Platforms

  • Windows 7, 8 and 10 (recommended) running in 32-bit compatibility mode as well as support for 64-bit native applications on Windows 7 and 8. Please note that Windows 7 requires the Convenience Rollup update.  
  • Windows Server (Windows Server 2016, Windows Server 2012, Terminal Servers, and Server 2008 including Server 2008 R2 running in 32-bit compatibility mode for the PC*MILER user interface and on 64-bit processors for PC*MILER Connect, Mapping, BatchPro, and Spreadsheets). Please note that Server 2008 requires Windows Server 2008 Service Pack 2.
  • AS/400
  • Citrix Metaframe and TCP/IP functionality for use with other platforms
  • Platforms not supported include: Windows Vista, XP, Server 2000, and Server 2003.


Windows Requirements

Environment

  • Stand-alone PC with a 1.5-2 GHz processor or networked personal computers (LANs and Server/Thin Client Networks)
  • 512 MB RAM minimum, 1 GB strongly recommended for standard desktop users. For Citrix and Terminal Server, 200 MB RAM for each user running PC*MILER|Connect and PC*MILER|Spreadsheets.
  • Color quality settings supported: 16-bit and 32-bit (8-bit & 24-bit not supported)
  • Internet connection for license activation (recommended) and access to select features such as Satellite imagery, real-time Traffic data, updated fuel prices, and PC*MILER|Weather.
  • Email address for license activation.


AS/400 Requirements

PC to AS/400 Connectivity Options (Not Provided by ALK)

  • PC with a 2+ GHz processor
  • Client Access Express V4R4MO or higher, also known as iSeries Access (recommended)
  • Supports OS/400, i5/OS and IBMi operating systems; Version 4.2 (V4R2) and higher on IBM AS/400, System i and Power Systems™ hardware.

Hard Disk Requirements

The hard disk requirements listed below are approximate.  

PC*MILER

  • In Version 31, automatic installation of Microsoft® .NET Framework 4.6.1 requires 4.5 GB, which reduces in size down to 39 MB once it is installed.
  • PC*MILER – 3.1 GB hard disk space for full install (including all Add-Ons listed below except PC*MILER|Energy, and all Connectivity products)
  • PC*MILER|Tolls – 50 MB
  • PC*MILER|Hazmat – 50 MB
  • PC*MILER|Streets (U.S. Data) – 1.3 GB
  • PC*MILER|Streets (Canadian Data) – 60 MB
  • Canadian Postal Codes – 50 MB
  • Standard Point Location Codes (SPLC) – 2 MB
  • PC*MILER|Energy – Additional 2.6 GB hard disk space


Connectivity Products

  • PC*MILER|Connect – 13 MB
  • PC*MILER|Mapping –7.5MB
  • PC*MILER|Spreadsheets – 3 MB
  • PC*MILER|BatchPro –7.5MB
  • PC*MILER|TCP/IP – 6 MB


NOTE: PC*MILER|Connect and PC*MILER|Spreadsheets support x86-64 architecture. Our software was not ported to IA-64 architecture although it will still be supported through a hardware compatibility mode.


PC*MILER|Worldwide

  • Worldwide Highway Network Only – 5 GB hard disk space additional
  • PC*MILER|Streets Data hard disk space requirements:
  • United States – 1.3 GB
  • Canada – 60 MB
  • Africa – 263 MB
  • Europe – 3.38 GB
  • Asia – 616 MB
  • Middle East – 179 MB
  • Oceania – 189 MB
  • South America – 339 MB


These components will also be installed

  • Microsoft Visual C++ 2005 Redistributable Package (x86) – 6 MB disk space
  • WindowsInstaller-KB884016-v2-x86.exe (x86) – 2 MB disk space
  • .NET dotnetfx.exe (x86) – 280 MB disk space
  • Microsoft® .NET Framework 4.6.1 (automatically installed with PC*MILER)