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SYSTEM REQUIREMENTS

Find out the minimum technological requirements you will need to run the Winsight® field test.

Desktop and Laptop Requirements

The supported operating systems are listed below. If an OS is not listed, it is not supported

It is not recommend to make an OS upgrade/update within 30 days of a testing window

 

PHYSICAL REQUIREMENTS

Operating System

Windows

7 | 8.1 | 10 | Windows Server 2008 | 2012 (latest service pack)

Windows 10S is not supported.

Apple

Mac OS 10.10-10.13

 

Processor

Intel Core 2 Duo 1.6 Ghz equivalent or higher CPU

 

System Memory

Minimum 512MB RAM

Recommended 2GB RAM with 1GB free RAM

Minimum 1GB free storage space

 

Screen & Resolution Size

Physical screen size: 11.6″ +

Minimum Resolution: 1024 x 768

 

SYSTEM/NETWORK REQUIREMENTS

Supported Browsers for Questar Administration Portal:

  • Internet Explorer v9+
  • Microsoft Edge
  • Mozilla Firefox 38+
  • Google Chrome 49+
  • Safari 8

LAN Network

  • Minimum General Requirement: 802.11g Wireless 54Mbps or greater | 100 Mbps LAN for desktops
  • Minimum available LAN bandwidth at each workstation: 1Mbps
  • Recommended General Settings: 802.11n Wireless 150 Mbps or higher | 1 Gbps LAN for desktops
  • Recommended available LAN bandwidth at each workstation: 2 Mbps

Internet Speed

  • Minimum per device: 150 Kbps
  • Recommended: 300 Kbps

 

Chromebook and Tablet Requirements

Currently, the only touchscreen interaction supported within Nextera is on iPad. Any other system that has a touchscreen input would require the use of a mouse or keyboard touchpad to support mouse interactions.
 

  • The supported operating systems are listed below. If an OS is not listed, it is not supported
  • It is not recommend to make an OS upgrade/update within 30 days of a testing window

 

PHYSICAL REQUIREMENTS

Operating Systems

  • Chromebook OS v59+
  • iPad on iOS 10.3.3, 11.2.5 to 11.x (iOS 11 – 11.2.2 are not supported)
  • iPad 3 and lower are not supported
  • Windows OS support is dictated by the device. Questar supports devices that can run Windows 7, 8.1, and 10
  • Windows 10S is not supported.

Processor

  • Chromebook: 1.6 Ghz + (or equivalent)
  • iPad/Windows: 1.0 Ghz dual core + (or equivalent)

Screen Size & Resolution

  • Minimum Screen Size: 9.7″
  • Minimum Resolution: 1024 x 768

 

SYSTEM/NETWORK REQUIREMENTS

Chrome Kiosk

  • Kiosk mode support available

LAN Network

  • Minimum General Requirement: 802.11g Wireless 54Mbps or greater | 100 Mbps LAN for desktops
  • Minimum available LAN bandwidth at each workstation: 1Mbps
  • Recommended General Settings: 802.11n Wireless 150 Mbps or higher | 1 Gbps LAN for desktops
  • Recommended available LAN bandwidth at each workstation: 2 Mbps

Internet Speed

  • Minimum per device: 150 Kbps
  • Recommended: 300 Kbps

SUPPORT CENTER

If you have questions related to Field Test logistics or need help using the systems, please call the Winsight Help Desk (1-800-644-5024) or email us at WinsightSupport@Questarai.com

WINSIGHT ASSESSMENT SETUP & INSTALLATION GUIDE

This guide details the operating systems Winsight supports, related hardware recommendations and more. Please note, this and other resources are available only to participating schools. All Field Test participants will be provided a login to access resources on the Nextera site.