Appendix C. What's on the CD-ROM


  • Using the CD-ROM

  • Knowing what's included on the CD

  • Solving common problems

This appendix provides you with information on the contents of the CD that accompanies this book. For the latest and greatest information, please refer to the ReadMe file located at the root of the CD. Here is what you'll find:

  • System requirements

  • Using the CD

  • What's on the CD

  • Troubleshooting

System Requirements

Make sure that your computer meets the minimum system requirements listed in this section. If your computer doesn't match up to most of these requirements, you may have a problem using the contents of the CD.

  • A 500 MHz or higher processor

  • 256MB or more of RAM

  • A monitor with a screen resolution of at least 1,024 × 768 pixels

  • Windows 7 (32- or 64-bit), Windows Vista (32- or 64-bit with Service Pack 1), Windows XP (with Service Pack 3), Windows Server 2003 R2 with MSXML 6.0, or Windows Server 2008 with (32- or 64-bit Service Pack 2).

  • 3GB of free disk space (for installation of Microsoft Office 2010) or 1.5GB of free disk space (for installation of Microsoft Office Access 2010 alone)

  • SharePoint Services running on Windows 2003 Server (with Service Pack 1), or Windows 2008 Server (with Service Pack 2), as a minimum, if you want to take advantage of the SharePoint collaborative features

  • A SharePoint 2010 Server running the Access services, if you want to publish Access objects to SharePoint

  • A CD-ROM or DVD drive, depending on your Office 2010 installation media

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