FAQ 001493 EN-US

Installation RFEM RSTAB

What are the operating systems on which RFEM and RSTAB run?

Answer


Operating system RFEM 2 / RSTAB 5 RFEM 3 / RSTAB 6 RFEM 4 / RSTAB 7 RFEM 5 / RSTAB 8
Windows 2000 yes no no no
Windows XP (32‑bit) yes yes yes yes until RFEM 5.03 / RSTAB 8.03
Windows XP (64-bit) no not recommended not recommended not recommended
Windows Server 2003 no not recommended not recommended not recommended
Windows Vista (32-bit) no with restrictions [1] yes yes
Windows Vista (64-bit) no with restrictions [1] yes yes
Windows Server 2008 no not recommended not recommended not recommended
Windows 7 (32-bit) no with restrictions [1] yes yes
Windows 7 (64-bit) no with restrictions [1] yes yes
Windows Server 2008 R2 no not recommended not recommended not recommended
Windows 8 (32-bit) no no not recommended yes
Windows 8 (64-bit) no no not recommended yes[1]

[1] The new data structure of Windows Vista and Windows 7 is not supported. Therefore, Windows creates virtual folders. This may result in problems, especially when the program is used by several users.
RFEM Main Program
RFEM 5.xx

Main Program

Structural engineering software for finite element analysis (FEA) of planar and spatial structural systems consisting of plates, walls, shells, members (beams), solids and contact elements

Price of First License
3,540.00 USD
RSTAB Main Program
RSTAB 8.xx

Main Program

The structural engineering software for design of frame, beam and truss structures, performing linear and nonlinear calculations of internal forces, deformations, and support reactions

Price of First License
2,550.00 USD