System Requirements

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System Requirements

Recommended System Specs

Your needs will vary depending on the volumes of source data being processed. The following is our recommended specifications for running LAW:

Current Version is LAW 7.9.78


8-core @ 2.5+ GHz

ED Loader Memory (RAM)

16+ GB

Turbo Import Memory (RAM)

32+ GB


It's recommended for systems to have 4 GB of RAM per processing core.

Hard Drive

Solid State Drive w/ 100 GB+ free space


LAW uses temporary storage. When working with large files, a significant amount of drive space may be used.

Network File Storage

(Case Databases/Images/Text/Native Documents)

When importing electronic documents, the storage size requirements of your data can vary greatly based on the sources being used. Data can inflate up to 3-4 times its original size.


1080p monitor resolution


10/100/1000 Mbps. Gigabit recommended.

  MS Domain network required

Applicable only if using a network server to host Case Files and their associated documents.

Supported Operating Systems


Microsoft Windows 10 or 11

Microsoft Windows Server 2016 (version 1809)

Microsoft Windows Server 2019 (version 1903)


Only 64-bit versions of Microsoft Windows are supported.

Supported SQL Database Software

Microsoft SQL Server 2016

Microsoft SQL Server 2017

Microsoft SQL Server 2019


Express versions of the SQL Server versions listed above are supported for smaller Case Files as they have a limit of 10 GB per database.

Supported Scanner Hardware

Scanners with ISIS drivers (Supported Scanners)

Scanners with TWAIN drivers via LAWtsi (Touch Screen Interface)

Antivirus Software

Antivirus is not required, but highly recommended to protect you from damage caused by viruses embedded within your processed documents.

.NET Framework

3.5 and 4.8 or higher

ABBYY OCR engine

The ABBYY OCR engine installer can be found here: ABBYY ENGINE

All in One System Requirements (An all in one box usually has LAW and SQL on the same box)

Depending on intended use, the all in one could be smaller. Please call support for more information.

Processor and RAM

16 Cores and 64gb of RAM

Operating Systems and SQL

Windows 10, 11 or Server 2019

Hard Drive Space

1tb of SSD

Native Applications

There are several native applications that can be used with LAW. Native applications are used with for viewing documents, E-Printing, and TIFF Conversion. The following applications are supported:



Adobe Acrobat


Adobe Reader

Adobe Acrobat Pro X

Adobe Acrobat Reader X

Adobe Acrobat Standard XI

Adobe Acrobat Pro XI

Adobe Acrobat Reader XI

Adobe DC (Standard or Pro)

(non 64 bit)

Avantstar Quick View Plus

Avantstar Quick View Plus 13 Professional

Avantstar Quick View Plus 17


See Avantstar's license agreement prior to using this application with LAW.

Corel Word Perfect

Corel Word Perfect 12

Lotus/IBM Notes

Lotus Notes 8.5

IBM Notes 9


Lotus/IBM Notes must be installed in Single-User mode.

Microsoft Office

Microsoft Office 2010

Microsoft Office 2013

Microsoft Office 2016

Microsoft Office 365 (Local Install)


For Turbo Import, the 64-bit Office Suite may be used for ingestion and Batch Tiffing (LAW 7.5+)

ED Loader and PST reconstitution work-flows require 32-bit Office.

Microsoft Project

Microsoft Project 2003

Microsoft Project 2007

Microsoft Project 2010

Microsoft Project 2013

Microsoft Project 2016


Only 32-bit versions are supported.

Microsoft Visio

Microsoft Visio 2003

Microsoft Visio 2007

Microsoft Visio 2010

Microsoft Visio 2013

Microsoft Visio 2016


Only 32-bit versions are supported.

Oracle AutoView

Oracle AutoView 19

Oracle AutoView 20

Oracle AutoView 21


SOLIDWORKS eDrawings Viewer 2013


32-bit version only

Web Browser

Microsoft Edge

A Knowledge Based Article on this subject can be found here: How do I move cases to a different environment? (