Companion Web App
Connectivity An internet connection is required
Supported Browsers Internet Explorer 11 or Chrome
Companion Desktop App
Operating System Windows 7 SP1 or later, Windows 8 or 8.1, Windows 10
RAM 32-bit systems: 1 GB (minimum), 2+ GB (recommended); 64-bit systems: 2 GB (minimum)
Processor At least Pentium 4 or compatible processor, 1 GHz or higher
Hard Disk Space 2 GB (minimum) free space available; .NET framework 4.6.1, Microsoft Visual C++ 2015 Redistributable (x86), and Microsoft Visual C++ 2013 Redistributable (x86) are required and will be installed with the application
Screen Resolution 1024 x 768 or higher
Browser A browser is required for online Help
If using the full version of Companion (both web and desktop apps), an internet connection is required to use both web and desktop app.
If using the Companion desktop app only, an internet connection is required for installation/activation of product and to access help content.
Multi-user License Manager
Multi-user license installations also require the Minitab License Manager (verify you have the latest version of the License Manager), which has the following recommended system requirements:
Operating System 32-bit and 64-bit – Windows Server 2008, Windows Server 2012, Windows 8 or 8.1, or Windows 10
Hard Disk Space 100 MB (minimum); dependent on log file settings
Connectivity At least one enabled network interface card