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SkyTools 3 System Requirements

SkyTools 3 is fully compatible with Windows 10/8/7 and Windows Vista (both 32 and 64 bit versions).  It is also compatible with Windows XP or a Mac running a Windows emulator (see below).  

Minimum system requirements: the minimum screen resolution is 800x600.  A minimum of 1 GB of hard drive space is required for the download version or full install from CD.

Optional access to the Professional Edition extended star data requires 4.8 GB of hard drive space.

Recommended system: Any modern Windows desktop, laptop computer, or Windows tablet, with 4 GB of RAM and at least one GB of available hard drive space.

Real Time requirements: ASCOM 5, a freely available third party telescope control standard platform.  

Need to run SkyTools on a Mac?  Consider a Windows emulator.  Parallels Desktop for Mac lets you seamlessly run Windows and Mac OS X side-by-side.  Other products that work well with SkyTools are VMware Fusion and CrossOver.