System requirements

You need the following minimum system requirements to install and run OmniPage 18:

  • An Intel® Pentium® III or higher processor or its equivalent. Dual-core or Quad-core support recommended.

  • Microsoft Windows® XPTM 32-bit (SP3) with 400 MHz processor, or Windows® VistaTM 32-bit (SP2) or Windows® VistaTM 64-bit (SP2), or Microsoft Windows® 7TM 32-bit or Microsoft Windows®  7TM 64-bit Editions with a 1 GHz processor .

  • 512 MB of memory (RAM), 1 GB recommended for advanced performance.

  • 250 MB of free hard disk space for the application files and plus 100 MB working space during installation. Additionally:

    • 230 MB for RealSpeakTM Solo speech modules. (80MB for American English, 9-11 MB for each additional language).

    • 150 MB for Nuance PDF Create. (Supplied with OmniPage Professional only).

    • 500 MB for Nuance PaperPort®. (Supplied with OmniPage Professional only).

    • 30 MB for Nuance Cloud Connector®.

  • 1024×768 pixel color monitor with 16-bit color or greater video card.

  • CD-ROM drive for installation, or web access suitable for download.

  • A sound card and speaker for reading text aloud.

  • A compatible scanner with its own scanner driver software for scanning documents (WIA, TWAIN or ISIS scanner driver). Please see the Scanner Guide at Nuance’s web site for a list of supported scanners.

  • 2-megapixel digital camera or higher for digital camera text capture.

  • Web access needed for online Activation, Registration, Live Update, Nuance Cloud Connectors, and Scanner Wizard database updating.

  • East Asian language handling must be installed in the operating system to view Japanese, Chinese or Korean documents. (Control Panel / Regional and Language Options).

Performance and speed will be enhanced if your computer’s processor, memory, and available disk space exceed minimum requirements. This is especially true when converting very large color PDF files. OmniPage is specifically engineered to take advantage of multi-core processors.


System requirements