34.11.1 Operating Systems that support Transfer Tool

The installation requirements when installing only the Transfer Tool is as follows.


Required Specifications



Windows® PC/AT compatible machine



  • Windows 2000, Windows XP

Pentium II 266MHz or faster

  • Windows Vista, Windows 7

Pentium IV 1 GHz or faster


Operating system

  • Windows 2000

Service Pack 3 or later

  • Windows XP

All editions for 32 bit version

  • Windows Vista

All editions for 32 bit version

  • Windows 7

All editions for 32/64 bit versions



  • Windows 2000, Windows XP

128 MB or more

  • Windows Vista, Windows 7

1 GB or more

  • Windows 2000, Windows XP

512 MB or more is recommended.

  • Windows Vista, Windows 7

2 GB or more is recommended

Hard Disk Space

133 MB or more

This capacity is required for installation.


.NET Framework Version 2.0

.NET Framework 2.0 or later will be installed automatically.
For disk space requirements, visit the Microsoft website.

CD/DVD drive

Those supported by the above operating systems

Use during installation.


Those supported by the above operating systems


USB Port

Required when transferring data via USB cable.

Supported USB cables differ depending on the model. For more details, please refer to the following.

34.2 Transferring Project Files via USB Transfer Cable

You can also transfer using the USB Memory Loader


LAN port

Required when transferring data via Ethernet.

  • LAN cable

Hub may be required depending on your computer and network card.

Environment that supports a modem connection
(when transferring via modem)

Windows® compatible modem

AT commands must be supported.

Modems that need to be connected to the center cannot be used.

CF Card drive

For CF Card transfer (CF memory loader), or reading and writing to a CF Card, a CF Card reader or a PCMCIA conversion card is required.

  • Pro-face CF Card (sold separately)

Needed when transferring to CF card supporting models.

SD card drive

Needed when transferring via SD card (memory loader) or reading and writing data on SD cards.

  • SD card supporting SD or SDHC standards

Needed when transferring to SD card supporting models.