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A powerful suite of integrated software products for geotechnical modeling & analysis.

Minimum System Requirements

Microsoft® Windows® 11, Windows® 10

**GeoStudio 2021.4 was the final release supported on Windows 7 and Windows 8.1.

***lmadmin 2021.4 is required to serve network licenses to GeoStudio 2021.4 and later.

Intel® Pentium® 4 or better, or AMD Opteron™ or Athlon™ 64 or better (GeoStudio is optimized for multi-core Intel processors.)

1 GB hard disk space

1024x768 screen resolution.

For 3D features, your graphics card must support Direct3D® Feature Level 10_1 or greater.

This includes graphics cards such as (and newer than):

  • Nvidia® GT 300
  • ATI® Radeon® HD 4000 Series
  • Intel® HD Graphics 3000/2000

Microsoft® .NET 4.0 will be installed automatically if it is missing.

Installers require the latest Visual C++ Redistributable runtime libraries installed.


For a 32-bit OS, install vc_redist.x86.exe.


For a 64-bit OS, install BOTH vc_redist.x86.exe AND vc_redist.x64.exe.


License Activation

An Internet connection is helpful to activate or renew a license, although offline activations can be accommodated by contacting [email protected]
Ensure your firewall allows access to and

Supported Virtual Machines

The latest release of GeoStudio can be run on these VM platforms:

  • VMware® ESXi™ 5.5 and 6.0
  • VMware® Workstation™ 11 and 12
  • Microsoft® Hyper-V® on Windows Server® 2016, 2012 R2, 2012, and Windows® 10
  • Citrix® XenServer® 6.2, 6.5 and 7.0

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