System Requirements

Operating System

  • Microsoft® Windows® 10 / 8 / 7 / Vista® / XP
  • Microsoft Windows Server® 2008 / 2008 R2 / 2003


  • 1 GHz or faster 32-bit (x86) or 64-bit (x64) processor
  • 1024 MB RAM
  • In a multiprocessor system, an additional 512 MB of RAM is required for each additional processor.
  • 700 MB of hard disk space for typical program installation and 700 MB free space for optimal program operation
  • TWAIN- or WIA-compliant scanner, digital camera or fax-modem (optional)
  • Video card with 1024x768 resolution or higher


  • Microsoft Outlook® 2003, 2007, 2010, 2013 (including x64)
  • Microsoft Outlook® 2016 (x64 only)
  • Salesforce Enterprise or Unlimited is recommended to access all the features of BCR.
  • If data validation is enabled in your Sales Cloud account, saving contacts from the application may not be possible. If that is the case, please contact your system administrator.
  • To work with localized interfaces corresponding language
    support is required

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