Minimum required system specifications for LINK

  • Processor: Intel Core i3-series ( > 2.3 GHz) 
  • Intel 7 series "Ivy Bridge" Chipset Motherboard (or later)
  • Operating System: Microsoft Windows 10 or Windows 7 (64 bit only) - Windows 8 and 8.1  are not supported
  • Memory: 8GB RAM
  • Display: 1920 x 1080 or greater resolution
  • HDD: 200Gb
  • Free USB 2.0/3.0 port for connection to a Linkam Temperature Controller
  • Additional free USB 2.0/3.0 port if using a Linkam Imaging Station
  • Optional internet connection for download
  • NB - LINK only supports Linkam T95 or T96 controllers.

If using the LINK-DV image capture module the following additional requirements apply:

  • Processor requirement increased to: Intel Core i7-series ( > 3 GHz)
  • Free USB 3.0 port

Please ensure that the PC BIOS and chipset drivers are updated to their latest versions and that all Windows updates are applied. Older driver versions may cause connectivity issues with LINK.