Technical requirements

This tutorial has the following technical requirements.

If you require more information on any of these requirements, please contact us.


Minimum hardware specification:

Component Specification


Intel Core 2 Duo or better (ideally Intel Core i7)


4-GB RAM (ideally 8 GB)

Hard drive

2 GB available space or better


Two 19" screens or better (per pair of delegates)

Operating system

Microsoft Windows 7 64-bit or Microsoft Windows 10 64-bit

User privileges

Local administrator privileges.

Permission to edit the hosts file (C:\Windows\system32\drivers\etc\hosts).


Install the following software packages on training computers prior to training. Before installing, read Setting up the development environment.

Download the following Caplin files in advance of the training and make them available to learners in the lesson:

For detailed installation instructions, see Setting up the development environment.

Network access

Each training computer must have Internet access (for downloading software) and be accessible on the network by a fully-qualified host name.

Internet access to the following websites to download project dependencies: