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Aconex Handover hardware and software requirements

Set up your system to run Handover smoothly.


Aconex Handover is a client installed software. The executable can be run from a server or a client. Aconex Handover executable size is approximately 40MB, but the required disk space documents depend on your project.

  • Client installation requires the following minimum hardware specifications:
    • Windows XP SP3
    • Single Core CPU at 3GHz
    • 1GB RAM.
  • The preferred hardware specifications are:
    • Windows 7 and later
    • Dual Core 2 CPU at 1.7GHz
    • 3GB RAM.


.NET framework

System User account

  • The user account must be administrator. 

Folder permissions

  • Read and write permissions should be enabled on the application folder.

Access to Machine Keys 

  • The user must be able to access to this path from run (Windows + R)\:
    • %programdata%\Microsoft\Crypto\RSA\MachineKeys


  • Make sure the firewall doesn’t block this URL, which is where you download the latest version.
  • The user should have an active internet connection, and firewall should not block access to the *,*,* URLs for accessing project documents. These are based on the user’s region.


  • The end user should make sure the corporate antivirus firewall does not block the download of latest version of Smart Manuals.

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