Will Bing Maps work on my computer?

Most computers have no problem running Bing Maps. If you're wondering whether your computer can run Bing Maps, make sure that your computer satisfies the following minimum requirements:

  • Windows XP with SP2 or a later version

  • Microsoft .NET Framework 2.0

  • Windows Imaging Component

  • 250 MB or more of hard disk space

  • A 1.0-gigahertz (GHz) processor (2.8 GHz or faster is recommended)

  • 256 MB of system memory (1 GB is recommended)

  • A 32-MB video card (256 MB is recommended) that supports Microsoft DirectX 9, with 3D hardware acceleration enabled

  • A high-speed or broadband Internet connection

You can use any of the following Web browsers with Bing Maps:

  • Windows Internet Explorer 6 or later

  • 3.0 or later

  • Safari 3.1 or later

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