You are here

Hardware and software requirements for Smart Manuals

Set up your system to run Smart Manuals smoothly.


Smart Manuals is an application installed onto your computer. The executable can be run from a server or a client. The executable size is approximately 100MB, but the required disk space documents depend on your project.

  • Client installation requires the following minimum hardware specifications:
    • Windows 10
    • Single Core CPU at 3GHz
    • 1GB RAM.
  • The preferred hardware specifications are:
    • Windows 10
    • 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.

Was this article helpful?

Thanks. A ticket has been opened with the Support Central team.