Technical Requirements


Lasergene Evolution, Structural Biology, and Cloning Suites





Lasergene Evolution, Structural Biology, and Cloning Suites are all delivered within the Lasergene Core Suite installer. The applications available to you within the installer are dependent upon the suite purchased. Below are the technical requirements for any configuration of the Lasergene Core Suite installer.

Windows Requirements





Windows XP SP3 (32-bit only), Windows 7 or higher
  • Intel compatible Pentium class processor
  • 1 GB RAM*
  • 400 MB of available hard-disk space
  • 256 MB video card with OpenGL 3.0 support (recommended for use with Protean 3D)
  • Internet access (required to authorize)**
  • Adobe Illustrator CS3, CS4 or CS5*** (only required for GenVision Plug-In version)

Macintosh Requirements





Mac OS X 10.7, 10.8, or 10.9
  • Intel-based Macintosh computers
  • 1 GB RAM*
  • 520 MB of available hard-disk space
  • 512 MB video card with OpenGL 2.1 support (recommended for use with Protean 3D)
  • Internet access (required to authorize)**
  • Adobe Illustrator CS3, CS4 or CS5*** (only required for GenVision Plug-In version)

* RAM requirements vary depending on size of data being analyzed.


** NovaFold users require an internet connection for starting predictions and viewing results.


***Please consult Adobe for Adobe Illustrator technical requirements.


For a network version of our software, please see our DNASTAR License Server Technical Requirements.