ArcPad System Requirements

ArcPad 10 is supported on the following platforms:

Mobile devices:

Supported operating systems:

  • Windows Mobile 5.0
  • Windows Mobile 6.0
  • Windows Mobile 6.1
  • Windows Mobile 6.5
  • Windows Embedded Handheld 6.5 Classic
  • Windows Embedded Handheld 6.5 Professional

Hardware requirements:

Processor

ARM-based processors, including the following:

Intel (StrongARM® , XScale™), Samsung®

Texas Instruments (OMAP™), Atmel®

Memory

64 MB RAM (minimum), 128 MB RAM (recommended)

Free storage space (approximate)

11 MB for installing ArcPad

9 MB for installing ArcPad StreetMap

2.5 MB for installing Microsoft SQL Server Compact Edition database engine

2 MB for installing Elmore sample data

2 MB for installing Redlands sample data

1 MB for installing Riverside sample data

10 MB for installing Rhode Island sample data

6 MB for installing World sample data

Approximately 400 KB for installing HARN tables

Approximately 2 MB for installing NADCON tables

Approximately 100 KB for installing each language pack

Desktop computer and tablet PCs:

Supported operating systems:

  • Windows XP
  • Windows Vista (32-bit and 64-bit version)
  • Windows 7 (32-bit and 64-bit version)

Hardware requirements:

Processor

PC-Intel® 750 MHz (or higher), 32-bit and 64-bit

Memory/RAM

512 MB (or higher)

Free Disk Space

ArcPad: Approximately 192 MB

Software Requirements

ArcGIS Desktop

ArcView®, ArcEditor™, or ArcInfo®9.3 or higher is required to use the ArcPad Data Manager for ArcGIS Desktop.

*ArcEditor or ArcInfo license is required for geodatabase data check-in/out.

*At the time of the ArcPad installation, if you have ArcGIS 9.3, the ArcPad 8.0 Data Manager will automatically be installed. If you have ArcGIS 10, the ArcPad 10.0 Data Manager will automatically be installed.

ArcGIS Server

ArcGIS Server Enterprise Advanced Edition 9.3 or higher (.Net) is required to use the ArcGIS Server ArcPad extension.

*At the time of the ArcPad installation, if you have ArcGIS 9.3, the ArcGIS Server ArcPad 8 Extension will automatically be installed. If you have ArcGIS 10, the ArcGIS Server ArcPad 10 Extension will automatically be installed.

Desktop Synchronization Software (if you intend to install ArcPad 10.0 on a Windows Mobile computer and/or using ArcPad Studio on a desktop computer)

Microsoft ActiveSync 4.5 or higher (for Windows XP)

Windows Mobile Device Center 6.1 or higher (for Windows Vista or Windows 7)

Microsoft XML (MSXML) Parser

MSXML 4.0 Service Pack 2


4/14/2014