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SmartPlant FreeView is a free* viewer to open Intergraph’s 3D models (VUE files) for display and navigation of process, power, and marine projects.

System Requirements

Recommended System Configuration

  • 3.0 GHz Intel Pentium 4 processor or Core 2 Dual Processor
  • 4 GB RAM
  • 20 to 60 MB of free disk space
  • Color display
  • Video card designed for OpenGL-based, 3D-CAD applications

Supported Operating Systems and Required Components

The dependency software products that will be certified with the use of the SmartPlant FreeView v8.0 suite of products are as follows:

  • Microsoft 32-bit Windows 7 (Professional and Enterprise Client)
  • Microsoft 64-bit Windows 7 (Professional and Enterprise Client)
  • Microsoft Windows XP Professional (latest service packs)
  • MS Windows XP64 (latest service packs)

Software Prerequisites

  • Microsoft Internet Explorer 7.0 (required for viewing the online documentation delivered with the software)
  • Microsoft Data Access Components (MDAC) 2.8.1 (MDAC 2.8.1 is delivered as part of Microsoft XP Service Pack 3 ) - If you are running SmartPlant FreeView on a non-English operating system and locale, you must download the appropriate locale-specific version of the Microsoft Data Access Components (MDAC) from Microsoft. SmartPlant FreeView may not work correctly with multi-byte characters when using the English version of MDAC.
  • Microsoft .NET Framework 2.0 (included in the SmartPlant FreeView setup)

Intergraph FreeView Converter Exclusively for Apple iPad Users

The Intergraph FreeView Converter makes it easy to convert .vue files for access on Intergraph FreeView for iPad. Learn more.

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