Cisco Packet Tracer system requirements

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Recommended configuration for Packet Tracer 7.0

The following configuration is recommended by Cisco to successfully install and run Packet Tracer 7.0 :

  • CPU: Intel Pentium 4, 2.53 GHz or equivalent
  • OS: Microsoft Windows 7, 8.1, 10, Ubuntu Linux 12.04 LTS or 14.04 LTS
  • RAM: 512 MB Free
  • Storage: 400 MB of free disk space (No tutorials)
  • Display resolution: 800 x 600
  • Adobe Flash Player
  • Language fonts supporting Unicode encoding (if viewing in languages other than English)
  • Latest video card drivers and operating system updates

 

For optimal performance when running PT 7.0, the following capabilities are recommended:

  • CPU: Intel Pentium 4, 3.0 GHz or better
  • RAM: 1 GB or more
  • Storage: 500 MB of free disk space
  • Display resolution: 1024 x 768
  • Sound card and speakers
  • Internet connectivity (if using the Multiuser feature)

 

Minimum configuration :

  • CPU: Intel Pentium III 500 MHz or equivalent
  • OS: Microsoft Windows XP, Microsoft Windows Vista, Microsoft Windows 7, Fedora 11, or Ubuntu 8.04 LTS
  • RAM: 256 MB Free
  • Storage: 250 MB of free disk space
  • Display resolution: 800 x 600
  • Adobe Flash Player
  • Language fonts supporting Unicode encoding (if viewing in languages other than English)
  • Latest video card drivers and operating system updates