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Microsoft Office Live Meeting 2007 System Requirements

Because Live Meeting is delivered as a fully managed service, the only system requirements are for the client software that end users and presenters use to access a meeting. Following are the minimum system requirements for the Windows-based Live Meeting client:

Display resolution:

  • Required: Super VGA 800x600,
  • Recommended: Super VGA 1024x768 or higher
  • Microsoft Windows XP Tablet PC Edition portrait mode is supported

Operating system:

  • Windows 7, 32-bit and 64-bit (running in 32-bit mode)
  • Windows Vista operating system, 32-bit and 64-bit (running in 32-bit mode)
  • Windows XP Professional with Service Pack 2, or Service Pack 3 (recommended)
  • Windows XP Professional x64 Edition in 32-bit mode
  • Windows 2000 Professional with Service Pack 4 and latest version of DirectX (required)
  • Windows Server 2003 with Service Pack 2 (recommended)


  • Data and Voice: 500-megahertz (MHz) or higher processor, Intel Pentium-compatible
  • Webcam video: 1 GHz or higher
  • Microsoft RoundTable: 1.8 GHz or higher


  • 256 megabytes (MB) of RAM
  • Recommended: 512 MB
  • Microsoft Windows, Firefox, and Unyte Conference Plug-In for Microsoft Windows

Disk space needed for installation

  • 125 MB

Video memory:

  • Video card with 64 MB of RAM (video RAM or VRAM) and Microsoft DirectX application programming interface generation

For sending video:

  • Webcam or Microsoft RoundTable device

Bandwidth requirements:

  • 56kbps for data, 350 kbps for video (50 kbps min), 700 kbps for Office RoundTable (100 kbps min)

Recording playback

  • Office Live Meeting Replay format
  • Flash Player version 9 or higher
  • Windows Media Player version 9 or later (version is checked when the meeting client starts)

Other software:

  • Microsoft Office PowerPoint 2002 or later presentation graphics program or Microsoft Office Standard Edition or Professional Edition (which includes PowerPoint software) to upload presentations.
  • Adobe Flash Player 9 or higher to view Flash content in the meeting. On Windows Vista, Adobe Flash Player 9.0.45 to view Flash content in the meeting.
  • Windows Media technologies player, version 9 or later (version is checked when the meeting client starts).

Additional Notes

  • Uploading content other than PowerPoint documents is not available on Windows 7 and Windows Vista 64-bit
  • The required and recommended bandwidth speeds are cumulative.

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