2012: Windows system requirements for the Autodesk Network License Manager

Sep 12, 2011


You want to know the current system requirements for the Autodesk Network License Manager on the Windows platform.





Harware/Software Requirement
Operating System

Windows® 7® 32-bit
Windows 7 64-bit

  • Windows 7 Home Premium
  • Windows 7 Professional
  • Windows 7 Ultimate
  • Windows 7 Enterprise

Windows Vista ® 32-bit SP2 or later
Windows Vista 64-bit SP2 or later

  • Windows Vista Enterprise
  • Windows Vista Business
  • Windows Vista Ultimate
  • Windows Vista Home Premium and Basic (32-bit)
  • Windows Vista Home Premium (64-bit)

Windows XP 32-bit SP2 or later
Windows XP 64-bit SP2 or later

• Windows XP Home
• Windows XP Professional


Windows Server 32-bit SP1 or later
Windows Server 64-bit SP1 or later

  • Windows 2008 Server R2
  • Windows 2008 Server
  • Windows 2003 Server R2
  • Windows 2003 Server
Computer/Processor Intel® Pentium® III or higher
450 Mhz (minimum)
Network Interface Card

Compatible with existing Ethernet network infrastructure

Note: The Network License Manager supports multiple network interface cards, but at least one
must be an Ethernet card.

Note: NIC teaming is not supported.

Communication Protocol


Note: The Network License Manager uses TCP packet types.


Internet Explorer® 6
Internet Explorer 7
Internet Explorer 8
Internet Explorer 9

FLEXnet version


Virtual Machine Support (Windows)


Hardware Virtualizer Virtual OS
Intel PC 64 Windows 2008 or Windows 2003 R2 servers running on VMware® ESX3.5 (Update 3) or 4.0 (License Manager Only) Vista 64-bit or 32-bit, Windows XP 32-bit, Windows 7 32-bit (Home Premium, Professional, Ultimate, and Enterprise), Windows 7 64-bit, Windows Server 64-bit or 32-bit.




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