System Requirements

The following requirements are suitable for computers running the EXTRA! X-treme client, including the Connections and Options Packs, and Tandem emulation.

Note Attachmate cannot confirm the accuracy of performance, or any other claims related to non-Attachmate products. For questions or concerns regarding the capabilities of non-Attachmate products, please contact the suppliers of those products.
Preferred Alternatives
Windows XP SP2
Windows 2000 SP4
Windows Vista beta (32 and 64-bit)
Windows XP Professional x64 Edition
Windows Server 2003 with Terminal Services
Windows 2000 Server with Citrix MetaFrame
Windows Server 2003 with Citrix MetaFrame
Windows 2003 Server x64 (Citrix/WTS) R1
Processor Intel x86
Intel EM64T 64-bit Pentium 4
AMD Athlon 64
AMD Opteron
RAM 256 MB 128 MB minimum
Browser Internet Explorer v. 6.x
Internet Explorer v. 7.x


  • For the spell-check feature in the Advanced Productivity Pack to be enabled, Microsoft Office 2000 or later must be present on the client computer.

    Microsoft Office can be installed either before or after EXTRA! X-treme; however, if it is not present during installation of EXTRA! X-treme, a warning is displayed.

  • Using EXTRA! X-treme in multi-user mode requires one of the following applications and adherence to the terms of the license agreement:

    • Windows 2000 Server (latest SP) Windows Terminal Services
    • Windows Server 2003 Windows Terminal Services
    • Citrix MetaFrame XP Presentation Server, Feature Release 2 or later
Related Topics
Bullet Installation, Overview