers
May, 2015

PCProcessorOptiplex: 3.2 GHz Intel Core i5
Latitude: 2.7 GHz Intel Core i5
 RAM4 GB
 Operating SystemWindows 7 Enterprise for JMU-owned computers
(Windows 8 if there is a pressing academic or business need) Windows 8 Professional for student-owned computers
 Office ApplicationMicrosoft Office 2013 Professional Plus for JMU-owned computers
Microsoft Office 365 (Office 2013 applications) for student-owned computers
MacintoshProcessor2.3 GHz Intel Core i7
 RAM4 GB(8 GB encouraged)
 Operating SystemOS X 10.9 Mavericks
 Office ApplicationMicrosoft Office 2011 for JMU-owned computrs
Microsoft Office 365 (Office 2011 applications for student-owned computers)




Recommended Minimum Configuration for New Computers
May, 2015

PC (Dell Optiplex/Latitude)ProcessorOptiPlex: 3.0 GHz Intel Quad Core i5
Latitude: 2.3 GHz Intel Quad Core i5
 RAM8 GB
 Operating SystemWindows 7 Enterprise for JMU-owned computers (Windows 8 if there is pressing academic or business need)
Windows 8 Professional for student-owned computers
 Office ApplicationMicrosoft Office 2013 Professional Plus for JMU-owned computers
Microsoft Office 365 (Office 2013 applications) for student-owned computers
MacintoshProcessor2.7 GHz Intel Core i5/i7 (1.6 GHz for Dual Core i5/i7 MacBook Air)
 RAM8 GB
 Operating System10.10 Yosemite
 Office ApplicationMicrosoft Office 2011 for JMU-owned computers
Microsoft Office 365 (Office 2011 applications) for student-owned computers