Overview, System requirements, Recommended computer hardware – Kofax Desktop 2.0 User Manual

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Kofax Desktop 2.0 Installation Guide


Kofax, Inc.


Kofax Desktop is an easy-to-use, document scan application. You can scan documents from
Windows Desktop, Windows Explorer, and Microsoft Office 2007 programs, including Word,

Excel, PowerPoint, and Outlook mail messages. You can also scan documents to Microsoft
SharePoint 2007 from Outlook, Windows Desktop, Windows Explorer, and Windows notification

System Requirements

Before installing Kofax Desktop, review the requirements in this section.

Recommended Computer Hardware

To ensure optimal performance, your computer should meet or exceed these requirements.


Processor: Dual core


Memory: 1 GB


Disk space for software installation: 3 GB (allow more space for scanned images)


Monitor resolution: 1280 x 1024

Internet Connection

You must have a working Internet connection to download the Kofax Desktop installer, purchase
the product, and register or unregister the license. For details, see Installing Kofax Desktop on
page 7 an
d Removing Kofax Desktop on page 9.

Certified Operating Systems

Kofax Desktop is certified on the following Microsoft Windows operating systems:


Windows XP Professional, Service Pack 3


Windows XP, Service Pack 3


Windows Vista 32-bit,

Service Pack 2


Windows Vista 64-bit, Service Pack 1


Windows 7, 32-bit


Windows 7, 64-bit

For updated information related to operating systems and service packs, visit the Support pages
on the Kofax Web site at www.kofax.com.

Integration with Microsoft Programs

You can use Kofax Desktop to scan directly from the following Microsoft Office 2007 programs: