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Snap-On Hardware System Requirements - January 2016

Hardware and Software System Requirements for working with Snap-On Software:

 
Attention Windows XP & Vista Users: See this article http://mitchell1.com/knowledgebase/news.php?id=7 for more information on the discontinuation of support for these operating systems.
ShopKey5(DVD)
   

Component

Minimum System Requirements

Recommended

CPU

1.5 GHZ

2.4 GHZ

Operating System*

Windows XP 32-bit;
Windows Vista & Windows 7, 32 or 64 bit
(Latest service packs applies to all)

Memory

1.0 GB

2.0 GB

Hard Drive

120 GB free space

200 GB free space

Optical Drive

Dual layer DVD Drive

 

Floppy Drive

3.5 Floppy drive required for version 5.8.1 or older

 

Network

3com or Intel Network Adapters.

 

Input Device

Keyboard and Mouse

 

Monitor

Minimum Supported Resolution 1024 x 768

 

Ports

USB ports

 

Printer

Black and White, or Color Printer. All latest drivers installed.

 

Internet

**Internet connection required to install 5.8.2 if no floppy drive installed.

     

Service Writer/SK Shop Management (5.9)

 

Component

Minimum System Requirements

Recommended

CPU

2.0 GHZ

2.5 GHz or higher

Operating System*

Windows XP 32-bit;
Windows Vista & Windows 7, 32 or 64 bit
(Latest service packs)

 

Memory

1.0 GB

2.0 GB or higher

Hard Drive

10 GB free Space

 

Optical Drive

Dual layer DVD drive

 

Floppy Drive

3.5 floppy drive

 

Network1

Wired connections only. Peer-to-peer Workgroups; not Domains

 

Input Device

Keyboard and Mouse

 

Monitor

Minimum Supported Resolution 1024 x 768

 

Ports

USB ports

 

Printer

Black and White, or Color Printer. All latest drivers installed.

 

Backup

2GB backup device.

Mitchell1 Data Protection

Internet

**Internet connection required to utilize catalogs and to install if no floppy drive is available.

   

SK Shop Management SE (6.x)

 

Component

Minimum System Requirements

Recommended

CPU

2.2 Ghz Dual-Core Processor

2.2 Ghz Quad-Core Processor or Higher

Operating System*

Windows 7, Windows 8, Windows 10, and Windows Server 2012¹ Standard or Datacenter editions, 32 or 64 bit
(Latest service packs applies to all)

Memory

2.00 GB for Workstation; 4.00 GB for Host

 

Hard Drive

8 GB free Space

 

Optical Drive

DVD Drive on each station

 

Floppy Drive

Not required

 

Network1

Wireless connections OK. Peer-to-peer Workgroups; not Domains

 

Input Device

Keyboard and Mouse

 

Monitor

17" Monitor @ Minimum Resolution 1024 x 768

 

Ports

USB ports

 

Printer

Black and White, or Color Printer. All latest drivers installed

 

Backup

3GB backup device.

Mitchell1 Data Protection

Internet

Broadband*** Internet Connection Required

 
     

ShopKey5.com/Medium-Truck.net/Tractor-Trailer.net

 

Component

Minimum System Requirements

Recommended

CPU

1.5 Ghz

2.4 GHZ

Operating System*

Windows 2000, Windows XP, Vista, Windows 7.

 

Memory

1.0 GB

2.0GB

Hard Drive

250 MB for cache files

 

Network

3com or Intel.

 

Input Device

Keyboard and Mouse

 

Monitor

Minimum Supported Resolution 1024 x 768

 

Printer

Black and White, and Color Printer. Latest drivers must be installed.

 

Internet

Broadband*** Internet Connection Required

Browser

Internet Explorer 7 or higher

 
     
ShopKeyPro.com / Truck Labor / TruckSeries
 

Component

Minimum System Requirements

Recommended

CPU

1.5 Ghz

2.4 GHZ or higher

Operating System*

Windows XP 32-bit;
Windows Vista, Windows 7, Windows 8, Windows 10, and Windows Server 2012¹ Standard or Datacenter editions, 32 or 64 bit
(Latest service packs applies to all)
 

Memory

1.0 GB

 

Hard Drive

250 MB for cache files

2.0 GB Free Space

Network

3com or Intel.

 

Input Device

Keyboard and Mouse

 

Monitor

Minimum Supported Resolution 1024 x 768

 

Printer

Black and White, and Color Printer. Latest drivers must be installed.

 

Internet

Broadband*** Internet Connection Required

 

Browser

Internet Explorer 8, 9 & 11. Firefox & Chrome (latest versions)

 

 

* Older Windows Server platforms (Server 2003, 2008) are not supported at this time. Virtual environments or Windows emulation are also unsupported. 

** Applies to leased product only. Ownership requires floppy drive.

*** Broadband connections are defined as Cable Internet, DSL 1.5 Mbps or higher, or T1 and higher connections. Satellite and wireless connections are generally not advisable.

¹Active Directory/Domain environments are not supported; only peer-to-peer workgroups. Windows Server 2012 Foundation and Essentials are not supported and both versions come with the Domain Controller feature of Windows Server in a state where you cannot disable it.

The minimum requirements listed above apply to the current set of applications; they may not be compatible with future software releases. Please note the majority of Snap-On applications require administrator-level privileges. Attempts to limit user permissions may result in incorrect program function. If you have any questions, or for the most current information, please contact Technical Support at 888-724-6742.

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