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Technical requirements

Requirements to be met by the IT infrastructure

For questions on software and IT equipment:


For online filing of an IP application, a special software is necessary, which we provide to you free of charge. For installation, your IT infrastructure (hardware, software) should meet the following minimum requirements:

Standard PC having at least:

  • 4 GB RAM
  • 300 MB of vacant hard disk storage space
  • display resolution of 1024 x 768 Pixel or higher
  • broadband Internet access (DSL or equivalent)
  • Smartcard reader for the qualified signature card

Operating systems supported:

  • Windows 10
  • Windows 8.1
  • Windows 8
  • Windows 7
  • Windows Vista
  • Windows XP
  • Windows 2008 Server
  • Windows 2003 Server

Last updated: 1 March 2021 


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