CNT Hardware/Software Requirements

Students must have the requirements listed below:

  • Microsoft Office 2013 or higher (must include Access & Visio)
  • 1.2 GHz or greater (Intel Pentium or AMD Athlon processors)
  • 4GB RAM minimum; or higher
  • 1024×768 or greater monitor and video card
  • Hard drive disk space requirements: 30GB or higher of free hard drive space*
  • A current up to date anti-virus application
  • Inkjet or laser printer
  • Sound card with speakers
  • Access to a digital camera or web camera to take pictures for documentation of work done
  • One of the following operating systems must be installed: Win 7 or Higher
  • DSL, or cable, High Speed broadband Connection (Dial-up/Modem Connection won’t work for these courses) connection speed must be 178kbps or higher. Persistent connection required.
  • Browser Software (Either one will work)
    • Google Chrome
    • Mozilla FireFox
  • Latest version of Java installed
  • Latest version of Flash installed

* Hard Drives must be formatted in NTFS

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