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Computer System Requirements (Macintosh)

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What are the computer requirements for the ScienceWorkshop software on the Macintosh?

PASCO Solution:
The minimum computer requirements for Science Workshop on the Macintosh:
  • The Science Workshop program for Macintosh requires at least a Macintosh LC (68020 processor) or better.
  • The latest version of Science Workshop (2.3.3)requires the operating System 7.0 or later. Science Workshop version 1.2.6 (for use with the 700 and 300 interfaces) will operate under System 6.0.7.
  • One megabyte of RAM is required, unless you use System 7, which requires at least two megabytes of RAM (> four megabytes of RAM are recommended).
  • Color QuickDraw is required. If you have a color monitor, then Color QuickDraw is installed.
  • The 700 interface connects to the SCSI port. The 500 and 300 interfaces connect to the modem port.
  • The 750 interface connects to the SCSI or modem port.
  • Hard Disk Drive
  • Mouse

Creation Date: 01/1/2000
Last Modified: 05/7/2004
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