current recommended hardware specifications

intelpentium i5 750 or amd phenom 11x 4945

2.6 ghz or better

3.0 gb of ram for storyboard artwork on letter page size 
4.0 gb of ram for storyboard artwork on larger page size
5.0 gb of ram for 3d knits & storyboard artwork in high resolution & large page size

hard drive:
500 gb or larger.

graphics card:
most 1 gb graphics cards are approved for use with gt, ft, studio, or cm32.

operating system:
windows xp pro, windows vista or windows 7 32 bit or 64 bit.
intel mac os ver. 10.5 or higher using vmware fusion and a copy of windows xp 32 bit.            
windows vista, xp pro or windows 2000 professional
intel mac os ver. 10.5 or higher using vmware fusion with a windows os

data storage/file transport:
cd/dvd-re writer
thumb drive/usb drive device

also recommended:
powered usb hub (4 ports)
internet security: use mcafee or kaspersky
wacom drawing tablet and pen (recommended but not required)
monitor: 19" flat panel or larger 
scanner: colour scanner (epson, canon) with a "de-screening" function
printer: canon & epson ink jet/laser printers. size depends on artwork you will be creating

information / advice on hardware is provided by fashion matters “for reference” basis only. 
please also note that the hardware scene changes very quickly, so this information can become outdated quickly.

initial software support: 
60 days warranty software telephone support from the date of purchase. we have made every effort to ensure product and user satisfaction. if you have any questions about our policy, please contact fashion matters. 
we look forward to supporting your use of colour matters software.


network support database

exporting ai files to use in the colour matters

converting eps files to use in colour matters

if you have any other questions and/or support enquiries,

please contact us.



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