Other Features

USB-connectable environment

Compatible OS Microsoft® Windows® 7 Starter
Microsoft® Windows® 7 Home Basic
Microsoft® Windows® 7 Home Premium
Microsoft® Windows® 7 Professional
Microsoft® Windows® 7 Ultimate
Microsoft® Windows® Vista Home Basic
Microsoft® Windows® Vista Home Premium
Microsoft® Windows® Vista Business
Microsoft® Windows® Vista Ultimate
Microsoft® Windows® XP Home Edition
Microsoft® Windows® XP Professional
Microsoft® Windows® 2000 Professional
Microsoft® Windows® Millenium Edition
Microsoft® Windows® 98 Second Edition
Microsoft® Windows® 98
and Mac OS 9.x / Mac OS X
(Windows® 98SE / 98 requires the USB driver to be installed.)
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LUMIX Simple Viewer

Compatible PC IBM® PC/AT compatibel PC having Intel® Pentium® III 450MHz,
Intel® Celeron® 400MHz or higher CPU (including compatible CPU)
Compatible OS Microsoft® Windows® 98 Second Edition
Microsoft® Windows® Millenium Edition
Microsoft® Windows® 2000 Professional
Microsoft® Windows® XP Home Edition
Microsoft® Windows® XP Professional
Microsoft® Windows® Vista Home Basic
Microsoft® Windows® Vista Home Premium
Microsoft® Windows® Vista Ultimate
Microsoft® Windows® Vista Business
Memory 128 MB or more (256 MB or more recommended)
(512MB or more for Windows Vista)
Display High Colour (16 bit) or more
Desktop resolution of 800 x 600 pixels or more
(1024 x 768 or more recommended)
Hard Disk [For install] 200 MB or more
[For use] 200 MB or more
Required Software QuickTime 6.1 or later
Sound Windows® compatible sound device
Drive CD-ROM drive (required to install this program)
Interface USB port
(When devices are connected through USB hub or by using USB extension cable, operation is not guaranteed.)
File format JPEG, TIFF(still picture), RAW (pictures of this format can be acquired or written, but cannot be displayed.)
MOV (motion picture)

*Some function is limited with Windows Vista.

*Please confirm compatibility with Windows® 7 on the following website.
http://panasonic.jp/support/global/cs/
*Even if the system requirements mentioned in these operating instructions are fulfilled, some personal computers can not be used.
*Operation on an upgraded OS is not guaranteed.
*Operation on an OS other than the one pre-installed is not guaranteed.
*Multi-boot environment is not supported.
*Only available when the user is logged in as the system administrator.
*This software may not run properly on user-built computers.
*If the size of the character is set larger than the standard size on [Appearance] or [Setting in [Display Properties], some buttons are displayed beyond the screen and cannot be operated. In this case, restore the font size to the normal size on [Display Properties].
*This software can not be used on 64-bit OS.

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PHOTOfunSTUDIO 6.5 BD Edition

PC

Windows® 7:
IBM® PC/AT compatible PC having Intel® Pentium® III 1 GHz or higher CPU (including compatible CPU)

Windows Vista®:
IBM® PC/AT compatible PC having Intel® Pentium® III 800 MHz or higher CPU (including compatible CPU)

Windows® XP:
IBM® PC/AT compatible PC having Intel® Pentium® III 500 MHz or higher CPU (including compatible CPU)

- Recommended environment for short movie story-creating function
Intel® Core™ 2 Quad 2.6 GHz or higher
Video memory: 256MB or more
・Depending on your PC environment, the picture to play back, or the transition effect, missing frames or colors may occur during the playback, or the motion picture may not play back smoothly.
- Recommended environment for AVCHD / AVCHD Lite / MP4 motion picture function
Intel® Core™ 2 Duo 2.16 GHz / Pentium® D 3.2 GHz or higher (when playing back the motion pictures)
Intel® Core™ 2 Quad 2.6 GHz or higher (when editing motion pictures)
- The minimum environment for AVCHD / AVCHD Lite / MP4 motion picture function (environment which can be played back for 2 frames/seconds)
Intel® Pentium® III 1 GHz or higher

OS Preinstalled
Microsoft® Windows® 7 (32 bit) Starter or Service Pack 1
Microsoft® Windows® 7 (32 bit / 64 bit) Home Basic or Service Pack 1
Microsoft® Windows® 7 (32 bit / 64 bit) Home Premium or Service Pack 1
Microsoft® Windows® 7 (32 bit / 64 bit) Professional or Service Pack 1
Microsoft® Windows® 7 (32 bit / 64 bit) Ultimate or Service Pack 1
Microsoft® Windows® Vista (32 bit) Home Basic or Service Pack 1 / Service Pack 2
Microsoft® Windows® Vista (32 bit) Home Premium or Service Pack 1 / Service Pack 2
Microsoft® Windows® Vista (32 bit) Business or Service Pack 1 / Service Pack 2
Microsoft® Windows® Vista (32 bit) Ultimate or Service Pack 1 / Service Pack 2
Microsoft® Windows® XP (32 bit) Home Edition Service Pack 2 / Service Pack 3
Microsoft® Windows® XP (32 bit) Professional Service Pack 2 / Service Pack 3
RAM

Windows® 7:
1 GB or more (32 bit), 2 GB or more (64 bit)

Windows Vista®:
512 MB or more

Windows® XP:
512 MB or more

1 GB or more for AVCHD / AVCHD Lite / MP4 motion picture function
2 GB or more for short movie story-creating function

Display High Color (16 bit) or more (32 bit or more recommended)
Desktop resolution of 1024 x 768 pixels or more (1920 x 1080 or more recommended)
Video card

Windows® 7:
Graphics card complying with DirectX® 10

Windows Vista®:
Graphics card complying with DirectX® 10

Windows® XP:
Graphics card complying with DirectX® 9.0c
DirectDraw® overlay support
PCI Express™ x16 is recommended
Video memory of 256 MB or more is recommended
Direct3D® accelerator: Enabled*
To check the Direct3D® acceleration settings, enter “dxdiag” in the text field in the [Start] menu. (If using Windows® XP, click [Start] [Run], and enter “dxdiag” in the [Run] window.) The [DirectX Diagnostic Tool] window appears. Select the [Display] tab and check [Direct3D Acceleration] under [DirectX Features].
Free Hard Disk Space Ultra DMA-100 or higher
450 MB or more for installing software
• When writing to a DVD, twice the amount of free space as the disc is necessary.
• If the compression setting is enabled, errors will occur during recording. If you set the drive compression to save disk space in [Properties] for the hard disk drive, remove that check mark.
Necessory Software

Windows® 7:
DirectX® 10

Windows Vista®:
DirectX® 10

Windows® XP:
DirectX® 9.0c
• If you install the software in a PC that is not compatible with DirectX® 9.0c, the PC may stop operating properly. If you are unsure if your PC is compatible, contact the maker.

.NET framework 4.0

SQL Server Compact 3.5
Internet Explorer® 6.0 or more
QuickTime Player 7. 6. 5 or more
Sound Windows® compatible sound device
Drive CD-ROM drive (required for installing software)
• When writing to discs, a compatible drive and media are necessary.
Interface USB port (Hi-Speed USB (USB2.0))
Other Requirements Mouse or equivalent pointing device.

*Even if the system requirements mentioned in these operating instructions are fulfilled, some personal computers cannot be used.
*Check the recommended conditions that are described in these system requirements when a computer environment-related messages is displayed during the operation of PHOTOfunSTUDIO.
*The operation of this software will not be guaranteed when fonts other than English fonts are selected and used.
*This software may not run properly on user-built computers.
*This software cannot be used on Microsoft Windows® 3.1, Windows® 95, Windows® 98, Windows® 98SE, Windows® Me, Windows NT® and Windows® 2000.
*Operation is not guaranteed on Microsoft® Windows Vista® Enterprise, Windows® 7 Enterprise, Windows® XP Media Center Edition, Tablet PC Edition.
*Operation is not guaranteed on the 64-bit versions of Windows® XP and Windows Vista®.
*Operation in XP mode on Windows® 7 is not guaranteed.
*Operation on an upgraded OS is not guaranteed.
*Multi-boot environment is not supported.
*This software does not support the multi-monitor environments.
*Only the system administrator can install or uninstall this software.
*Log on with an administrator account or standard user account before using this software. You cannot use this software with a guest account.
*When PHOTOfunSTUDIO is running, energy conserving functions such as Windows screen savers, sleep or autmatic display cannot be used.
*For fonts and screen settings in Windows®, use the standard (default) setting. Characters etc. may not be properly displayed when the setting are modified.
*If the settings for the size of characters in the screen settings dialog box in Windows® are larger than the standard size, some buttons may be displayed off-screen and cannot be operated. In this case, restore the character size to standard size.
*When 2 or more USB devices are connected to a PC, or when devices are connected through USB hubs or by using extension cables, proper operation is not guaranteed.
*Operation on Windows Vista® / Windows® 7 Ultimate with the user interface set to other languages using the Multi-language User Interface (MUI) function is not guaranteed.
*Only AVCHD / AVCHD Lite / MP4 motion pictures that were created with the following can be handled.

-PHOTOfunSTUDIO 6.5 BD Edition
-Digital camera that had PHOTOfunSTUDIO 6.5 BD Edition supplied with it

*For an SDHC Memory Card (4 GB to 32 GB) or and SDXC Memory Card (48 GB to 2 TB), a device that supports the respective card will be required.

PHOTOfunSTUDIO 6.0 BD Edition

PC

Windows® 7:
IBM® PC/AT compatible PC having Intel® Pentium® III 1 GHz or higher CPU (including compatible CPU)

Windows Vista®:
IBM® PC/AT compatible PC having Intel® Pentium® III 800 MHz or higher CPU (including compatible CPU)

Windows® XP:
IBM® PC/AT compatible PC having Intel® Pentium® III 500 MHz or higher CPU (including compatible CPU)

- Recommended environment for short movie story-creating function
Intel® Core™ 2 Quad 2.6 GHz or higher
- Recommended environment for AVCHD / AVCHD Lite motion picture function
Intel® Core™ 2 Duo 2.16 GHz / Pentium® D 3.2 GHz or higher (when playing back the motion pictures)
Intel® Core™ 2 Quad 2.6 GHz or higher (when editing motion pictures)
- The minimum environment for AVCHD / AVCHD Lite motion picture function (environment which can be played back for 2 frames/seconds)
Intel® Pentium® III 1 GHz or higher

OS Preinstalled
Microsoft® Windows® 7 (32 bit) Starter
Microsoft® Windows® 7 (32 bit / 64 bit) Home Basic
Microsoft® Windows® 7 (32 bit / 64 bit) Home Premium
Microsoft® Windows® 7 (32 bit / 64 bit) Professional
Microsoft® Windows® 7 (32 bit / 64 bit) Ultimate
Microsoft® Windows® Vista (32 bit) Home Basic or Service Pack 1 / Service Pack 2
Microsoft® Windows® Vista (32 bit) Home Premium or Service Pack 1 / Service Pack 2
Microsoft® Windows® Vista (32 bit) Business or Service Pack 1 / Service Pack 2
Microsoft® Windows® Vista (32 bit) Ultimate or Service Pack 1 / Service Pack 2
Microsoft® Windows® XP (32 bit) Home Edition Service Pack 2 / Service Pack 3
Microsoft® Windows® XP (32 bit) Professional Service Pack 2 / Service Pack 3
RAM

Windows® 7:
1 GB or more (32 bit), 2 GB or more (64 bit)

Windows Vista®:
512 MB or more

Windows® XP:
512 MB or more

1 GB or more for AVCHD / AVCHD Lite motion picture function

Display High Color (16 bit) or more (32 bit or more recommended)
Desktop resolution of 1024 x 768 pixels or more (1920 x 1080 or more recommended)
Windows® 7:
Graphics card complying with DirectX® 10

Windows Vista®:
Graphics card complying with DirectX® 10

Windows® XP:
Graphics card complying with DirectX® 9.0c
DirectDraw® overlay support
PCI Express™ x16 is recommended
Video memory of 256 MB or more is recommended
Free Hard Disk Space Ultra DMA-100 or higher
450 MB or more for installing software
• When writing to a disc, twice the amount of free space as the disc is necessary.
• If the compression setting is enabled, errors will occur during recording. Clear the check for [Compress this drive to save disk space] in [Properties] for the hard disk drive.
Necessory Software

Windows® 7:
DirectX® 10

Windows Vista®:
DirectX® 10

Windows® XP:
DirectX® 9.0c
• If you install the software in a PC that is not compatible with DirectX® 9.0c, the PC may stop operating properly. If you are unsure if your PC is compatible, contact the maker.

.NET framework 4.0

SQL Server Compact 3.5
Internet Explorer® 6.0 or more
QuickTime Player 7. 6. 5 or more
Sound Windows compatible sound device
Drive CD-ROM drive (required for installing software)
• When writing to DVD or BD (Blu-ray™ discs), a compatible drive and media are necessary.
Interface USB port (Hi-Speed USB (USB2.0))
Other Requirements Mouse or equivalent pointing device.

*Even if the system requirements mentioned in these operating instructions are fulfilled, some personal computers cannot be used.
*The operation of this software will not be guaranteed when fonts other than English fonts are selected and used.
*This software may not run properly on user-built computers.
*This software cannot be used on Microsoft Windows® 3.1, Windows® 95, Windows® 98, Windows® 98SE, Windows® Me, Windows NT® and Windows® 2000.
*Operation is not guaranteed on Microsoft® Windows Vista® Enterprise, Windows® 7 Enterprise, Windows® XP Media Center Edition, Tablet PC Edition.
*Operation is not guaranteed on the 64-bit versions of Windows® XP and Windows Vista®.
*Operation in XP mode on Windows® 7 is not guaranteed.
*Operation on an upgraded OS is not guaranteed.
*Multi-boot environment is not supported.
*This software does not support the multi-monitor environments.
*Only the system administrator can install or uninstall this software.
*Log on with an administrator account or standard user account before using this software. You cannot use this software with a guest account.
*When PHOTOfunSTUDIO is running, energy conserving functions such as Windows screen savers, sleep or autmatic display cannot be used.
*If the settings for the size of characters in the screen settings dialog box in Windows® are larger than the standard size, some buttons may be displayed off-screen and cannot be operated. In this case, restore the character size to standard size.
*When 2 or more USB devices are connected to a PC, or when devices are connected through USB hubs or by using extension cables, proper operation is not guaranteed.
*Operation on Windows Vista® / Windows® 7 Ultimate with the user interface set to other languages using the Multi-language User Interface (MUI) function is not guaranteed.

*Only AVCHD / AVCHD Lite motion pictures that were created with the following equipment can be handled.

-PHOTOfunSTUDIO 6.0 BD Edition
-Digital camera that had PHOTOfunSTUDIO 6.0 BD Edition supplied with it

*For an SDHC Memory Card (4 GB to 32 GB) or and SDXC Memory Card (48 GB to 2 TB), a reader/writer that supports the respective card will be required.

PHOTOfunSTUDIO 8.1 PE / 8.2 AE / 8.1 AE/ 8.0 AE

PC

Windows® 7:
IBM® PC/AT compatible PC having Intel® Pentium® III 1 GHz or higher CPU (including compatible CPU)

Windows Vista®:
IBM® PC/AT compatible PC having Intel® Pentium® III 800 MHz or higher CPU (including compatible CPU)

Windows® XP:
IBM® PC/AT compatible PC having Intel® Pentium® III 500 MHz or higher CPU (including compatible CPU)

- Recommended environment for using the short movie story creation function and the “Video retouch” function
Intel® Core™ 2 Quad 2.6 GHz or higher
Video memory: 256MB or more
・Depending on your PC environment, the picture to play back, or the transition effect, missing frames or colors may occur during the playback, or the motion picture may not play back smoothly.
- Recommended environment for AVCHD / AVCHD Lite / MP4 motion picture function
Intel® Core™ 2 Duo 2.16 GHz / Pentium® D 3.2 GHz or higher (when playing back the motion pictures)
Intel® Core™ 2 Quad 2.6 GHz or higher (when editing motion pictures)
- Recommended environment for playing and editing AVCHD Progressive
Intel® Core™ i7 2.8 GHz or higher
- The minimum environment for AVCHD / AVCHD Lite / MP4 motion picture function (environment which can be played back for 2 frames/seconds)
Intel® Pentium® III 1 GHz or higher

OS Preinstalled
Microsoft® Windows® 7 (32 bit) Starter or Service Pack 1
Microsoft® Windows® 7 (32 bit / 64 bit) Home Basic or Service Pack 1
Microsoft® Windows® 7 (32 bit / 64 bit) Home Premium or Service Pack 1
Microsoft® Windows® 7 (32 bit / 64 bit) Professional or Service Pack 1
Microsoft® Windows® 7 (32 bit / 64 bit) Ultimate or Service Pack 1
Microsoft® Windows® Vista (32 bit) Home Basic Service Pack 2
Microsoft® Windows® Vista (32 bit) Home Premium Service Pack 2
Microsoft® Windows® Vista (32 bit) Business Service Pack 2
Microsoft® Windows® Vista (32 bit) Ultimate Service Pack 2
Microsoft® Windows® XP (32 bit) Home Edition Service Pack 3
Microsoft® Windows® XP (32 bit) Professional Service Pack 3
RAM

Windows® 7:
1 GB or more (32 bit), 2 GB or more (64 bit)

Windows Vista®:
512 MB or more

Windows® XP:
512 MB or more

1 GB or more for AVCHD / AVCHD Lite / MP4 motion picture function
2 GB or more for short movie story-creating function and the "Video retouch" function

Display High Color (16 bit) or more (32 bit or more recommended)
Desktop resolution of 1024 x 768 pixels or more (1920 x 1080 or more recommended)
Video card

Windows® 7:
Graphics card complying with DirectX® 10

Windows Vista®:
Graphics card complying with DirectX® 10

Windows® XP:
Graphics card complying with DirectX® 9.0c
DirectDraw® overlay support
PCI Express™ x16 is recommended
Video memory of 256 MB or more is recommended
Direct3D® accelerator: Enabled
・To check the Direct3D® acceleration settings, enter “dxdiag” in the text field in the [Start] menu. (If using Windows® XP, click [Start] [Run], and enter “dxdiag” in the [Run] window.) The [DirectX Diagnostic Tool] window appears. Select the [Display] tab and check [Direct3D Acceleration] under [DirectX Features].
Free Hard Disk Space Ultra DMA-100 or higher
450 MB or more for installing software
• When writing to a DVD, twice the amount of free space as the disc is necessary.
• If the compression setting is enabled, errors will occur during recording. If you set the drive compression to save disk space in [Properties] for the hard disk drive, remove that check mark.
Necessory Software

Windows® 7:
DirectX® 10

Windows Vista®:
DirectX® 10

Windows® XP:
DirectX® 9.0c
• If you install the software in a PC that is not compatible with DirectX® 9.0c, the PC may stop operating properly. If you are unsure if your PC is compatible, contact the maker.

.NET framework 4.0

SQL Server Compact 3.5
Internet Explorer® 6.0 or more
QuickTime Player 7. 6. 5 or more
Sound Windows® compatible sound device
Drive Optical drive (required for installing software)
• When writing to discs, a compatible drive and media are necessary.
Interface USB port (Hi-Speed USB (USB2.0))
Other Requirements Mouse or equivalent pointing device.

*Even if the system requirements mentioned in these operating instructions are fulfilled, some personal computers cannot be used.
*Check the recommended conditions that are described in these system requirements when a computer environment-related messages is displayed during the operation of PHOTOfunSTUDIO.
*The operation of this software will not be guaranteed when fonts other than English fonts are selected and used.
*This software may not run properly on user-built computers.
*This software cannot be used on Microsoft Windows® 3.1, Windows® 95, Windows® 98, Windows® 98SE, Windows® Me, Windows NT® and Windows® 2000.
*Operation is not guaranteed on Microsoft® Windows Vista® Enterprise, Windows® 7 Enterprise, Windows® XP Media Center Edition, Tablet PC Edition.
*Operation is not guaranteed on the 64-bit versions of Windows® XP and Windows Vista®.
*Operation in XP mode on Windows® 7 is not guaranteed.
*Operation on an upgraded OS is not guaranteed.
*Multi-boot environment is not supported.
*This software does not support the multi-monitor environments.
*Operation is not guaranteed on computers equipped with a graphic processor (GPU) switching function.
*Only the system administrator can install or uninstall this software.
*Log on with an administrator account or standard user account before using this software. You cannot use this software with a guest account.
*When PHOTOfunSTUDIO is running, energy conserving functions such as Windows screen savers, sleep or autmatic display cannot be used.
*For fonts and screen settings in Windows®, use the standard (default) setting. Characters etc. may not be properly displayed when the setting are modified.
*If the settings for the size of characters in the screen settings dialog box in Windows® are larger than the standard size, some buttons may be displayed off-screen and cannot be operated. In this case, restore the character size to standard size.
*When 2 or more USB devices are connected to a PC, or when devices are connected through USB hubs or by using extension cables, proper operation is not guaranteed.
*Operation on Windows Vista® / Windows® 7 Ultimate with the user interface set to other languages using the Multi-language User Interface (MUI) function is not guaranteed.
*Only AVCHD format / MP4 format motion pictures that were created with the following can be handled.

-This software
-Digital camera that had this software supplied with it

*For an SDHC Memory Card (4 GB to 32 GB) or an SDXC Memory Card (48 GB to 2 TB), a device that supports the respective card will be required.

PHOTOfunSTUDIO 8.0 SE

PC

Windows® 7:
IBM® PC/AT compatible PC having Intel® Pentium® III 1 GHz or higher CPU (including compatible CPU)

Windows Vista®:
IBM® PC/AT compatible PC having Intel® Pentium® III 800 MHz or higher CPU (including compatible CPU)

Windows® XP:
IBM® PC/AT compatible PC having Intel® Pentium® III 500 MHz or higher CPU (including compatible CPU)

- Recommended environment for using the short movie story creation function and the “Video retouch” function
Intel® Core™ 2 Quad 2.6 GHz or higher
Video memory: 256MB or more
・Depending on your PC environment, the picture to play back, or the transition effect, missing frames or colors may occur during the playback, or the motion picture may not play back smoothly.
- Recommended environment for MP4 motion picture function
Intel® Core™ 2 Duo 2.16 GHz / Pentium® D 3.2 GHz or higher (when playing back the motion pictures)
Intel® Core™ 2 Quad 2.6 GHz or higher (when editing motion pictures)
- The minimum environment for MP4 motion picture function (environment which can be played back for 2 frames/seconds)
Intel® Pentium® III 1 GHz or higher

OS Preinstalled
Microsoft® Windows® 7 (32 bit) Starter or Service Pack 1
Microsoft® Windows® 7 (32 bit / 64 bit) Home Basic or Service Pack 1
Microsoft® Windows® 7 (32 bit / 64 bit) Home Premium or Service Pack 1
Microsoft® Windows® 7 (32 bit / 64 bit) Professional or Service Pack 1
Microsoft® Windows® 7 (32 bit / 64 bit) Ultimate or Service Pack 1
Microsoft® Windows® Vista (32 bit) Home Basic Service Pack 2
Microsoft® Windows® Vista (32 bit) Home Premium Service Pack 2
Microsoft® Windows® Vista (32 bit) Business Service Pack 2
Microsoft® Windows® Vista (32 bit) Ultimate Service Pack 2
Microsoft® Windows® XP (32 bit) Home Edition Service Pack 3
Microsoft® Windows® XP (32 bit) Professional Service Pack 3
RAM

Windows® 7:
1 GB or more (32 bit), 2 GB or more (64 bit)

Windows Vista®:
512 MB or more

Windows® XP:
512 MB or more

1 GB or more for MP4 motion picture function
2 GB or more for short movie story-creating function

Display High Color (16 bit) or more (32 bit or more recommended)
Desktop resolution of 1024 x 768 pixels or more (1920 x 1080 or more recommended)
Video card

Windows® 7:
Graphics card complying with DirectX® 10

Windows Vista®:
Graphics card complying with DirectX® 10

Windows® XP:
Graphics card complying with DirectX® 9.0c
DirectDraw® overlay support
PCI Express™ x16 is recommended
Video memory of 256 MB or more is recommended
Direct3D® accelerator: Enabled
・To check the Direct3D® acceleration settings, enter “dxdiag” in the text field in the [Start] menu. (If using Windows® XP, click [Start] [Run], and enter “dxdiag” in the [Run] window.) The [DirectX Diagnostic Tool] window appears. Select the [Display] tab and check [Direct3D Acceleration] under [DirectX Features].
Free Hard Disk Space Ultra DMA-100 or higher
450 MB or more for installing software
• When writing to a DVD, twice the amount of free space as the disc is necessary.
• If the compression setting is enabled, errors will occur during recording. If you set the drive compression to save disk space in [Properties] for the hard disk drive, remove that check mark.
Necessory Software

Windows® 7:
DirectX® 10

Windows Vista®:
DirectX® 10

Windows® XP:
DirectX® 9.0c
• If you install the software in a PC that is not compatible with DirectX® 9.0c, the PC may stop operating properly. If you are unsure if your PC is compatible, contact the maker.

.NET framework 4.0

SQL Server Compact 3.5
Internet Explorer® 6.0 or more
QuickTime Player 7. 6. 5 or more
Sound Windows® compatible sound device
Drive CD-ROM drive (required for installing software)
• When writing to discs, a compatible drive and media are necessary.
Interface USB port (Hi-Speed USB (USB2.0))
Other Requirements Mouse or equivalent pointing device.

*Even if the system requirements mentioned in these operating instructions are fulfilled, some personal computers cannot be used.
*Check the recommended conditions that are described in these system requirements when a computer environment-related messages is displayed during the operation of PHOTOfunSTUDIO.
*The operation of this software will not be guaranteed when fonts other than English fonts are selected and used.
*This software may not run properly on user-built computers.
*This software cannot be used on Microsoft Windows® 3.1, Windows® 95, Windows® 98, Windows® 98SE, Windows® Me, Windows NT® and Windows® 2000.
*Operation is not guaranteed on Microsoft® Windows Vista® Enterprise, Windows® 7 Enterprise, Windows® XP Media Center Edition, Tablet PC Edition.
*Operation is not guaranteed on the 64-bit versions of Windows® XP and Windows Vista®.
*Operation in XP mode on Windows® 7 is not guaranteed.
*Operation on an upgraded OS is not guaranteed.
*Multi-boot environment is not supported.
*This software does not support the multi-monitor environments.
*Only the system administrator can install or uninstall this software.
*Log on with an administrator account or standard user account before using this software. You cannot use this software with a guest account.
*When PHOTOfunSTUDIO is running, energy conserving functions such as Windows screen savers, sleep or autmatic display cannot be used.
*For fonts and screen settings in Windows®, use the standard (default) setting. Characters etc. may not be properly displayed when the setting are modified.
*If the settings for the size of characters in the screen settings dialog box in Windows® are larger than the standard size, some buttons may be displayed off-screen and cannot be operated. In this case, restore the character size to standard size.
*When 2 or more USB devices are connected to a PC, or when devices are connected through USB hubs or by using extension cables, proper operation is not guaranteed.
*Operation on Windows Vista® / Windows® 7 Ultimate with the user interface set to other languages using the Multi-language User Interface (MUI) function is not guaranteed.
*Only MP4 motion pictures that were created with the following can be handled.

-PHOTOfunSTUDIO 8.0 SE
-Digital camera that had PHOTOfunSTUDIO 8.0 SE supplied with it

*For an SDHC Memory Card (4 GB to 32 GB) or and SDXC Memory Card (48 GB to 2 TB), a device that supports the respective card will be required.

PHOTOfunSTUDIO 8.0 Lite

PC

Windows® 7:
IBM® PC/AT compatible PC having Intel® Pentium® III 1 GHz or higher CPU (including compatible CPU)

Windows Vista®:
IBM® PC/AT compatible PC having Intel® Pentium® III 800 MHz or higher CPU (including compatible CPU)

Windows® XP:
IBM® PC/AT compatible PC having Intel® Pentium® III 500 MHz or higher CPU (including compatible CPU)

OS Preinstalled
Microsoft® Windows® 7 (32 bit) Starter or Service Pack 1
Microsoft® Windows® 7 (32 bit / 64 bit) Home Basic or Service Pack 1
Microsoft® Windows® 7 (32 bit / 64 bit) Home Premium or Service Pack 1
Microsoft® Windows® 7 (32 bit / 64 bit) Professional or Service Pack 1
Microsoft® Windows® 7 (32 bit / 64 bit) Ultimate or Service Pack 1
Microsoft® Windows® Vista (32 bit) Home Basic Service Pack 2
Microsoft® Windows® Vista (32 bit) Home Premium Service Pack 2
Microsoft® Windows® Vista (32 bit) Business Service Pack 2
Microsoft® Windows® Vista (32 bit) Ultimate Service Pack 2
Microsoft® Windows® XP (32 bit) Home Edition Service Pack 3
Microsoft® Windows® XP (32 bit) Professional Service Pack 3
RAM

Windows® 7:
1 GB or more (32 bit), 2 GB or more (64 bit)

Windows Vista®:
512 MB or more

Windows® XP:
512 MB or more

Display High Color (16 bit) or more (32 bit or more recommended)
Desktop resolution of 1024 x 768 pixels or more (1920 x 1080 or more recommended)
Video card

Windows® 7:
Graphics card complying with DirectX® 10

Windows Vista®:
Graphics card complying with DirectX® 10

Windows® XP:
Graphics card complying with DirectX® 9.0c
DirectDraw® overlay support
PCI Express™ x16 is recommended
Video memory of 256 MB or more is recommended
Direct3D® accelerator: Enabled
・To check the Direct3D® acceleration settings, enter “dxdiag” in the text field in the [Start] menu. (If using Windows® XP, click [Start] [Run], and enter “dxdiag” in the [Run] window.) The [DirectX Diagnostic Tool] window appears. Select the [Display] tab and check [Direct3D Acceleration] under [DirectX Features].
Free Hard Disk Space Ultra DMA-100 or higher
450 MB or more for installing software
• When writing to a DVD, twice the amount of free space as the disc is necessary.
• If the compression setting is enabled, errors will occur during recording. If you set the drive compression to save disk space in [Properties] for the hard disk drive, remove that check mark.
Necessory Software

Windows® 7:
DirectX® 10

Windows Vista®:
DirectX® 10

Windows® XP:
DirectX® 9.0c
• If you install the software in a PC that is not compatible with DirectX® 9.0c, the PC may stop operating properly. If you are unsure if your PC is compatible, contact the maker.

.NET framework 4.0

SQL Server Compact 3.5
Internet Explorer® 6.0 or more
QuickTime Player 7. 6. 5 or more
Sound Windows® compatible sound device
Drive CD-ROM drive (required for installing software)
• When writing to discs, a compatible drive and media are necessary.
Interface USB port (Hi-Speed USB (USB2.0))
Other Requirements Mouse or equivalent pointing device.

*Even if the system requirements mentioned in these operating instructions are fulfilled, some personal computers cannot be used.
*Check the recommended conditions that are described in these system requirements when a computer environment-related messages is displayed during the operation of PHOTOfunSTUDIO.
*The operation of this software will not be guaranteed when fonts other than English fonts are selected and used.
*This software may not run properly on user-built computers.
*This software cannot be used on Microsoft Windows® 3.1, Windows® 95, Windows® 98, Windows® 98SE, Windows® Me, Windows NT® and Windows® 2000.
*Operation is not guaranteed on Microsoft® Windows Vista® Enterprise, Windows® 7 Enterprise, Windows® XP Media Center Edition, Tablet PC Edition.
*Operation is not guaranteed on the 64-bit versions of Windows® XP and Windows Vista®.
*Operation in XP mode on Windows® 7 is not guaranteed.
*Operation on an upgraded OS is not guaranteed.
*Multi-boot environment is not supported.
*This software does not support the multi-monitor environments.
*Only the system administrator can install or uninstall this software.
*Log on with an administrator account or standard user account before using this software. You cannot use this software with a guest account.
*When PHOTOfunSTUDIO is running, energy conserving functions such as Windows screen savers, sleep or autmatic display cannot be used.
*For fonts and screen settings in Windows®, use the standard (default) setting. Characters etc. may not be properly displayed when the setting are modified.
*If the settings for the size of characters in the screen settings dialog box in Windows® are larger than the standard size, some buttons may be displayed off-screen and cannot be operated. In this case, restore the character size to standard size.
*When 2 or more USB devices are connected to a PC, or when devices are connected through USB hubs or by using extension cables, proper operation is not guaranteed.
*Operation on Windows Vista® / Windows® 7 Ultimate with the user interface set to other languages using the Multi-language User Interface (MUI) function is not guaranteed.

*For an SDHC Memory Card (4 GB to 32 GB) or and SDXC Memory Card (48 GB to 2 TB), a device that supports the respective card will be required.

PHOTOfunSTUDIO 7.0 HD Edition

PC

Windows® 7:
IBM® PC/AT compatible PC having Intel® Pentium® III 1 GHz or higher CPU (including compatible CPU)

Windows Vista®:
IBM® PC/AT compatible PC having Intel® Pentium® III 800 MHz or higher CPU (including compatible CPU)

Windows® XP:
IBM® PC/AT compatible PC having Intel® Pentium® III 500 MHz or higher CPU (including compatible CPU)

- Recommended environment for using the short movie story creation function and the “Video retouch” function
Intel® Core™ 2 Quad 2.6 GHz or higher
Video memory: 256MB or more
・Depending on your PC environment, the picture to play back, or the transition effect, missing frames or colors may occur during the playback, or the motion picture may not play back smoothly.
- Recommended environment for AVCHD / AVCHD Lite / MP4 motion picture function
Intel® Core™ 2 Duo 2.16 GHz / Pentium® D 3.2 GHz or higher (when playing back the motion pictures)
Intel® Core™ 2 Quad 2.6 GHz or higher (when editing motion pictures)
- Recommended environment for playing and editing AVCHD Progressive
Intel® Core™ i7 2.8 GHz or higher
- The minimum environment for AVCHD / AVCHD Lite / MP4 motion picture function (environment which can be played back for 2 frames/seconds)
Intel® Pentium® III 1 GHz or higher

OS Preinstalled
Microsoft® Windows® 7 (32 bit) Starter or Service Pack 1
Microsoft® Windows® 7 (32 bit / 64 bit) Home Basic or Service Pack 1
Microsoft® Windows® 7 (32 bit / 64 bit) Home Premium or Service Pack 1
Microsoft® Windows® 7 (32 bit / 64 bit) Professional or Service Pack 1
Microsoft® Windows® 7 (32 bit / 64 bit) Ultimate or Service Pack 1
Microsoft® Windows® Vista (32 bit) Home Basic or Service Pack 1 / Service Pack 2
Microsoft® Windows® Vista (32 bit) Home Premium or Service Pack 1 / Service Pack 2
Microsoft® Windows® Vista (32 bit) Business or Service Pack 1 / Service Pack 2
Microsoft® Windows® Vista (32 bit) Ultimate or Service Pack 1 / Service Pack 2
Microsoft® Windows® XP (32 bit) Home Edition Service Pack 2 / Service Pack 3
Microsoft® Windows® XP (32 bit) Professional Service Pack 2 / Service Pack 3
RAM

Windows® 7:
1 GB or more (32 bit), 2 GB or more (64 bit)

Windows Vista®:
512 MB or more

Windows® XP:
512 MB or more

1 GB or more for AVCHD / AVCHD Lite / MP4 motion picture function
2 GB or more for short movie story-creating function

Display High Color (16 bit) or more (32 bit or more recommended)
Desktop resolution of 1024 x 768 pixels or more (1920 x 1080 or more recommended)
Video card

Windows® 7:
Graphics card complying with DirectX® 10

Windows Vista®:
Graphics card complying with DirectX® 10

Windows® XP:
Graphics card complying with DirectX® 9.0c
DirectDraw® overlay support
PCI Express™ x16 is recommended
Video memory of 256 MB or more is recommended
Direct3D accelerator: Enabled
・To check the Direct3D® acceleration settings, enter “dxdiag” in the text field in the [Start] menu. (If using Windows® XP, click [Start] [Run], and enter “dxdiag” in the [Run] window.) The [DirectX Diagnostic Tool] window appears. Select the [Display] tab and check [Direct3D Acceleration] under [DirectX Features].
Free Hard Disk Space Ultra DMA-100 or higher
450 MB or more for installing software
• When writing to a DVD, twice the amount of free space as the disc is necessary.
• If the compression setting is enabled, errors will occur during recording. If you set the drive compression to save disk space in [Properties] for the hard disk drive, remove that check mark.
Necessory Software

Windows® 7:
DirectX® 10

Windows Vista®:
DirectX® 10

Windows® XP:
DirectX® 9.0c
• If you install the software in a PC that is not compatible with DirectX® 9.0c, the PC may stop operating properly. If you are unsure if your PC is compatible, contact the maker.

.NET framework 4.0

SQL Server Compact 3.5
Internet Explorer® 6.0 or more
QuickTime Player 7. 6. 5 or more
Sound Windows® compatible sound device
Drive CD-ROM drive (required for installing software)
• When writing to discs, a compatible drive and media are necessary.
Interface USB port (Hi-Speed USB (USB2.0))
Other Requirements Mouse or equivalent pointing device.

*Even if the system requirements mentioned in these operating instructions are fulfilled, some personal computers cannot be used.
*Check the recommended conditions that are described in these system requirements when a computer environment-related messages is displayed during the operation of PHOTOfunSTUDIO.
*The operation of this software will not be guaranteed when fonts other than English fonts are selected and used.
*This software may not run properly on user-built computers.
*This software cannot be used on Microsoft Windows® 3.1, Windows® 95, Windows® 98, Windows® 98SE, Windows® Me, Windows NT® and Windows® 2000.
*Operation is not guaranteed on Microsoft® Windows Vista® Enterprise, Windows® 7 Enterprise, Windows® XP Media Center Edition, Tablet PC Edition.
*Operation is not guaranteed on the 64-bit versions of Windows® XP and Windows Vista®.
*Operation in XP mode on Windows® 7 is not guaranteed.
*Operation on an upgraded OS is not guaranteed.
*Multi-boot environment is not supported.
*This software does not support the multi-monitor environments.
*Only the system administrator can install or uninstall this software.
*Log on with an administrator account or standard user account before using this software. You cannot use this software with a guest account.
*When PHOTOfunSTUDIO is running, energy conserving functions such as Windows screen savers, sleep or autmatic display cannot be used.
*For fonts and screen settings in Windows®, use the standard (default) setting. Characters etc. may not be properly displayed when the setting are modified.
*If the settings for the size of characters in the screen settings dialog box in Windows® are larger than the standard size, some buttons may be displayed off-screen and cannot be operated. In this case, restore the character size to standard size.
*When 2 or more USB devices are connected to a PC, or when devices are connected through USB hubs or by using extension cables, proper operation is not guaranteed.
*Operation on Windows Vista® / Windows® 7 Ultimate with the user interface set to other languages using the Multi-language User Interface (MUI) function is not guaranteed.
*Only AVCHD / AVCHD Lite / MP4 motion pictures that were created with the following can be handled.

-PHOTOfunSTUDIO 7.0 HD Edition
-Digital camera that had PHOTOfunSTUDIO 7.0 HD Edition supplied with it

*For an SDHC Memory Card (4 GB to 32 GB) or and SDXC Memory Card (48 GB to 2 TB), a device that supports the respective card will be required.

PHOTOfunSTUDIO 6.4 HD Lite Edition with Wi-Fi®

PC

Windows® 7:
IBM® PC/AT compatible PC having Intel® Pentium® III 1 GHz or higher CPU (including compatible CPU)

Windows Vista®:
IBM® PC/AT compatible PC having Intel® Pentium® III 800 MHz or higher CPU (including compatible CPU)

Windows® XP:
IBM® PC/AT compatible PC having Intel® Pentium® III 500 MHz or higher CPU (including compatible CPU)

- Recommended environment for short movie story-creating function
Intel® Core™ 2 Quad 2.6 GHz or higher
Video memory: 256MB or more
・Depending on your PC environment, the picture to play back, or the transition effect, missing frames or colors may occur during the playback, or the motion picture may not play back smoothly.
- Recommended environment for AVCHD / AVCHD Lite / MP4 motion picture function
Intel® Core™ 2 Duo 2.16 GHz / Pentium® D 3.2 GHz or higher (when playing back the motion pictures)
Intel® Core™ 2 Quad 2.6 GHz or higher (when editing motion pictures)
- The minimum environment for AVCHD / AVCHD Lite / MP4 motion picture function (environment which can be played back for 2 frames/seconds)
Intel® Pentium® III 1 GHz or higher

OS Preinstalled
Microsoft® Windows® 7 (32 bit) Starter or Service Pack 1
Microsoft® Windows® 7 (32 bit / 64 bit) Home Basic or Service Pack 1
Microsoft® Windows® 7 (32 bit / 64 bit) Home Premium or Service Pack 1
Microsoft® Windows® 7 (32 bit / 64 bit) Professional or Service Pack 1
Microsoft® Windows® 7 (32 bit / 64 bit) Ultimate or Service Pack 1
Microsoft® Windows® Vista (32 bit) Home Basic or Service Pack 1 / Service Pack 2
Microsoft® Windows® Vista (32 bit) Home Premium or Service Pack 1 / Service Pack 2
Microsoft® Windows® Vista (32 bit) Business or Service Pack 1 / Service Pack 2
Microsoft® Windows® Vista (32 bit) Ultimate or Service Pack 1 / Service Pack 2
Microsoft® Windows® XP (32 bit) Home Edition Service Pack 2 / Service Pack 3
Microsoft® Windows® XP (32 bit) Professional Service Pack 2 / Service Pack 3
RAM

Windows® 7:
1 GB or more (32 bit), 2 GB or more (64 bit)

Windows Vista®:
512 MB or more

Windows® XP:
512 MB or more

1 GB or more for AVCHD / AVCHD Lite / MP4 motion picture function
2 GB or more for short movie story-creating function

Display High Color (16 bit) or more (32 bit or more recommended)
Desktop resolution of 1024 x 768 pixels or more (1920 x 1080 or more recommended)
Video card

Windows® 7:
Graphics card complying with DirectX® 10

Windows Vista®:
Graphics card complying with DirectX® 10

Windows® XP:
Graphics card complying with DirectX® 9.0c
DirectDraw® overlay support
PCI Express™ x16 is recommended
Video memory of 256 MB or more is recommended
Direct3D accelerator: Enabled
Free Hard Disk Space Ultra DMA-100 or higher
450 MB or more for installing software
• When writing to a DVD, twice the amount of free space as the disc is necessary.
• If the compression setting is enabled, errors will occur during recording. If you set the drive compression to save disk space in [Properties] for the hard disk drive, remove that check mark.
Necessory Software

Windows® 7:
DirectX® 10

Windows Vista®:
DirectX® 10

Windows® XP:
DirectX® 9.0c
• If you install the software in a PC that is not compatible with DirectX® 9.0c, the PC may stop operating properly. If you are unsure if your PC is compatible, contact the maker.

.NET framework 4.0

SQL Server Compact 3.5
Internet Explorer® 6.0 or more
QuickTime Player 7. 6. 5 or more
Sound Windows® compatible sound device
Drive CD-ROM drive (required for installing software)
• When writing to discs, a compatible drive and media are necessary.
Interface USB port (Hi-Speed USB (USB2.0))
Other Requirements Mouse or equivalent pointing device.

*Even if the system requirements mentioned in these operating instructions are fulfilled, some personal computers cannot be used.
*Check the recommended conditions that are described in these system requirements when a computer environment-related messages is displayed during the operation of PHOTOfunSTUDIO.
*The operation of this software will not be guaranteed when fonts other than English fonts are selected and used.
*This software may not run properly on user-built computers.
*This software cannot be used on Microsoft Windows® 3.1, Windows® 95, Windows® 98, Windows® 98SE, Windows® Me, Windows NT® and Windows® 2000.
*Operation is not guaranteed on Microsoft® Windows Vista® Enterprise, Windows® 7 Enterprise, Windows® XP Media Center Edition, Tablet PC Edition.
*Operation is not guaranteed on the 64-bit versions of Windows® XP and Windows Vista®.
*Operation in XP mode on Windows® 7 is not guaranteed.
*Operation on an upgraded OS is not guaranteed.
*Multi-boot environment is not supported.
*This software does not support the multi-monitor environments.
*Only the system administrator can install or uninstall this software.
*Log on with an administrator account or standard user account before using this software. You cannot use this software with a guest account.
*When PHOTOfunSTUDIO is running, energy conserving functions such as Windows screen savers, sleep or autmatic display cannot be used.
*For fonts and screen settings in Windows®, use the standard (default) setting. Characters etc. may not be properly displayed when the setting are modified.
*If the settings for the size of characters in the screen settings dialog box in Windows® are larger than the standard size, some buttons may be displayed off-screen and cannot be operated. In this case, restore the character size to standard size.
*When 2 or more USB devices are connected to a PC, or when devices are connected through USB hubs or by using extension cables, proper operation is not guaranteed.
*Operation on Windows Vista® / Windows® 7 Ultimate with the user interface set to other languages using the Multi-language User Interface (MUI) function is not guaranteed.
*Only AVCHD / AVCHD Lite / MP4 motion pictures that were created with the following can be handled.

-PHOTOfunSTUDIO 6.4 HD Lite Edition with Wi-Fi®
-Digital camera that had PHOTOfunSTUDIO 6.4 HD Lite Edition with Wi-Fi® supplied with it

*For an SDHC Memory Card (4 GB to 32 GB) or and SDXC Memory Card (48 GB to 2 TB), a device that supports the respective card will be required.
• "Wi-Fi", "Wi-Fi Protected Setup", "WPA" and "WPA2" are trademarks or registered trademarks of the "Wi-Fi Alliance".

PHOTOfunSTUDIO 6.3 HD Lite Edition

PC

Windows® 7:
IBM® PC/AT compatible PC having Intel® Pentium® III 1 GHz or higher CPU (including compatible CPU)

Windows Vista®:
IBM® PC/AT compatible PC having Intel® Pentium® III 800 MHz or higher CPU (including compatible CPU)

Windows® XP:
IBM® PC/AT compatible PC having Intel® Pentium® III 500 MHz or higher CPU (including compatible CPU)

- Recommended environment for short movie story-creating function
Intel® Core™ 2 Quad 2.6 GHz or higher
Video memory: 256MB or more
・Depending on your PC environment, the picture to play back, or the transition effect, missing frames or colors may occur during the playback, or the motion picture may not play back smoothly.
- Recommended environment for AVCHD / AVCHD Lite / MP4 motion picture function
Intel® Core™ 2 Duo 2.16 GHz / Pentium® D 3.2 GHz or higher (when playing back the motion pictures)
Intel® Core™ 2 Quad 2.6 GHz or higher (when editing motion pictures)
- The minimum environment for AVCHD / AVCHD Lite / MP4 motion picture function (environment which can be played back for 2 frames/seconds)
Intel® Pentium® III 1 GHz or higher

OS Preinstalled
Microsoft® Windows® 7 (32 bit) Starter or Service Pack 1
Microsoft® Windows® 7 (32 bit / 64 bit) Home Basic or Service Pack 1
Microsoft® Windows® 7 (32 bit / 64 bit) Home Premium or Service Pack 1
Microsoft® Windows® 7 (32 bit / 64 bit) Professional or Service Pack 1
Microsoft® Windows® 7 (32 bit / 64 bit) Ultimate or Service Pack 1
Microsoft® Windows® Vista (32 bit) Home Basic or Service Pack 1 / Service Pack 2
Microsoft® Windows® Vista (32 bit) Home Premium or Service Pack 1 / Service Pack 2
Microsoft® Windows® Vista (32 bit) Business or Service Pack 1 / Service Pack 2
Microsoft® Windows® Vista (32 bit) Ultimate or Service Pack 1 / Service Pack 2
Microsoft® Windows® XP (32 bit) Home Edition Service Pack 2 / Service Pack 3
Microsoft® Windows® XP (32 bit) Professional Service Pack 2 / Service Pack 3
RAM

Windows® 7:
1 GB or more (32 bit), 2 GB or more (64 bit)

Windows Vista®:
512 MB or more

Windows® XP:
512 MB or more

1 GB or more for AVCHD / AVCHD Lite / MP4 motion picture function
2 GB or more for short movie story-creating function

Display High Color (16 bit) or more (32 bit or more recommended)
Desktop resolution of 1024 x 768 pixels or more (1920 x 1080 or more recommended)
Video card

Windows® 7:
Graphics card complying with DirectX® 10

Windows Vista®:
Graphics card complying with DirectX® 10

Windows® XP:
Graphics card complying with DirectX® 9.0c
DirectDraw® overlay support
PCI Express™ x16 is recommended
Video memory of 256 MB or more is recommended
Direct3D accelerator: Enabled
Free Hard Disk Space Ultra DMA-100 or higher
450 MB or more for installing software
• When writing to a DVD, twice the amount of free space as the disc is necessary.
• If the compression setting is enabled, errors will occur during recording. If you set the drive compression to save disk space in [Properties] for the hard disk drive, remove that check mark.
Necessory Software

Windows® 7:
DirectX® 10

Windows Vista®:
DirectX® 10

Windows® XP:
DirectX® 9.0c
• If you install the software in a PC that is not compatible with DirectX® 9.0c, the PC may stop operating properly. If you are unsure if your PC is compatible, contact the maker.

.NET framework 4.0

SQL Server Compact 3.5
Internet Explorer® 6.0 or more
QuickTime Player 7. 6. 5 or more
Sound Windows® compatible sound device
Drive CD-ROM drive (required for installing software)
• When writing to DVD, a compatible drive and media are necessary.
Interface USB port (Hi-Speed USB (USB2.0))
Other Requirements Mouse or equivalent pointing device.

*Even if the system requirements mentioned in these operating instructions are fulfilled, some personal computers cannot be used.
*Check the recommended conditions that are described in these system requirements when a computer environment-related messages is displayed during the operation of PHOTOfunSTUDIO.
*The operation of this software will not be guaranteed when fonts other than English fonts are selected and used.
*This software may not run properly on user-built computers.
*This software cannot be used on Microsoft Windows® 3.1, Windows® 95, Windows® 98, Windows® 98SE, Windows® Me, Windows NT® and Windows® 2000.
*Operation is not guaranteed on Microsoft® Windows Vista® Enterprise, Windows® 7 Enterprise, Windows® XP Media Center Edition, Tablet PC Edition.
*Operation is not guaranteed on the 64-bit versions of Windows® XP and Windows Vista®.
*Operation in XP mode on Windows® 7 is not guaranteed.
*Operation on an upgraded OS is not guaranteed.
*Multi-boot environment is not supported.
*This software does not support the multi-monitor environments.
*Only the system administrator can install or uninstall this software.
*Log on with an administrator account or standard user account before using this software. You cannot use this software with a guest account.
*When PHOTOfunSTUDIO is running, energy conserving functions such as Windows screen savers, sleep or autmatic display cannot be used.
*For fonts and screen settings in Windows®, use the standard (default) setting. Characters etc. may not be properly displayed when the setting are modified.
*If the settings for the size of characters in the screen settings dialog box in Windows® are larger than the standard size, some buttons may be displayed off-screen and cannot be operated. In this case, restore the character size to standard size.
*When 2 or more USB devices are connected to a PC, or when devices are connected through USB hubs or by using extension cables, proper operation is not guaranteed.
*Operation on Windows Vista® / Windows® 7 Ultimate with the user interface set to other languages using the Multi-language User Interface (MUI) function is not guaranteed.
*Only AVCHD / AVCHD Lite / MP4 motion pictures that were created with the following equipment can be handled.

-PHOTOfunSTUDIO 6.3 HD Lite Edition
-Digital camera that had PHOTOfunSTUDIO 6.3 HD Lite Edition supplied with it

*For an SDHC Memory Card (4 GB to 32 GB) or and SDXC Memory Card (48 GB to 2 TB), a reader/writer that supports the respective card will be required.

PHOTOfunSTUDIO 6.2 HD Edition

PC

Windows® 7:
IBM® PC/AT compatible PC having Intel® Pentium® III 1 GHz or higher CPU (including compatible CPU)

Windows Vista®:
IBM® PC/AT compatible PC having Intel® Pentium® III 800 MHz or higher CPU (including compatible CPU)

Windows® XP:
IBM® PC/AT compatible PC having Intel® Pentium® III 500 MHz or higher CPU (including compatible CPU)

- Recommended environment for short movie story-creating function
Intel® Core™ 2 Quad 2.6 GHz or higher
Video memory: 256MB or more
・Depending on your PC environment, the picture to play back, or the transition effect, missing frames or colors may occur during the playback, or the motion picture may not play back smoothly.
- Recommended environment for AVCHD / AVCHD Lite motion picture function
Intel® Core™ 2 Duo 2.16 GHz / Pentium® D 3.2 GHz or higher (when playing back the motion pictures)
Intel® Core™ 2 Quad 2.6 GHz or higher (when editing motion pictures)
- The minimum environment for AVCHD / AVCHD Lite motion picture function (environment which can be played back for 2 frames/seconds)
Intel® Pentium® III 1 GHz or higher

OS Preinstalled
Microsoft® Windows® 7 (32 bit) Starter or Service Pack 1
Microsoft® Windows® 7 (32 bit / 64 bit) Home Basic or Service Pack 1
Microsoft® Windows® 7 (32 bit / 64 bit) Home Premium or Service Pack 1
Microsoft® Windows® 7 (32 bit / 64 bit) Professional or Service Pack 1
Microsoft® Windows® 7 (32 bit / 64 bit) Ultimate or Service Pack 1
Microsoft® Windows® Vista (32 bit) Home Basic or Service Pack 1 / Service Pack 2
Microsoft® Windows® Vista (32 bit) Home Premium or Service Pack 1 / Service Pack 2
Microsoft® Windows® Vista (32 bit) Business or Service Pack 1 / Service Pack 2
Microsoft® Windows® Vista (32 bit) Ultimate or Service Pack 1 / Service Pack 2
Microsoft® Windows® XP (32 bit) Home Edition Service Pack 2 / Service Pack 3
Microsoft® Windows® XP (32 bit) Professional Service Pack 2 / Service Pack 3
RAM

Windows® 7:
1 GB or more (32 bit), 2 GB or more (64 bit)

Windows Vista®:
512 MB or more

Windows® XP:
512 MB or more

1 GB or more for AVCHD / AVCHD Lite motion picture function

Display High Color (16 bit) or more (32 bit or more recommended)
Desktop resolution of 1024 x 768 pixels or more (1920 x 1080 or more recommended)
Windows® 7:
Graphics card complying with DirectX® 10

Windows Vista®:
Graphics card complying with DirectX® 10

Windows® XP:
Graphics card complying with DirectX® 9.0c
DirectDraw® overlay support
PCI Express™ x16 is recommended
Video memory of 256 MB or more is recommended
Direct3D accelerator: Enabled
Free Hard Disk Space Ultra DMA-100 or higher
450 MB or more for installing software
• When writing to a disc, twice the amount of free space as the disc is necessary.
•If the compression setting is enabled, errors will occur during recording. Clear the check for [Compress this drive to save disk space] in [Properties] for the hard disk drive.
Necessory Software

Windows® 7:
DirectX® 10

Windows Vista®:
DirectX® 10

Windows® XP:
DirectX® 9.0c
• If you install the software in a PC that is not compatible with DirectX® 9.0c, the PC may stop operating properly. If you are unsure if your PC is compatible, contact the maker.

.NET framework 4.0

SQL Server Compact 3.5
Internet Explorer® 6.0 or more
QuickTime Player 7. 6. 5 or more
Sound Windows® compatible sound device
Drive CD-ROM drive (required for installing software)
• When writing to DVD, a compatible drive and media are necessary.
Interface USB port (Hi-Speed USB (USB2.0))
Other Requirements Mouse or equivalent pointing device.

*Even if the system requirements mentioned in these operating instructions are fulfilled, some personal computers cannot be used.
*Check the recommended conditions that are described in these system requirements when a computer environment-related messages is displayed during the operation of PHOTOfunSTUDIO.
*The operation of this software will not be guaranteed when fonts other than English fonts are selected and used.
*This software may not run properly on user-built computers.
*This software cannot be used on Microsoft Windows® 3.1, Windows® 95, Windows® 98, Windows® 98SE, Windows® Me, Windows NT® and Windows® 2000.
*Operation is not guaranteed on Microsoft® Windows Vista® Enterprise, Windows® 7 Enterprise, Windows® XP Media Center Edition, Tablet PC Edition.
*Operation is not guaranteed on the 64-bit versions of Windows® XP and Windows Vista®.
*Operation in XP mode on Windows® 7 is not guaranteed.
*Operation on an upgraded OS is not guaranteed.
*Multi-boot environment is not supported.
*This software does not support the multi-monitor environments.
*Only the system administrator can install or uninstall this software.
*Log on with an administrator account or standard user account before using this software. You cannot use this software with a guest account.
*When PHOTOfunSTUDIO is running, energy conserving functions such as Windows screen savers, sleep or autmatic display cannot be used.
*For fonts and screen settings in Windows®, use the standard (default) setting. Characters etc. may not be properly displayed when the setting are modified.
*If the settings for the size of characters in the screen settings dialog box in Windows® are larger than the standard size, some buttons may be displayed off-screen and cannot be operated. In this case, restore the character size to standard size.
*When 2 or more USB devices are connected to a PC, or when devices are connected through USB hubs or by using extension cables, proper operation is not guaranteed.
*Operation on Windows Vista® / Windows® 7 Ultimate with the user interface set to other languages using the Multi-language User Interface (MUI) function is not guaranteed.
*Only AVCHD / AVCHD Lite / MP4 motion pictures that were created with the following equipment can be handled.

-PHOTOfunSTUDIO 6.2 HD Edition
-Digital camera that had PHOTOfunSTUDIO 6.2 HD Edition supplied with it

*For an SDHC Memory Card (4 GB to 32 GB) or and SDXC Memory Card (48 GB to 2 TB), a reader/writer that supports the respective card will be required.

PHOTOfunSTUDIO 6.1 HD Lite Edition / 6.0 HD Edition / 6.0 HD Lite Edition

PC

Windows® 7:
IBM® PC/AT compatible PC having Intel® Pentium® III 1 GHz or higher CPU (including compatible CPU)

Windows Vista®:
IBM® PC/AT compatible PC having Intel® Pentium® III 800 MHz or higher CPU (including compatible CPU)

Windows® XP:
IBM® PC/AT compatible PC having Intel® Pentium® III 500 MHz or higher CPU (including compatible CPU)

- Recommended environment for short movie story-creating function
Intel® Core™ 2 Quad 2.6 GHz or higher
Video memory: 256MB or more
・Depending on your PC environment, the picture to play back, or the transition effect, missing frames or colors may occur during the playback, or the motion picture may not play back smoothly.
- Recommended environment for AVCHD / AVCHD Lite motion picture function
Intel® Core™ 2 Duo 2.16 GHz / Pentium® D 3.2 GHz or higher (when playing back the motion pictures)
Intel® Core™ 2 Quad 2.6 GHz or higher (when editing motion pictures)
- The minimum environment for AVCHD / AVCHD Lite motion picture function (environment which can be played back for 2 frames/seconds)
Intel® Pentium® III 1 GHz or higher

OS Preinstalled
Microsoft® Windows® 7 (32 bit) Starter
Microsoft® Windows® 7 (32 bit / 64 bit) Home Basic
Microsoft® Windows® 7 (32 bit / 64 bit) Home Premium
Microsoft® Windows® 7 (32 bit / 64 bit) Professional
Microsoft® Windows® 7 (32 bit / 64 bit) Ultimate
Microsoft® Windows® Vista (32 bit) Home Basic or Service Pack 1 / Service Pack 2
Microsoft® Windows® Vista (32 bit) Home Premium or Service Pack 1 / Service Pack 2
Microsoft® Windows® Vista (32 bit) Business or Service Pack 1 / Service Pack 2
Microsoft® Windows® Vista (32 bit) Ultimate or Service Pack 1 / Service Pack 2
Microsoft® Windows® XP (32 bit) Home Edition Service Pack 2 / Service Pack 3
Microsoft® Windows® XP (32 bit) Professional Service Pack 2 / Service Pack 3
RAM

Windows® 7:
1 GB or more (32 bit), 2 GB or more (64 bit)

Windows Vista®:
512 MB or more

Windows® XP:
512 MB or more

1 GB or more for AVCHD / AVCHD Lite motion picture function

Display High Color (16 bit) or more (32 bit or more recommended)
Desktop resolution of 1024 x 768 pixels or more (1920 x 1080 or more recommended)
Windows® 7:
Graphics card complying with DirectX® 10

Windows Vista®:
Graphics card complying with DirectX® 10

Windows® XP:
Graphics card complying with DirectX® 9.0c
DirectDraw® overlay support
PCI Express™ x16 is recommended
Video memory of 256 MB or more is recommended
Direct3D accelerator: Enabled
Free Hard Disk Space Ultra DMA-100 or higher
450 MB or more for installing software
• When writing to a disc, twice the amount of free space as the disc is necessary.
• If the compression setting is enabled, errors will occur during recording. Clear the check for [Compress this drive to save disk space] in [Properties] for the hard disk drive.
Necessory Software

Windows® 7:
DirectX® 10

Windows Vista®:
DirectX® 10

Windows® XP:
DirectX® 9.0c
• If you install the software in a PC that is not compatible with DirectX® 9.0c, the PC may stop operating properly. If you are unsure if your PC is compatible, contact the maker.

.NET framework 4.0

SQL Server Compact 3.5
Internet Explorer® 6.0 or more
QuickTime Player 7. 6. 5 or more
Sound Windows® compatible sound device
Drive CD-ROM drive (required for installing software)
• When writing to DVD, a compatible drive and media are necessary.
Interface USB port (Hi-Speed USB (USB2.0))
Other Requirements Mouse or equivalent pointing device.

*Even if the system requirements mentioned in these operating instructions are fulfilled, some personal computers cannot be used.
*Check the recommended conditions that are described in these system requirements when a computer environment-related messages is displayed during the operation of PHOTOfunSTUDIO.
*The operation of this software will not be guaranteed when fonts other than English fonts are selected and used.
*This software may not run properly on user-built computers.
*This software cannot be used on Microsoft Windows® 3.1, Windows® 95, Windows® 98, Windows® 98SE, Windows® Me, Windows NT® and Windows® 2000.
*Operation is not guaranteed on Microsoft® Windows Vista® Enterprise, Windows® 7 Enterprise, Windows® XP Media Center Edition, Tablet PC Edition.
*Operation is not guaranteed on the 64-bit versions of Windows® XP and Windows Vista®.
*Operation in XP mode on Windows® 7 is not guaranteed.
*Operation on an upgraded OS is not guaranteed.
*Multi-boot environment is not supported.
*This software does not support the multi-monitor environments.
*Only the system administrator can install or uninstall this software.
*Log on with an administrator account or standard user account before using this software. You cannot use this software with a guest account.
*When PHOTOfunSTUDIO is running, energy conserving functions such as Windows screen savers, sleep or autmatic display cannot be used.
*If the settings for the size of characters in the screen settings dialog box in Windows® are larger than the standard size, some buttons may be displayed off-screen and cannot be operated. In this case, restore the character size to standard size.
*When 2 or more USB devices are connected to a PC, or when devices are connected through USB hubs or by using extension cables, proper operation is not guaranteed.
*Operation on Windows Vista® / Windows® 7 Ultimate with the user interface set to other languages using the Multi-language User Interface (MUI) function is not guaranteed.

*Only AVCHD / AVCHD Lite motion pictures that were created with the following equipment can be handled.

-PHOTOfunSTUDIO 6.1 HD Lite Edition, 6.0 HD Edition, 6.0HD Lite Edition
-Digital camera that had PHOTOfunSTUDIO 6.1 HD Lite Edition, 6.0 HD Edition, 6.0HD Lite Edition supplied with it

*For an SDHC Memory Card (4 GB to 32 GB) or and SDXC Memory Card (48 GB to 2 TB), a reader/writer that supports the respective card will be required.

PHOTOfunSTUDIO 5.2 HD Edition / PHOTOfunSTUDIO 5.1 HD Edition / PHOTOfunSTUDIO 5.0 HD Edition / PHOTOfunSTUDIO 5.0

PC

Windows® 7:
IBM® PC/AT compatible PC having Intel® Pentium® III 1 GHz or higher CPU (including compatible CPU)

Windows Vista®:
IBM® PC/AT compatible PC having Intel® Pentium® III 800 MHz or higher CPU (including compatible CPU)

Windows® XP:
IBM® PC/AT compatible PC having Intel® Pentium® III 500 MHz or higher CPU (including compatible CPU)

* PHOTOfunSTUDIO 5.2 HD Edition / PHOTOfunSTUDIO 5.1 HD Edition / PHOTOfunSTUDIO 5.0 HD Edition
- Recommended environment for AVCHD / AVCHD Lite motion picture function
Intel® Core™ 2 Duo 2.16 GHz / Pentium® D 3.2 GHz or higher (when playing back the motion pictures)
Intel® Core™ 2 Quad 2.6 GHz or higher (when editing motion pictures)
- The minimum environment for AVCHD / AVCHD Lite motion picture function (environment which can be played back for 2 frames/seconds)
Intel® Pentium® III 1 GHz or higher

OS Preinstalled
Microsoft® Windows® 7 Starter
Microsoft® Windows® 7 Home Basic
Microsoft® Windows® 7 Home Premium
Microsoft® Windows® 7 Professional
Microsoft® Windows® 7 Ultimate
Microsoft® Windows® Vista Home Basic or Service Pack 1 / Service Pack 2
Microsoft® Windows® Vista Home Premium or Service Pack 1 / Service Pack 2
Microsoft® Windows® Vista Business or Service Pack 1 / Service Pack 2
Microsoft® Windows® Vista Ultimate or Service Pack 1 / Service Pack 2
Microsoft® Windows® XP Home Edition or Service Pack 2 / Service Pack 3
Microsoft® Windows® XP Professional or Service Pack 2 / Service Pack 3
RAM

Windows® 7:
1 GB or more

Windows Vista®:
512 MB or more

Windows® XP:
512 MB or more

* PHOTOfunSTUDIO 5.2 HD Edition / PHOTOfunSTUDIO 5.1 HD Edition / PHOTOfunSTUDIO 5.0 HD Edition
1 GB or more for AVCHD / AVCHD Lite motion picture function

Display High Color (16 bit) or more (32 bit or more recommended)
Desktop resolution of 1024 x 768 pixels or more (1280 x 1024 or more recommended)
Windows® 7:
Graphics card complying with DirectX® 10

Windows Vista®:
Graphics card complying with DirectX® 10

Windows® XP:
Graphics card complying with DirectX® 9.0c
DirectDraw® overlay support
PCI Express™ x16 is recommended
Free Hard Disk Space Ultra DMA-100 or higher
450 MB or more for installing software
• When writing to DVD, twice the amount of free space as the disc is necessary.
• If the compression setting is enabled, errors will occur during recording. Clear the check for [Compress this drive to save disk space] in [Properties] for the hard disk drive.
Necessory Software

Windows® 7:
DirectX® 10

Windows Vista®:
DirectX® 10

Windows® XP:
DirectX® 9.0c
• If you install the software in a PC that is not compatible with DirectX® 9.0c, the PC may stop operating properly. If you are unsure if your PC is compatible, contact the maker.
.NET framework 2.0

SQL Server Compact 3.5
Internet Explorer® 6.0 or more
QuickTime Player 7. 6. 5 or more
Sound Windows® compatible sound device
Drive CD-ROM drive (required for installing software)
• A compatible drive and media are required for DVD writing.
Interface USB port (Hi-Speed USB (USB2.0))
Other Requirements Mouse or equivalent pointing device.

*Even if the system requirements mentioned in these operating instructions are fulfilled, some personal computers cannot be used.
*The operation of this software will not be guaranteed when fonts other than English fonts are selected and used.
*This software may not run properly on user-built computers.
*This software cannot be used on Microsoft Windows® 3.1, Windows® 95, Windows® 98, Windows® 98SE, Windows® Me, Windows NT® and Windows® 2000.
*Operation is not guaranteed on Microsoft® Windows Vista® Enterprise, Windows® 7 Enterprise, Windows® XP Media Center Edition, Tablet PC Edition and not compatible with 64 bit operation systems.
*Operation in XP mode on Windows® 7 is not guaranteed.
*Operation on an upgraded OS is not guaranteed.
*Multi-boot environment is not supported.
*This software does not support the multi-monitor environments.
*Only the system administrator can install or uninstall this software.
*Log on with an administrator account or standard user account before using this software. You cannot use this software with a guest account.
*When PHOTOfunSTUDIO is running, energy conserving functions such as Windows screen savers, sleep or autmatic display cannot be used.
*If the settings for the size of characters in the screen settings dialog box in Windows® are larger than the standard size, some buttons may be displayed off-screen and cannot be operated. In this case, restore the character size to standard size.
*When 2 or more USB devices are connected to a PC, or when devices are connected through USB hubs or by using extension cables, proper operation is not guaranteed.
*Operation on Windows Vista® / Windows® 7 Ultimate with the user interface set to other languages using the Multi-language User Interface (MUI) function is not guaranteed.
*For an SDHC Memory Card (4 GB to 32 GB) or and SDXC Memory Card (48 GB to 2 TB), a reader/writer that supports the respective card will be required.

*Only AVCHD / AVCHD Lite motion pictures that were created with the following equipment can be handled.

-PHOTOfunSTUDIO 5.2 HD Edition / PHOTOfunSTUDIO 5.1 HD Edition / PHOTOfunSTUDIO 5.0 HD Edition
-Digital camera that had PHOTOfunSTUDIO 5.2 HD Edition / PHOTOfunSTUDIO 5.1 HD Edition / PHOTOfunSTUDIO 5.0 HD Edition supplied with it

PHOTOfunSTUDIO 4.0 HD Edition / PHOTOfunSTUDIO 4.0

  Windows® XP Windows Vista®
PC

IBM® PC/AT compatible PC having Intel® Pentium® III 500 MHz or higher CPU (including compatible CPU)

IBM® PC/AT compatible PC having Intel® Pentium® III 800 MHz or higher CPU (including compatible CPU)

* PHOTOfunSTUDIO 4.0 HD Edition
- Recommended environment for AVCHD / AVCHD Lite motion picture function
Intel® Core™ 2 Duo 2.16 GHz/Pentium® D 3.2 GHz or higher (when playing back the motion picture)
Intel® Core™ 2 Quad 2.6 GHz or higher (when editing motion picture)
- The minimum environment for AVCHD / AVCHD Lite motion picture function (environment which can be played back for 2 frames/seconds)
Intel® Pentium® III 1 GHz or higher

OS Preinstalled
Microsoft® Windows® XP Home Edition
Microsoft® Windows® XP Professional
Microsoft® Windows® Vista Home Basic
Microsoft® Windows® Vista Home Premium
Microsoft® Windows® Vista Ultimate
Microsoft® Windows® Vista Business
RAM

256 MB or more

512MB or more

* PHOTOfunSTUDIO 4.0 HD Edition
1 GB or more for AVCHD / AVCHD Lite motion picture function

Display High Color (16 bit) or more (32 bit or more recommended)
Desktop resolution of 1024 x 768 pixels or more (1280 x 1024 or more recommended)
Graphics card complying with DirectX® 9.0c Graphics card complying with DirectX® 10
DirectDraw® overlay support PCI Express™ x16 is recommended
Free Hard Disk Space Ultra DMA-100 or higher
450 MB or more for installing software
• When writing to DVD, twice the amount of free space as the disc is necessary.
• If the compression setting is enabled, errors will occur during recording. Clear the check for [Compress this drive to save disk space] in [Properties] for the hard disk drive.
Necessory Software

DirectX® 9.0c

• If you install the software in a PC that is not compatible with DirectX® 9.0c, the PC may stop operating properly. If you are unsure if your PC is compatible, contact the maker.

NET framework 2.0

DirectX® 10

Internet Explorer 6.0 or more
Sound Windows® compatible sound device
Drive CD-ROM drive (required for installing software)
• A compatible drive and media are required for DVD writing.
Interface USB port (Hi-Speed USB (USB2.0))
Other Requirements Mouse or equivalent pointing device.

*Please confirm compatibility with Windows® 7 on the following website.
http://panasonic.jp/support/global/cs/
*Even if the system requirements mentioned in these operating instructions are fulfilled, some personal computers cannot be used.
*The operation of this software will not be guaranteed when fonts other than English fonts are selected and used.
*This software may not run properly on user-built computers.
*This software cannot be used on Microsoft Windows® 3.1, Windows® 95, Windows® 98, Windows® 98SE, Windows® Me, Windows NT® and Windows® 2000.
*Operation is not guaranteed on Microsoft® Windows Vista® Enterprise, Windows® XP Media Center Edition, Tablet PC Edition and not compatible with 64 bit operation systems.
*Operation on an upgraded OS is not guaranteed.
*Multi-boot environment is not supported.
*This software does not support the multi-monitor environments.
*Only the system administrator can install or uninstall this software.
*Log on with an administrator account or standard user account before using this software. You cannot use this software with a guest account.
*If the settings for the size of characters in the screen settings dialog box in Windows® are larger than the standard size, some buttons may be displayed off-screen and cannot be operated. In this case, restore the character size to standard size.
*When 2 or more USB devices are connected to a PC, or when devices are connected through USB hubs or by using extension cables, proper operation is not guaranteed.
*Operation on Windows Vista® Ultimate with the user interface set to other languages using the Multi-language User Interface (MUI) function is not guaranteed.

*Only AVCHD / AVCHD Lite motion pictures that were created with the following equipment can be handled.

-PHOTOfunSTUDIO 4.0 HD Edition
-Digital camera that had PHOTOfunSTUDIO 4.0 HD Edition supplied with it

PHOTOfunSTUDIO 3.1 HD Edition / PHOTOfunSTUDIO 3.0 HD Edition / PHOTOfunSTUDIO 3.0

  Windows® 2000/XP Windows Vista®
PC

IBM® PC/AT compatible PC having Intel® Pentium® III 500 MHz or higher CPU (including compatible CPU)

IBM® PC/AT compatible PC having Intel® Pentium® III 800 MHz or higher CPU (including compatible CPU)

* PHOTOfunSTUDIO 3.1 HD Edition / PHOTOfunSTUDIO 3.0 HD Edition
- Recommended environment for AVCHD / AVCHD Lite motion picture function
Intel® Core™ 2 Duo 2.16 GHz/Pentium® D 3.2 GHz or higher (when playing back the motion picture)
Intel® Core™ 2 Quad 2.6 GHz or higher (when editing motion picture)
- The minimum environment for AVCHD / AVCHD Lite motion picture function (environment which can be played back for 2 frames/seconds)
Intel® Pentium® III 1 GHz or higher

OS Preinstalled
Microsoft® Windows® 2000 Professional
Microsoft® Windows® XP Home Edition
Microsoft® Windows® XP Professional
Microsoft® Windows® Vista Home Basic
Microsoft® Windows® Vista Home Premium
Microsoft® Windows® Vista Ultimate
Microsoft® Windows® Vista Business
RAM

256 MB or more

512MB or more

* PHOTOfunSTUDIO 3.1 HD Edition / PHOTOfunSTUDIO 3.0 HD Edition
1 GB or more for AVCHD / AVCHD Lite motion picture function

Display High Color (16 bit) or more (32 bit or more recommended)
Desktop resolution of 1024 x 768 pixels or more (1280 x 1024 or more recommended)
Graphics card complying with DirectX® 9.0c Graphics card complying with DirectX® 10
DirectDraw® overlay support PCI Express™ x16 is recommended
Free Hard Disk Space Ultra DMA-100 or higher
300 MB or more for installing software (PHOTOfunSTUDIO 3.0)
450 MB or more for installing software (PHOTOfunSTUDIO 3.1 HD Edition / PHOTOfunSTUDIO 3.0 HD Edition)
• When writing to DVD, twice the amount of free space as the disc is necessary.
• If the compression setting is enabled, errors will occur during recording. Clear the check for [Compress this drive to save disk space] in [Properties] for the hard disk drive. (PHOTOfunSTUDIO 3.1 HD Edition)
Necessory Software

DirectX® 9.0c

• If you install the software in a PC that is not compatible with DirectX® 9.0c, the PC may stop operating properly. If you are unsure if your PC is compatible, contact the maker.

NET framework 2.0

DirectX® 10

QuickTime 6.1 or more (required for playback of MOV file)
Internet Explorer 6.0 or more
Sound Windows® compatible sound device
Drive CD-ROM drive (required for installing software)
• A compatible drive and media are required for DVD writing.
Interface USB port (Hi-Speed USB (USB2.0))
Other Requirements Mouse or equivalent pointing device.

*Please confirm compatibility with Windows® 7 on the following website.
http://panasonic.jp/support/global/cs/
*Even if the system requirements mentioned in these operating instructions are fulfilled, some personal computers cannot be used.
*The operation of this software will not be guaranteed when fonts other than English fonts are selected and used.
*This software may not run properly on user-built computers.
*Supplied CD-ROM is available for Windows only.
*This software cannot be used on Microsoft Windows® 3.1, Windows® 95, Windows® 98, Windows® 98SE, Windows® Me and Windows NT®.
*Operation is not guaranteed on Microsoft® Windows Vista® Enterprise, Windows® XP Media Center Edition, Tablet PC Edition and not compatible with 64 bit operation systems.
*Operation on an upgraded OS is not guaranteed.
*Operation on an OS other than the one pre-installed is not guaranteed.
*Multi-boot environment is not supported.
*This software does not support the multi-monitor environments.
*Only the system administrator can install or uninstall this software.
*Log on with an administrator account or standard user account before using this software. You cannot use this software with a guest account.
*If the settings for the size of characters in the screen settings dialog box in Windows® are larger than the standard size, some buttons may be displayed off-screen and cannot be operated. In this case, restore the character size to standard size.
*When 2 or more USB devices are connected to a PC, or when devices are connected through USB hubs or by using extension cables, proper operation is not guaranteed.
*Operation on Windows Vista® Ultimate with the user interface set to other languages using the Multi-language User Interface (MUI) function is not guaranteed.
*Only AVCHD motion pictures that were created with the following equipment can be handled.

-PHOTOfunSTUDIO 3.1 HD Edition
-Digital camera that had PHOTOfunSTUDIO 3.1 HD Edition supplied with it

*Only AVCHD Lite motion pictures that were created with the following equipment can be handled.

-PHOTOfunSTUDIO 3.1 HD Edition or PHOTOfunSTUDIO 3.0 HD Edition
-Digital camera that had PHOTOfunSTUDIO 3.0 HD Edition supplied with it

PHOTOfunSTUDIO -viewer- 2.1E

PC IBM® PC/AT compatibel PC having Intel® Pentium® III 500MHz,
or higher CPU (including compatible CPU)
(Intel® Pentium® III 800 MHz or higher CPU for Windows Vista®)
OS Microsoft® Windows® 2000 Professional
Microsoft® Windows® XP Home Edition
Microsoft® Windows® XP Professional
Microsoft® Windows® Vista Home Basic
Microsoft® Windows® Vista Home Premium
Microsoft® Windows® Vista Ultimate
Microsoft® Windows® Vista Business
RAM 256 MB or more
(512MB or more for Windows Vista)
Display High Colour (16 bit) or more
Desktop resolution of 800 x 600 pixels or more
(1024 x 768 or more recommended)
Free Hard Disk Space [For install] 200 MB or more
[For use] 200 MB or more
Necessory Software QuickTime 6.1 or later
Sound Windows® compatible sound device
Drive CD-ROM drive (required to install this program)
Interface USB port (USB2.0 or USB1.1)
(When devices are connected through USB hub or by using USB extension cable, operation is not guaranteed.)
Other Requirements Mouse or equivalent pointing device.

*Please confirm compatibility with Windows® 7 on the following website.
http://panasonic.jp/support/global/cs/
*Even if the system requirements mentioned in these operating instructions are fulfilled, some personal computers can not be used.
*Operation on an upgraded OS is not guaranteed.
*Operation on an OS other than the one pre-installed is not guaranteed.
*Multi-boot environment is not supported.
*Only available when the user is logged in as the system administrator.
*This software may not run properly on user-built computers.
*If the size of the character is set larger than the standard size on [Appearance] or [Setting in [Display Properties], some buttons are displayed beyond the screen and cannot be operated. In this case, restore the font size to the normal size on [Display Properties].
*This software can not be used on 64-bit OS.

PHOTOfunSTUDIO Version 2.0 -viewer-

PC IBM® PC/AT compatibel PC having Intel® Pentium® III 450MHz,
Intel® Celeron® 400MHz or higher CPU (including compatible CPU)
(Intel® Pentium® III 800 MHz or higher CPU for Windows Vista®)
OS Microsoft® Windows® 98 Second Edition
Microsoft® Windows® Millenium Edition
Microsoft® Windows® 2000 Professional
Microsoft® Windows® XP Home Edition
Microsoft® Windows® XP Professional
Microsoft® Windows® Vista Home Basic
Microsoft® Windows® Vista Home Premium
Microsoft® Windows® Vista Ultimate
Microsoft® Windows® Vista Business
RAM 128 MB or more (256 MB or more recommended)
(512MB or more for Windows Vista)
Display High Colour (16 bit) or more
Desktop resolution of 800 x 600 pixels or more
(1024 x 768 or more recommended)
Free Hard Disk Space [For install] 200 MB or more
[For use] 200 MB or more
Necessory Software QuickTime 6.1 or later
Sound Windows® compatible sound device
Drive CD-ROM drive (required to install this program)
Interface USB port (USB2.0 or USB1.1)
(When devices are connected through USB hub or by using USB extension cable, operation is not guaranteed.)
Other Requirements Mouse or equivalent pointing device.

*Some function is limited with Windows Vista.

*Please confirm compatibility with Windows® 7 on the following website.
http://panasonic.jp/support/global/cs/
*Even if the system requirements mentioned in these operating instructions are fulfilled, some personal computers can not be used.
*Operation on an upgraded OS is not guaranteed.
*Operation on an OS other than the one pre-installed is not guaranteed.
*Multi-boot environment is not supported.
*Only available when the user is logged in as the system administrator.
*This software may not run properly on user-built computers.
*If the size of the character is set larger than the standard size on [Appearance] or [Setting in [Display Properties], some buttons are displayed beyond the screen and cannot be operated. In this case, restore the font size to the normal size on [Display Properties].
*This software can not be used on 64-bit OS.

PHOTOfunSTUDIO

PC IBM® PC/AT compatibel PC having Intel® Pentium® III 450MHz,
Intel® Celeron® 400MHz or higher CPU (including compatible CPU)
OS Microsoft® Windows® 98 Second Edition
Microsoft® Windows® Millenium Edition
Microsoft® Windows® 2000 Professional
Microsoft® Windows® XP Home Edition
Microsoft® Windows® XP Professional
Microsoft® Windows® Vista Home Basic
Microsoft® Windows® Vista Home Premium
Microsoft® Windows® Vista Ultimate
Microsoft® Windows® Vista Business
RAM 128 MB or more (256 MB or more recommended)
(512MB or more for Windows Vista)
Display High Colour (16 bit) or more
Desktop resolution of 800 x 600 pixels or more
(1024 x 768 or more recommended)
Free Hard Disk Space [For install] 200 MB or more
[For use] 200 MB or more
Necessory Software QuickTime 6.1 or later
Sound Windows® compatible sound device
Drive CD-ROM drive (required to install this program)
Interface USB port
(When devices are connected through USB hub or by using USB extension cable, operation is not guaranteed.)
Other Requirements Mouse or equivalent pointing device.

*Some function is limited with Windows Vista.

*Please confirm compatibility with Windows® 7 on the following website.
http://panasonic.jp/support/global/cs/
*Even if the system requirements mentioned in these operating instructions are fulfilled, some personal computers can not be used.
*The operation of this software will not be guaranteed when fonts other than English fonts are selected and used.
*This software cannot be used on Macintosh.
*This software cannot be used on Microsoft® Windows® 3.1, Windows® 95, Windows® 98 and Windows NT®
*Operation on an upgraded OS is not guaranteed.
*Multi-boot environment is not supported.
*Only available when the user is logged in as the system administrator.
*This software may not run properly on user-built computers.
*This software cannot be used on 64-bit OS.

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ArcSoft MediaImpression

PC [For Windows]IBM® PC/AT compatibel PC having Intel® Pentium® III 1 GHz or equivalent (including compatible CPU)
[For Macintosh]Power PC G4 800 MHz processor or Intel processor
OS [For Windows]
Microsoft® Windows® 2000 Professional
Microsoft® Windows® XP Home Edition
Microsoft® Windows® XP Professional
Microsoft® Windows® Vista Home Basic
Microsoft® Windows® Vista Home Premium
Microsoft® Windows® Vista Ultimate
Microsoft® Windows® Vista Business
[For Macintosh]
Mac OS 10.3, 10.4, 10.5
Display High Colour (16 bit) or more
Desktop resolution of 800 x 600 pixels or more
RAM 512 MB or more
Free Hard Disk Space 300 MB or more
Necessory Software [For Windows]
Microsoft Windows Media Player 9.0 or higher
Microsoft DirectX 9.0 or higher
QuickTime 7.0 or later
[For Macintosh]
QuickTime 6.0 or later
Drive CD-ROM drive (required to install this program)
Other Requirements Mouse or equivalent pointing device.

*Please confirm compatibility with Windows® 7 on the following website.
http://www.arcsoft.com/

ArcSoft Panorama Maker 4

PC [For Windows]IBM® PC/AT compatibel PC having Intel® Pentium® III / AMD Athlon processor or equivalent (including compatible CPU)
(Pentium IV /AMD Athlon XP or equivalent recommended)
[For Macintosh]Power PC G4 or equivalent (MacIntel supported)
(PowerPC G5 or Intel Core Duo processor recommended)
OS [For Windows]
Microsoft® Windows® 2000 Professional
Microsoft® Windows® XP Home Edition
Microsoft® Windows® XP Professional
[For Macintosh]
Mac OS 10.3, 10.4
Display High Colour (16 bit) or more
Desktop resolution of 800 x 600 pixels or more
(1024 x 768 or more recommended)
RAM [For Windows] 128 MB or more (768 MB recommended)
[For Macintosh] 512 MB or more (768 MB recommended)
Free Hard Disk Space [For Windows] 50 MB or more (1 GB recommended)
[For Macintosh] 12 MB or more (1 GB recommended)
Drive CD-ROM drive (required to install this program)
Other Requirements Mouse or equivalent pointing device.

*Please confirm compatibility with Windows® 7 / Windows® Vista on the following website.
http://www.arcsoft.com/

ArcSoft Software Suite

ArcSoft PhotoBase, ArcSoft PhotoImpression, ArcSoft Panorama Maker
ArcSoft PhotoBase, ArcSoft PhotoImpression
ArcSoft PhotoImpression, ArcSoft Panorama Maker

PC [For Windows]IBM® PC/AT compatibel PC having Intel® Pentium® III (including compatible CPU)
[For Macintosh]Power PC G3 or higher
OS [For Windows]
Microsoft® Windows® 98 Second Edition
Microsoft® Windows® Millenium Edition
Microsoft® Windows® 2000 Professional
Microsoft® Windows® XP Home Edition
Microsoft® Windows® XP Professional
[For Macintosh]
Mac OS 9.x / Mac OS X
Display High Colour (16 bit) or more
RAM 128 MB or more
Free Hard Disk Space [For Windows] 500 MB or more
[For Macintosh] 400 MB or more
Drive CD-ROM drive (required to install this program)
Other Requirements Mouse or equivalent pointing device.

*Please confirm compatibility with Windows® 7 / Windows® Vista on the following website.
http://www.arcsoft.com/

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SILKYPIX Developer Studio 31 SE (for Windows)

OS

Microsoft® Windows® 7 (32bit/64bit) / Vista / XP.
* Authority of an Administrator is necessary for installation in Windows® 7, Vista , XP.

CPU

Intel Pentium® processor-based PC or compatible computer
(Pentium 4 or later is recommended)
* Multi-core processor ready (Intel Core Duo, Pentium D, AMD Athlon 64 X2, etc.)

Internal Ram memory Windows XP : At least 512MB of RAM (Minimum 1GB is recommended)
Windows 7 / Vista : At least 1GB of RAM (Minimum 2GB is recommended)
HDD (available space) Please reserve at least 100MB of space.
Depending upon the amount of photographs and data you would like to save, a considerable amount of space is necessary.
(1 photograph will use around 10MB)
Video XGA (1024 x 768), Full Color (24 bit or higher)
Others Keyboard, mouse, or equivalent devices.
Internet connection is necessary to register this product.

SILKYPIX Developer Studio 3.1 SE (for Macintosh)

OS Apple® Mac® OS X v10.7 / v10.6 / v10.5 / v10.4
(Mac OS X v10.4 or later is recommended)
CPU PowerPC® G4 with dual processor (G5 or newer is recommended)
* Supported Intel Core Duo and Universal Binary
Internal Ram memory At least 512MB of RAM
(Minimum 1GB is recommended)
HDD (available space) Please reserve at least 100MB of space.
Depending upon the amount of photographs and data you would like to save, a considerable amount of space is necessary.
(1 photograph will use around 10MB)
Video The Display supporting screen resolution more than XGA(1024 x 768) is necessary. The Display and the Graphics card that color indication more than 16bit is possible.(24 bit color)
Others Keyboard, mouse, or equivalent devices.
Internet connection is necessary to register this product.

SILKYPIX Developer Studio 3.0 SE (for Windows)

PC

Intel® Pentium® processor-based PC or compatible computer (Pentium4 or higher recommended)

* Multi-core processor ready (Intel Core Duo, Pentium D, AMD Athlon 64 X2, etc.)

OS

Microsoft® Windows® Millenium Edition
Microsoft® Windows® 2000 Professional (Recommended)
Microsoft® Windows® XP Home Edition (Recommended)
Microsoft® Windows® XP Professional (Recommended)
Microsoft® Windows® Vista Home Basic (Recommended)
Microsoft® Windows® Vista Home Premium (Recommended)
Microsoft® Windows® Vista Ultimate (Recommended)
Microsoft® Windows® Vista Business (Recommended)

* 64-bit OS is unsupported.

Display XGA(1024 x 768) and Full-Colour (24 bits) or more
RAM Windows XP / 2000 / Me : 512MB or more (1GB or more recommended)
Windows Vista : 1GB or more
Free Hard Disk Space 100 MB or more free space (required for installation and activation)
A large amount of free disk space is required depending on the development data or storage of images after development.
Drive CD-ROM drive (required to install this program)
Other Requirements Keyboard, mouse, or equivalent input device.
Environment that allows the personal computer to connect to the Internet

*Please confirm compatibility with Windows® 7 on the following website.
http://www.isl.co.jp/SILKYPIX/english/p/support/index.html

SILKYPIX Developer Studio 3.0 SE (for Macintosh)

PC PowerPC® G4 or its dual-processor (G5 or later recommended) compatible with the Intel Core Duo and Universal Binary
OS Mac® OS X v10.2 (v10.3 or later recommended)
Display Display that supports a resolution of XGA (1024 x 768) or more
Display and video card capable of displaying 16-bit colour or more.(24-bit colour or more recommended)
RAM 512 MB (1 GB or more recommended)
Free Hard Disk Space 100 MB or more free space
A large amount of free disk space is required depending on the development data or storage of images after development.
Drive CD-ROM drive (required to install this program)
Other Requirements Keyboard, mouse, or equivalent input device.
Environment that allows the personal computer to connect to the Internet

*System administrator (Administrator) privileges are necessary when installing this software on Windows® 2000 or Windows® XP.
*The personal computer must be connected to the Internet for user registration.
*We have confirmed that this software is compatible with the Rosetta, but it does not support the Universal binary.

SILKYPIX Developer Studio 2.1 SE (for Windows)

PC Intel® Pentium® compatible processors (Pentium4 or higher recommended)
OS Microsoft® Windows® 98 Second Edition
Microsoft® Windows® Millenium Edition
Microsoft® Windows® 2000 Professional (Recommended)
Microsoft® Windows® XP Home Edition (Recommended)
Microsoft® Windows® XP Professional (Recommended)
Microsoft® Windows® Vista Home Basic (Recommended)
Microsoft® Windows® Vista Home Premium (Recommended)
Microsoft® Windows® Vista Ultimate (Recommended)
Microsoft® Windows® Vista Business (Recommended)
Display XGA(1024 x 768) and Full-Colour (24 bits) or more
RAM 128 MB (512 MB or more recommended)
Free Hard Disk Space 100 MB or more free space (required for installation and activation)
A large amount of free disk space is required depending on the development data or storage of images after development.
Drive CD-ROM drive (required to install this program)
Other Requirements Keyboard, mouse, or equivalent input device.
Environment that allows the personal computer to connect to the Internet

*Please confirm compatibility with Windows® 7 on the following website.
http://www.isl.co.jp/SILKYPIX/english/p/support/index.html

SILKYPIX Developer Studio 2.1 SE (for Macintosh)

PC PowerPC® G4 or its dual-processor (G5 or later recommended) compatible with the Intel Core Duo
OS Mac® OS X v10.2 (v10.3 or later recommended)
Display Display that supports a resolution of 1024 x 768 or more
Display and video card capable of displaying 16-bit colour or more.(24-bit colour or more recommended)
RAM 256 MB (512 MB or more recommended)
Free Hard Disk Space 750 MB or more free space
Drive CD-ROM drive (required to install this program)
Other Requirements Environment that allows the personal computer to connect to the Internet

*System administrator (Administrator) privileges are necessary when installing this software on Windows® 2000 or Windows® XP.
*The personal computer must be connected to the Internet for user registration.
*We have confirmed that this software is compatible with the Rosetta, but it does not support the Universal binary.

SILKYPIX Developer Studio 2.0 SE (for Windows)

PC Intel® Pentium® compatible processors (Pentium4 or higher recommended)
OS Microsoft® Windows® 98 Second Edition
Microsoft® Windows® Millenium Edition
Microsoft® Windows® 2000 Professional (Recommended)
Microsoft® Windows® XP Home Edition (Recommended)
Microsoft® Windows® XP Professional (Recommended)
Display XGA(1024 x 768) and Full-Colour (24 bits) or more
RAM 128 MB (512 MB or more recommended)
Free Hard Disk Space 100 MB or more free space (required for installation and activation)
A large amount of free disk space is required depending on the development data or storage of images after development.
Drive CD-ROM drive (required to install this program)
Other Requirements Keyboard, mouse, or equivalent input device.
Environment that allows the personal computer to connect to the Internet

*Please confirm compatibility with Windows® 7 / Windows® Vista on the following website.
http://www.isl.co.jp/SILKYPIX/english/p/support/index.html

SILKYPIX Developer Studio 2.0 SE (for Macintosh)

PC PowerPC® G4 or its dual-processor (G5 or later recommended) compatible with the Intel Core Duo
OS Mac® OS X v10.2 (v10.3 or later recommended)
Display Display that supports a resolution of 1024 x 768 or more
Display and video card capable of displaying 16-bit colour or more.(24-bit colour or more recommended)
RAM 256 MB (512 MB or more recommended)
Free Hard Disk Space 750 MB or more free space
Drive CD-ROM drive (required to install this program)
Other Requirements Environment that allows the personal computer to connect to the Internet

*System administrator (Administrator) privileges are necessary when installing this software on Windows® 2000, Windows® XP, or Windows® Vista.
*The personal computer must be connected to the Internet for user registration.
*We have confirmed that this software is compatible with the Rosetta, but it does not support the Universal binary.

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