What hardware and system requirements will I need to run NVivo 11 for Windows?

Before installing NVivo 11 for Windows, make sure that your computer meets the hardware and software requirements: 

Minimum requirements
NVivo supports the following minimum requirements: 
  • 1.2 GHz single-core processor (32-bit) 1.4 GHz single-core processor (64-bit)
  • 2 GB RAM or more
  • 1024 x 768 screen resolution
  • Microsoft Windows 7
  • Approximately 5 GB of available hard-disk space – or more depending on data storage needs
Recommended requirements
The following system requirements are recommended for optimum performance: 
  • 2.0 GHz dual-core processor or faster
  • 4 GB RAM or more
  • 1680 x 1050 screen resolution or higher
  • Microsoft Windows 7 or later
  • Approximately 8 GB of available hard-disk space – or more depending on data storage needs
  • Internet connection
  • Internet Explorer 8 or later
  • Google Chrome 44 or later
The following are additional requirements if you want to install and use NVivo‘s supplementary add-ons: 
  • For NCapture (an optional browser extension that allows you to gather material from the web): Internet Explorer 8 (or later) or Google Chrome 44 (or later)
  • For the NVivo Add-In for OneNote: Microsoft OneNote (2007 or 2010) and Microsoft Word (2007 or 2010)

 
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