Operating System Requirements and Information
This release of Solid Edge has been certified to run on the following:
NOTE: Solid Edge ST7 is 64-bit only. Solid Edge ST6 was the last release of 32-bit Solid Edge.
Solid Edge stops certifying new releases against an operating system shortly after Microsoft drops mainstream support for it. Microsoft dropped mainstream support for XP in April 2009. Microsoft dropped mainstream support for Vista in April 2012. Solid Edge ST7 will not install on Windows Vista or Windows XP. Microsoft plans to drop support for Windows 7 in January 2015.
Hardware System Requirements
Recommended system configuration
Minimum system configuration
It is not recommended that you run Solid Edge on Server operating systems. Solid Edge is not supported on Intel Itanium processors.
Internet Explorer is not required to be the default browser.
Some Solid Edge commands, such as Gage Table and Curve by Table, require Microsoft Excel. Solid Edge stops testing with Microsoft products shortly after Microsoft drops mainstream support for them. Microsoft dropped mainstream support for Office 2007 in October 2012. On ST7, we recommend Microsoft Office Professional 2010 or 2013.