A CD drive or access to the Internet is required for product installation. The minimum system configuration for installation is:
|Supported Operating Systems||
Note: You must have the following Microsoft updates installed on your machine:
Bentley does not support its software running on Microsoft operating systems versions that Microsoft has "retired". For more information on Microsoft's application retirement policy, click here. For similar information on Bentley products, refer to the Bentley Product Support article.
|Software Prerequisites|| This STAAD.Pro installation
package will attempt to install all the required prerequisites for
STAAD.Pro CONNECT Edition, before
installing STAAD.Pro itself. If the
current system does not have Microsoft .NET Framework Version 4.6.2
installed, this installation package will attempt download the
relevant installer from Microsoft hosted web site and thus an active
Internet connection is a must for successful execution of
Note: ".NET Framework" is large installation and if needed on the local system may require considerable time to complete the installation depending on the Internet connection state and download speed available.
The following required runtime components are packaged with this installer:
Microsoft Internet Explorer, minimum v11.0, with 128-bit cipher strength. Microsoft no longer supports any versions prior to v11.0. Internet Explorer is not installed as part of the product pre-requisites.
Copyrights in all components are owned by Microsoft Corporation or one of its affiliates, subsidiaries, or licensors.
It is highly recommended that you close any programs and disable any antivirus software that is running prior to the installation of this software. Be sure to turn your antivirus software back on again when you are finished.