System Requirements

Operating Systems CAMWorks 2013 CAMWorks 2014 CAMWorks 2015 CAMWorks 2016
Windows 7 (32-bit version)(Home editions are not supported)

*Windows7 SP1 is required

Windows 7 (64-bit version)(Home editions are not supported)

*Windows7 SP1 is required

*Windows7 SP1 is required

*Windows7 SP1 is required

Windows 8 and 8.1 (32-bit only)
Windows 8 and 8.1 (64-bit only)
Windows 10 (64-bit)
Windows XP Professional SP2 or higher(32 and 64 bit versions)
Windows Vista 32 and 64 bit versions(Home editions are not supported)


Supported Solid Modeler Versions CAMWorks 2013 CAMWorks 2014 CAMWorks 2015 CAMWorks 2016
Solidworks 2011/CAMWorks Solids 2011
Solidworks 2012/CAMWorks Solids 2012
Solidworks 2013/CAMWorks Solids 2013
Solidworks 2014/CAMWorks Solids 2014
Solidworks 2015/CAMWorks Solids 2015
Solidworks 2016/CAMWorks Solids 2016
Solid Edge ST5 (MP8 or higher)
Solid Edge ST5 (MP10 or higher)
Solid Edge ST6 (MP4 or higher)
Solid Edge ST6 (MP8 or higher)
Solid Edge ST7 (MP8 or higher)
Solid Edge ST8 (MP8 or higher)

(MP2 and higher)

Solid Edge ST9 (MP00 or higher)

(MP00 and higher)



Microsoft Products CAMWorks 2013 CAMWorks 2014 CAMWorks 2015 CAMWorks 2016
MS Access/ MS Access runtime

Access 2003 (32 bit)


Access 2007 (32 bit)


Access 2010 (32 bit)

Access 2003 (32 bit)


Access 2007 (32 bit)


Access 2010 (32 bit)


Access 2010 SP1 (64 bit)


Access 2013 (32 and 64 bit)

Access 2003 (32 bit)


Access 2007 (32 bit)


Access 2010 (32 bit)


Access 2010 SP1 (64 bit)


Access 2013 (32 and 64 bit)

Access 2007 (32 bit)


Access 2010 (32 bit)


Access 2010 SP 1/2 (64 bit)


Access 2013 (32 and 64 bit)


Access 2016 (32 and 64 bit)



Hardware Requirements (Minimum)
for SOLIDWORKS and CAMWorks Solids http://www.solidworks.com/sw/support/SystemRequirements.html
for Solid Edge http://www.plm.automation.siemens.com/en_us/products/solid-edge/design/system_requirements.shtml