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AutoCAD Licensing Information

AutoCAD is a special purpose software package for Graphic design, multimedia, and visualization.

License Terms

  • AutoCAD is available on an annual lease basis from the Stat/Math Center to faculty and staff of the IU system.
  • The lease runs from February 15th through February 14th.
  • The program may be installed as a stand alone installation on the Windows platform.
  • Server licenses are also available for departmental use.

System Requirement

System requirements for AutoCAD 2013 for users who are focusing on 2D drawing creation are as follows:

  • Intel Pentium IV processor recommended
  • Microsoft Windows XP Professional or Home Edition (SP2 or greater), Windows XP Tablet PC Edition (SP2), or Windows 2000 (SP3 or SP4)
  • 2 GB RAM
  • 6.3 GB free disk space for installation
  • 1,280 x 1,024 VGA display with true color
  • Microsoft Internet Explorer 7.0 or later

System requirements for AutoCAD 2013 for users who are taking advantage of the new conceptual design capabilities are as follows:

  • Intel processor IV 3.0 GHz or greater
  • Windows XP Professional (SP2 or later)
  • 2 GB RAM or greater
  • 2 GB of disk space available, not including installation
  • 1,280x1,024 32-bit color video display adapter (true color)
  • 128 MB or greater, Direct3D®-capable workstation class graphics card.

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