Some of these specifications are required for your computer to run LI‑COR® Acquisition Software and some are recommended for optimal performance.


  • A minimum of 16 GB of RAM is required.

  • A minimum of 1 TB hard drive is required.

  • If the system is connected to a local area network, dual Network Interfaces (NICs) are required. One Network Interface is required for a dedicated, direct connection to the instrument.

  • Supported Operating Systems: Windows 10 (64-bit) and Windows 11 (64-bit)

  • Certain components of the LI‑COR Acquisition user interface will not display optimally on screen sizes below 1320 x 800 pixels.

  • Dedicated graphics hardware will improve computer performance when working with large, high resolution images. Slide images are likely to be large, high resolution images.