Supported Platforms


  • Windows 10
  • Windows 8
  • Windows 7
  • Windows Server 2012 R2
  • Windows Server 2012
  • Windows Server 2008 R2
  • Windows Server 2008 SP2 or above
Note: Both 64-bit and 32-bit versions of the above platforms are supported where applicable.
All 64-bit Windows editions also support 32-bit FME. Please refer to 64-bit FAQ for details on the differences between 32-bit and 64-bit FME.

Linux® x64: (Technical Preview)

Recommended Distribution: Ubuntu 14.04 LTS

Compatible Distributions (as determined by the LSB Application Checker):

  • CentOS 7.0
  • Debian 7.0 (wheezy)
  • Fedora 20 (Heisenbug)
  • Red Hat Enterprise Linux 7.0
  • Ubuntu 14.04/14.10

Please refer to Linux FAQ to determine if FME can run on your Linux Distribution.

Mac OS X® (Technical Preview)

  • Mac OS X v10.10 Yosemite
  • Mac OS X v10.9 Mavericks
  • Mac OS X v10.8 Mountain Lion


  • Amazon Web Services (EC2)
  • VMWare (Virtual Machines)
  • Microsoft Azure

System Requirements

Recommended Requirements

  • Intel® Core i7 CPU
  • 8 GB of RAM (16 GB on a 64-bit OS)
  • 50 GB of available hard-disk space
  • A Solid State Drive (SSD) can provide significant
  • performance increases

Minimum Requirements

  • Intel® Pentium® 4 Processor
  • 4 GB of RAM (8 GB on a 64-bit OS)
  • 20 GB of available hard-disk space

Note: While FME can operate on legacy hardware, the faster CPU, additional memory and SSD of the Recommended Requirements will measurably improve processing time.

Localized Versions

FME Desktop is available in: