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PrintMusic System Requirements

The following lists the computer and hardware requirements for using Finale PrintMusic. You can use PrintMusic on most any modern personal computer that meets the specifications listed below. The specifications provide the minimum standards.


Windows®

  • Vista/Windows 7 SP1/Windows 8/Windows 10 (64-bit compatible)
  • Intel Core 2 Duo or AMD Athlon, Intel i3 or AMD Athlon II X2 and above recommended
  • 2 GB of RAM, 4 GB or more recommended for optional use of VST sounds (more RAM = more sounds)
  • 800X600 minimum monitor resolution, 1366X768 and above recommended
  • Internet connection for download install or CD-ROM drive for CD install
  • 600MB hard drive space required for software and user manual

Mac®

  • OS X 10.8 – 10.11
  • Intel Core 2 Duo or better, Intel i3 and above recommended
  • 2 GB of RAM, 4 GB or more recommended for optional use of AU sounds (more RAM = more sounds)
  • 800X600 minimum monitor resolution, 1366X768 and above recommended
  • Internet connection for download install or CD-ROM drive for CD install
  • 700MB hard drive space required for software and user manual

Optional

  • MIDI interface
  • MIDI input and/or playback device
  • Printer
  • Scanner

Authorization

PrintMusic requires that you authorize the software within 30 days after installation. You are allowed to install PrintMusic on one operating system (multiple licenses excluded). More


File Compatibility

Finale family software can open files that were created in the same or older software version, but files created in a newer version cannot be opened in an older version unless converted via MusicXML. PrintMusic 2014 and Finale 2014 are exceptions to this rule as they can also save Finale 2012-compatible files. More

Authorization licensed under Patent No. 5,490,216