Processor: 750MHz or better (1.2 GHz or better HIGHLY RECOMMENDED)
If upgrading from a slower processor, consider purchasing a new system, it is usually more cost effective.
RAM: 512 Megabytes for Windows XP and VISTA 1 Gigabyte or more is HIGHLY
Hard Drive: 20 Gigabytes with at least 10 Gigabytes of free space
Modem: 56Kbps Internal or External modem
CD-ROM & Floppy Drive: 32X Speed CD-ROM R/W, R/W DVD, or a 3 1/2 Floppy (one backup device is needed: CD, DVD, or floppy)
Sound Card & Speakers: 24 bit sound card and a set of speakers
Monitor: 17" Color monitor capable of 1024x768 resolution or higher