The following system requirements cover all Carveco products.

Like any software that involves aspects of 3D modelling (to different degrees across our range of software and use cases), the specification of your PC is extremely important in ensuring you get a good experience when designing, modelling and generating toolpaths.


Operating System


  • Microsoft Windows 10 64-bit
  • Microsoft Windows 11 64-bit

64-bit single- or multi-core Intel® or AMD® processor with SSE2 technology

Highest affordable CPU speed rating recommended

Memory 8 GB RAM (16 GB RAM recommended)
Display Resolution 1280 x 1024 (1920 x 1200 or higher recommended) with True Color
Graphics Card 2 GB RAM, OpenGL® 4.0 compliant and DirectX® 11 compliant.
Disk Space Installation 5 GB free disk space
Pointing Device MS-Mouse, 3Dconnexion SpaceMouse® or Wacom® tablet


Graphics Cards

To get the best experience from your investment in Carveco, we strongly recommend investing in a good quality GPU. More GPU cores equal better performance for Carveco and we recommend a GPU with at least 512 cores.

Carveco Suitability Check v1.1

Carveco Suitability Check

Ensure your PC meets the recommended system requirements for running Carveco by downloading the Carveco Suitability test program.

This small executable runs through a quick benchmark of your system hardware (CPU, RAM, Graphics etc…) to minimize the chance of any problems you may encounter running Carveco software.