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Install Inventor on Windows 7 Home Basic

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12-30-2010 10:12 AM

Recently bought a version of Inventor 2010 SUITE, and tried to use a OS Windows 7 Home Basic, I could not run. Is there any way to run it on this system.

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Re: Install Inventor on Windows 7 Home Basic

12-30-2010 10:40 AM in reply to: Bardella_

Here are the requirements:

 

For Windows Users

For General Part and Assembly Design (Typically Fewer than 1,000 Parts)

  • Microsoft® Windows 7 (32-bit or 64-bit) Home Premium, Professional, Ultimate/Enterprise, or Microsoft® Windows Vista® (SP2) (32-bit or 64-bit) Home Basic, Home Premium, Business, Enterprise, or Ultimate, or Microsoft® Windows XP Professional (SP3) or Professional x64 Edition (SP2) (1,2)
  • Intel® Pentium® 4, 2 GHz or faster, Intel® Xeon®, Intel® Core™, AMD Athlon™ 64, or AMD Opteron™, or later (3)
  • 2 GB RAM or more (4)
  • Microsoft® Direct3D 10® or Direct3D 9® capable graphics card (5)
  • DVD-ROM drive (6)
  • Microsoft® Mouse-compliant pointing device
  • 1280 x 1024 or higher screen resolution
  • Internet connection for web downloads and Subscription Aware access
  • Adobe Flash Player 10 (7)
  • Microsoft® Internet Explorer® 6.x through 8
  • Microsoft® Excel 2003 through 2007 for iComponents, thread customization, and spreadsheet-driven designs

For Complex Models, Complex Mold Assemblies, and Large Assemblies (Typically More than 1,000 Parts)

  • Windows 7 64-bit, Windows Vista 64-bit (SP2), or Windows XP Professional x64 Edition (SP2)
  • AMD64 or Intel® 64 processor
  • 6 GB RAM or more
  • CAD workstation-class graphics card

 

You can always upgrade your home system:

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Re: Install Inventor on Windows 7 Home Basic

12-30-2010 10:42 AM in reply to: Bardella_

 

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Re: Install Inventor on Windows 7 Home Basic

12-30-2010 10:47 AM in reply to: Bardella_

If they can't read the system requirements for the software they are purchasing, do you really think they would read the first post on this forum.

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Re: Install Inventor on Windows 7 Home Basic

12-30-2010 10:55 AM in reply to: blair

Dear Blair,

 

Tanks a Lot,

 

But I have a new question: I receive a new OS, the Windows 7 Home premium 64 bits. I try install begin, and appear a new message: "you cannot install this product on the current operating system"

 

OBS.: I have a 64 bits system, but I'm trying to install an Autodesk Inventor 2010 32bits.

 

Best regards,

 

Bardella



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Re: Install Inventor on Windows 7 Home Basic

12-30-2010 11:00 AM in reply to: Bardella_

They are specific programs, one for 32 bit O/S and one for 64 bit O/S. You should have received both versions in your DVD pack, or you will need to download the 64 bit version from Autodesk.

 

Same serial numbers for either version.

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12-30-2010 11:08 AM in reply to: blair

ok thanks.

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Re: Install Inventor on Windows 7 Home Basic

12-30-2010 06:12 PM in reply to: blair

blair wrote:

If they can't read the system requirements ......


Get ready for a flood of student questions trying to install 32-bit on 64-bit OS in the coming year.

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Install Inventor on Windows 7 Home Basic

02-02-2013 07:08 PM in reply to: Bardella_

I have installed Autodesk Inventor 2013 on my laptop. But when I try to open a new file, it takes me to My Documents. It does not show the list of templates seen on the initial screen.

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Re: Install Inventor on Windows 7 Home Basic

02-03-2013 12:04 AM in reply to: ratna.pathak

You will need to configure/create a proper "Projects" file. A good read is available from the Autodesk Wiki Help for Inventor: http://wikihelp.autodesk.com/Inventor/enu/2013/Help/1310-Autodesk1310/1892-Collabor1892/1918-Design_...

 

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