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Hardware

  • A Mac computer, desktop, laptop or mini, preferably a post 2015 model.
  • Intel Core i5 or i7 with 4 cores and hyper-threading.
  • 2GB minimum for VectorStyler, a system with at least 8GB of memory is recommended for good performance,
  • VectorStyler makes use of all cores in rendering and processing, more cores the better.
  • VectorStyler uses the GPU in image effects, noise and gradient rendering.
  • Metal support by the GPU and hardware is required.
  • A large display to take advantage of VectorStyler user interface, tools and panels.

Operating system

  • MacOS 10.11 or above is recommended.
  • Metal support is recommended, openGL and openCL are also supported.
  • Network access is required when registering VectorStyler.

Input

  • Keyboard and mouse input is default.
  • Use the trackpad to draw and edit objects interactively.
  • Document view can be zoomed and rotated using trackpad gestures.
  • Pressure-sensitive tablets are supported for painting and editing.