System Requirements

NVivo for Mac

  Minimum Recommended
Processor Mac computer with an Intel Core 2 Duo, Core i3, Core i5, Core i7, or Xeon processor Mac computer with an Intel Core i5, Core i7, or Xeon processor
Memory 2 GB of RAM (as defined by the Mac OS X Mavericks minimum requirements) 4 GB RAM
Display 1280 x 800 screen resolution 1440 x 900 screen resolution or higher
Operating system Mac OS X 10.9 (Mavericks) or later Mac OS X 10.9 (Mavericks) or later
Hard disk Approximately 2 GB of available hard-disk space (additional hard-disk space may be required for NVivo project data) Approximately 4 GB SSD of available hard-disk space (additional hard-disk space may be required for NVivo project data)
Browser   Google Chrome 44 or later
Other   Internet connection

NVivo 11 for Windows

  Minimum Recommended
Processor 1.2 GHz single-core processor (32-bit) 1.4 GHz single-core processor (64-bit) 2.0 GHz dual-core processor or faster
Memory 2 GB RAM or more 4 GB RAM or more
Display 1024 x 768 screen resolution 1680 x 1050 screen resolution or higher
Operating system Microsoft Windows 7 Microsoft Windows 7 or later
Hard disk Approximately 5 GB of available hard-disk space (additional hard-disk space may be required for NVivo project data) Approximately 8 GB of available hard-disk space (additional hard-disk space may be required for NVivo project data)
Browser   Internet Explorer 11 or later
Google Chrome 44 or later
Other   Internet connection


NVivo 11 for Windows is designed to operate natively on Microsoft Windows. If you're running the software on a virtual platform on a Mac, these system requirements may not apply.
 

NVivo for Teams

  Minimum Recommended
Processor 1.2 GHz Pentium III-compatible processor (32-bit) or 1.4 GHz Pentium 4 - compatible processor (64-bit) 2.0 GHz Pentium 4-compatible processor or faster
Memory 2 GB of RAM 4 GB RAM
Display 1280 x 800 screen resolution 1440 x 900 screen resolution or higher
Operating system Microsoft Windows Server 2008 SP2 (32-bit or 64-bit) (Web editions of Windows Server are not supported). Microsoft Windows Server 2008 SP2 or later (32-bit or 64-bit) (Web editions of Windows Server are not supported).
Hard disk Approximately 10 GB of available hard-disk space (additional hard-disk space may be required for NVivo project data). Approximately 25 GB of available hard-disk space (additional hard-disk space may be required for NVivo project data).
CPU Intel x86-compatible (32-bit) processors and Intel x64-compatible (64-bit) processors are supported (Itanium (64-bit) processors are not supported). Intel x86-compatible (32-bit) processors or Intel x64-compatible (64-bit) processors are supported (Itanium (64-bit) processors are not supported).
Browser Internet Explorer 7 (or later), or Firefox 40 (or later) is required to access NVivo Server Manager. Internet Explorer 7 (or later), or Firefox 40 (or later) is required to access NVivo Server Manager.
Other   Internet connection

NCapture

NCapture is a web browser extension that is optionally installed with NVivo or available via the Google Chrome store. It enables you to capture and import web content (web pages, online PDFs and social media data from Facebook, Twitter, and YouTube) . It is currently available for Internet Explorer 10 (or later) or Google Chrome 44 (or later). 

OneNote

With the NVivo Add-In for OneNote, you can export content from OneNote and import it into your NVivo for Windows project. NVivo retains the way your data was structured in OneNote. To use this add-in, your machine needs to meet the following requirements:

  • Microsoft OneNote 2007 or 2010
  • Microsoft Word 2007 or 2010