The following are the minimum system requirements for ArtPro 16.1. Exceeding these requirements will in most cases lead to a performance increase. Running ArtPro on a system that does not meet these requirements is not supported.

Minimum requirements for ArtPro

Minimum System Requirements for ArtPro 16.1
Processor type and speed

Mac Intel processor (PowerPC not supported).

All versions up to ArtPro 16.1.1 (to be released in July 2018) are 32-bit applications.

As of version 18.0 (November 2018) ArtPro will be a 64-bit only application.


Minimum 2 GB RAM.

Available hard drive space

  • System drive
  • Data drive
The software takes about 1GB of disk space. Also take into account the need for storage of temporary and production data. A backup solution is strongly advised.
Minimum screen resolution

Minimum 1280 x 1024 resolution, true color depth.

ArtPro is not optimized for viewing on a retina screen.

Internet connection10/100/1000 Base-T Ethernet, TCP/IP v4 protocol, TCP/IP v6 protocol is not supported.

Supported Operating Systems

Recommended operating systems are highlighted in the tables below.

If an operating system is not listed in the tables below, it is not supported. Do not try to install ArtPro on a computer running an unsupported operating system.

Mac OS

EditionClient OS
10.13 (High Sierra)    (tick)**
10.12 (Sierra)      (tick) *
10.11 (El Capitan)      (tick)
10.10 (Yosemite) (error)

10.9 (Mavericks)


10.8 (Mountain Lion)

10.7 (Lion)(error)
10.6.0 - 10.6.8 (Snow Leopard)(error)
10.5.0 - 10.5.8 (Leopard)(error)

* Supported as of ArtPro 16.0.1, for versions Mac OS X 10.12.2 and higher.
See this page for more info: KB182033318: Do Esko products support macOS Sierra

** ArtPro 18.0 ( 64bit) will only be supported on macOS 10.13 and higher.

The server versions of these operating systems are not supported.

System Requirements
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