Minimum System Requirements

Minimum System Requirements

  • Acowin Server (Minimum)
  • Processor – P4
  • Memory – 2 GB (4 or more GB is better, especially if running Windows Vista, Windows 7, Windows 8, Server 2008 or Server 2012).  If running 64 Bit operating system, the more RAM the better.
  • Hard Drive Space – 3 GB
  • Operating System – Windows XP Home*, XP Professional*, 2003* Server Edition, 2008 Server Edition, 2012 & 2012 R2 Server Edition, Vista, Windows 7,  Windows 8 and Windows 10 (both 32 and 64 Bit versions of the operating systems are acceptable).
  • Required Software – Internet Explorer 9.0 or later
  • Optional Software – If you plan on using ACOWINs seamless integration with QuickBooks, you will need any one of the following: QuickBooks 2003 (or later) Pro, Premier, Accountant Edition, Enterprise, or Contractors Edition.  Depending on the number of customers you have in QuickBooks, you may need the Enterprise Version.  Check with an ACOWIN Representative for which version of QB you will need.

*Microsoft has discontinued support of Windows XP & 2003, so it is not recommended for this reason.

Minimum Workstation Requirements

Minimum Workstation

  • Processor – P4
  • Memory – 1 GB
  • Hard Drive Space – 1 GB
  • Operating System – the same operating systems listed for the server are acceptable for workstations

Minimum ACOTRUCK iOS System Requirements (iPad, iPhone, iPod)

Minimum ACOTRUCK iOS system Requirements

  • iPad or iPad Mini – 16 GB (iPad 2, iPad 3rd Generation, iPad 4th Generation, iPad Air, iPad Air Retina and iPad Air 2)
  • iPhone – 8 GB (iPhone 4s, 5, 5c, 5s, 6 & 6 Plus)
  • Data Plan – 2 GB
  • iOS version 7.0 +
  • To take photographs – 2nd Generation iPad, or later.

*Note – First Generation iPads no longer work since they cannot install iOS 7 or later.

ACOTRUCK Mobile Work Order PC Requirements

ACOTRUCK Mobile Work Order PC Requirements
(TMS recommends you use an iPad or iPhone as opposed to a tablet PC)

Processor – P4
Memory – 1 GB
Hard Drive Space – 1 GB
Operating System – Windows XP Home*, Windows XP Professional*, Windows XP Tablet*, Windows Vista 32 Bit, Windows Vista 32 & 64 Bit Tablet, Windows 7 32 & 64 Bit.
Display (Screen Resolution) – 1024 X 768
Blue Tooth (recommended for printing to portable printer)
Internet Access
NOTE – The ACOTRUCK Mobile Work Order should be run on a “Tablet” PC so that you can capture the customer’s signature. If you do not want to capture the customer’s signature, then you can use a standard laptop PC. Check with your ACOWIN Sales Representative for more information.
*Microsoft has discontinued support of Windows XP & 2003, so it is not recommended for this reason.