|Component||Office 2013 requirements|
|Computer and processor||1 gigahertz (GHz) or faster x86- or x64-bit processor with SSE2 instruction set|
|Memory (RAM)||1 gigabyte (GB) RAM (32-bit); 2 gigabytes (GB) RAM (64-bit)|
|Hard Disk||3.0 gigabytes (GB) available|
|Display||Graphics hardware acceleration requires a DirectX10 graphics card and a 1024 x 576 or higher resolution monitor|
|Operating System||Office 2013 runs on 32-bit and 64-bit versions of Microsoft Windows operating systems. When you run Office 2013 32-bit on a 64-bit version of a Windows operating system, the program runs in the 32-bit layer of the Windows operating system. For more information, see 64-bit editions of Office 2013. Here are supported Windows operating systems on which you can run Office 2013 32-bit and 64-bit programs.
Office 2013 32-bit products are supported on the following Windows operating systems:
Office 2013 64-bit products are only supported on the following Windows operating systems:
*Windows Server 2012 R2, Windows Server 2012, and Windows Server 2008 R2 are available only in 64-bit architecture.
|Browser||Internet Explorer 8, 9, 10, or 11; Mozilla Firefox 10.x or a later version; Apple Safari 5; or Google Chrome 17.x.|
|.NET version||3.5, 4.0, or 4.5|
|Multi-touch||A touch-enabled device is required to use any multi-touch functionality. But, all features and functionality are always available by using a keyboard, mouse, or other standard or accessible input device. Note that new touch features are optimized for use with Windows 8.|
|Additional requirements and considerations||Some functionality may vary, based on the system configuration. Some features may require additional or advanced hardware or server connectivity.|
The standard Office 2013 system requirements that are listed in the Office 2013 for Personal Computers--standard system requirements table apply to each Office 2013 application. The following Office 2013 programs have some additional requirements:
If you’re looking for information about Visio or SharePoint system requirements, those are covered in separate articles.