System Requirements


GMetrix SMS System Requirements

  • CPU: 1.00 GHz processor or higher
  • RAM: minimum of 1 GB
  • FREE DISK SPACE: 150 MB
  • DISPLAY: 1024x768 or higher resolution monitor
  • OPERATING SYSTEM: Windows Server 2008, Windows Vista SP2, Windows 7, Windows 8(excluding Windows 8 RT).
  • .NET FRAMEWORK: .NET Framework 4.0 or newer. (More Info)
  • MS OFFICE SOFTWARE: For MS Office Practice Tests - Full installation of the version of MS Office that you will be testing with, 2010, or 2013.
  • INTERNET: GMetrix requires a high-speed internet connection.
  • Supported Browsers: Internet Explorer 9 or higher.
  • Adobe Flash Player: Current version.
Administrator Rights:
Required for installation and automatic updates (depending upon network security configuration).
Communication:  HTTP links and IP address
The following domains and IP addresses must be accessible (allow sub domains) through the firewall:
  • gmetrix.net (*.gmetrix.net)
  • www.gmetrix.net, ws.gmetrix.net (web site access, and web services access for GMetrix SMS)
  • www2.gmetrix.net (Patching and Updating GMetrix SMS)

Important Note:

  • DonĀ“t block soap HTTP traffic.
  • Full access through port 80 (HTTP) for our Domains and IP addresses is required.
  • HTTP redirection should be allowed (to be completely within the gmetrix.net domain).