System Requirements



Minimum Requirements for Windows PC Systems

Component Requirement
Internet Connection Broadband connection (Cable, DSL or faster)
Computer and Processor 1 gigahertz (GHz) processor; 1.5 gigahertz (GHz) or higher recommended
Memory 1 gigabyte (GB) of RAM or higher
Hard disk 2 gigabytes (GB) available hard disk space
Display 1024 × 768 or higher-resolution monitor
Windows Operating System
Windows XP - Service Pack 3 (SP3) 32 or 64 bit
Windows Vista - Service Pack 2 (SP2) 32 or 64 bit
Windows 7 - Service Pack 1 (SP1) 32 or 64 bit
Windows 8 32 or 64 bit
Windows 8.1 32 or 64 bit
Windows 10 32 or 64 bit
Web Browser Microsoft Internet Explorer (Version 7 or later) Download Microsoft Internet Explorer
Mozilla Firefox (Latest Version) Download Mozilla Firefox
Google Chrome (Latest Version) Download Google Chrome
Additional Adobe Flash Player (Latest Version) Download Adobe Flash Player
Adobe Shockwave Player (Latest Version) Download Adobe Shockwave Player
Adobe Reader (Latest Version) Download Adobe Reader
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Minimum Requirements for Mac Systems

Component Requirement
Internet Connection Broadband connection (Cable, DSL or faster)
Computer and Processor 1.5 GHz Intel Core processor or higher
Memory 1 gigabyte (GB) of RAM or higher
Hard disk 2 gigabytes (GB) available hard disk space
Display 1024 × 768 or higher-resolution monitor
Mac Operating System OS X Version 10.6 and above
Web Browser Apple Safari (Latest Version)
Mozilla Firefox (Latest Version)
Google Chrome (Latest Version)
Download Apple Safari
Download Mozilla Firefox
Download Google Chrome
Additional Adobe Flash Player (Latest Version)
Adobe Shockwave Player (Latest Version)
Adobe Reader (Latest Version)
Download Adobe Flash Player
Download Adobe Shockwave Player
Download Adobe Reader
Comments In order to access FoundationSearch and BIG Online, your browser must be set to accept cookies and JavaScript must be enabled.

If you have a firewall enabled, either at PC Level or at network level, you may need to give our sites permission to pass through as trusted sites. It is the responsibility of the purchaser to ensure that permissions are enabled.