What are the system requirements for the MapInfo Discover 64-bit Bundle?

The MapInfo Discover 2016 (64-bit) Bundle supports and installs MapInfo Pro Advanced 16.0 (64-bit) and 3D (optional license required).

Note: MapInfo Discover 2016 does not support 32-bit versions of MapInfo Pro.

MapInfo Discover 2016  supports the following operating systems:

  • Windows® 10 (64-bit)
  • Windows® 8 (64-bit)
  • Windows® 8.1 (64-bit)
  • Windows® 7 (64-bit)

 - Apple Macintosh OSX and Linux operating systems are NOT supported.
 - Virtualisation systems such as Citrix, Mac Parallels or VMWare are NOT supported.
 - Windows XP & Vista are NOT supported.

Minimum Requirements

  • Pentium 4 series or equivalent CPU processor
  • 2 Gigabyte of RAM memory
  • A monitor of at least XGA capability 1024 x 768 resolution)

Recommended Requirements

  • Core 2 series or equivalent CPU processor (note MapInfo Discover does not utilise multiple CPU cores in most tools.)
  • 4 Gigabytes of RAM memory
  • A monitor of at least SXGA capability (1280 x 1024 resolution)


The install wizard checks for the following and prompts you if not already on your system; you can choose
to have the install wizard install these requirements, or cancel the installation if you do not want to

  • Microsoft .NET Framework 4.6.1 (Client Profile and Extended)
  • Microsoft SQL Server Compact 3.5 Service Pack 2 (x86) for Windows Desktop 
  • Microsoft SQL Server Compact 3.5 Service pack 2 (x64) for Windows Desktop
  • Microsoft Visual C++ 2015 Update 2 Redistributable Package (x64)
  • Microsoft Visual C++ 2013 Redistributable Package (x86)
  • Microsfot Visual C++ 2013 Redistributable Package (x64)
  • Microsoft Access Database Engine 2010 Redistributable (x64)
  • SlimDX runtime .NET 4.0 x64 January 2012 (end user runtime)

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