We help IT Professionals succeed at work.

VB2010 Hardware Requirements - Processor Speed

743 Views
Last Modified: 2013-12-09
Why does microsoft state under 'Hardware Requirements" for VB2010 Professional at http://www.microsoft.com/visualstudio/en-us/products/2010-editions/professional
say that the computer has to have a 1.6Ghz processor?

The reason i ask is because i have a Samsung X120 notebook with an Intel Pentium SU7300 1.3Ghz processor with 3Gb RAM.

Does this mean that VB2010 will not work at all on this computer? , or will it work, but just slowly?
Comment
Watch Question

Commented:
More Likely I will Run fine. This are only requirements that Microsoft recommends.  But you should be fine. Dont worry
These are just recommendations, almost any machine from the last 8 years would work, although you would most likely notice a speed change in the build times, moving controls around, etc.

Author

Commented:
Thanks for your replies so far. I am hoping to get a YES IT WILL WORK BUT SLOWLY or NO IT WONT WORK AT ALL
Commented:
Unlock this solution and get a sample of our free trial.
(No credit card required)
UNLOCK SOLUTION

Author

Commented:
I have not tried to install vb2010 on my computer yet but i accept his solution as accurate.
Unlock the solution to this question.
Thanks for using Experts Exchange.

Please provide your email to receive a sample view!

*This site is protected by reCAPTCHA and the Google Privacy Policy and Terms of Service apply.

OR

Please enter a first name

Please enter a last name

8+ characters (letters, numbers, and a symbol)

By clicking, you agree to the Terms of Use and Privacy Policy.