In order for the Readers are Leaders software to run smoothly on your computer, please make sure that the following are present to meet the minimum system requirements.
To see what Operating System you are running: Right-click on “My Computer”, click on “Properties” and look under the heading, “System”.
The following Operating Systems are supported:
● Windows XP Service Pack 2 or 3
● Windows Vista
● Windows 7
● Windows 8
● Windows 10
● Server 2007
● Server 2008
● Server 2012
* Supports both 32 and 64 bit architechtures
** At the time of writing, it has not yet been tested on Server 2016
*** Please note: Our software does not work on any Mac, Android or Linux platforms, nor on iPads or Tablets.
What are the Recommended System Requirements?
● Pentium 4, AMD K5 Processor or higher
● 1GB RAM or greater
● 600 MB Hard Drive Space or more
● 1024 X 768 Resolution
● Internet Explorer 5 or later
How much Random Access Memory (RAM) do I need?
We recommend 1Gb RAM or higher. Check your RAM by:
● Right clicking “My Computer”
● Click “Properties”
● Click the “General” tab
● You will see your processor type and memory
How much Hard Drive space do I need?
You need 600 MB Hard Drive space.
To check your Hard Drive space, double-click “My Computer”, right-click on the C: Drive (or destination drive on which you intend to install the program) and click “Properties”. There you will find how much space has been used and how much free space you still have.
Which version of INTERNET EXPLORER is recommended?
Any version of Windows released after Windows 98 will have Internet Explorer 4.0.1 or later, which is necessary to run the Help System.
The Help System opens when F1 is pressed when the Readers are Leaders program is running.
To check your version of Internet Explorer:
Open Internet Explorer, type “alt-x” and click on “About Internet Explorer”.