System requirements

NVivo Windows (Release 1.0)

Make sure that the computers you plan to install NVivo on meet the minimum system requirements. For better performance, the computers should meet the recommended system requirements.

Minimum system requirements

  • 2.0 GHz dual-core processor (64-bit)

  • 4 GB RAM

  • 1680 x 1050 screen resolution

  •  Microsoft Windows 8.1

  • Approximately 5 GB of available hard-disk space – or more depending on data storage needs

Recommended system requirements

  • 3.0 GHz quad-core processor or faster

  • 8 GB RAM or more

  • 1920 x 1080 screen resolution or higher

  • Microsoft Windows 8.1 or later

  • Approximately 8 GB of available hard-disk space – or more depending on data storage needs

  • Internet connection

  • Internet Explorer 11, Google Chrome 44 or later

If you want to install and use NVivo’s supplementary add-on, NCapture, you will also require either Internet Explorer 11, or Google Chrome 44 or later.

NOTE Windows Media Player is required to play audio and video files in NVivo.