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Recommended Minimum Configuration for Existing Computers
June 2017

PC Processor Optiplex: 2.4 GHz Intel Core i5
Latitude: 2.4 GHz Intel Core i5
  RAM 8 GB
  Operating System

Windows 10 Enterprise for JMU-owned computers (Windows 7 if there is pressing academic or business need)
Windows 10 Professional for student-owned computers

  Office Application

Microsoft Office 2016 Professional Plus for JMU-owned computers
Microsoft Office 365 ProPlus(Office 2016 applications) for student-owned computers

Macintosh Processor

2.0 GHz Intel Core i5/i7 (1.6 GHz for Dual Core i5/i7 MacBook Air)

  RAM 8 GB
  Operating System OS X 10.11 (El Capitan)
  Office Application

Microsoft Office 2016 for JMU-owned computers
Microsoft Office 365 ProPlus (Office 2016 applications) for student-owned computers





Recommended Minimum Configuration for New Computers
June 2017

PC (Dell Optiplex/Latitude) Processor

OptiPlex: 3.4 GHz Intel Quad Core i5
Latitude: 2.6 GHz Intel Dual Core i5

  RAM 8 GB
  Operating System

Windows 10 Enterprise for JMU-owned computers (Windows 7 if there is pressing academic or business need)
Windows 10 Professional for student-owned computers

  Office Application

Microsoft Office 2016 Professional Plus for JMU-owned computers
Microsoft Office 365 ProPlus(Office 2016 applications) for student-owned computers

Macintosh Processor

2.8 GHz Intel Core i5/i7 (1.6 GHz for Dual Core i5/i7 MacBook Air)

  RAM 8 GB
  Operating System macOS Sierra
  Office Application

Microsoft Office 2016 for JMU-owned computers
Microsoft Office 365 ProPlus (Office 2016 applications) for student-owned computers