What are the minimum requirements for using Cakewalk by BandLab?

Operating System: Windows 7, 8/8.1 or 10  (64-bit)

Processor: 2.6GHz Intel or AMD multi-core processor (at least Intel i5 or AMD A10 APU recommended)

Memory: 4GB

Hard Drive: 5GB for minimal install (20GB recommended)

Monitor Resolution: 1280x800 (1920 x 1080 recommended)

Audio Interface: ASIO compatible hardware is recommended

*Internet: An active internet connection is required to install, authorize, and update Cakewalk by BandLab. After the program is authorized, it can be used offline. Cakewalk by BandLab does not have offline authorization, and the program cannot be moved to an offline machine.


Cakewalk by BandLab does not officially support use with Windows 7. Technical support will be limited, and all future updates will only focus on functionality with supported versions of Windows. You will still be able to install Cakewalk by BandLab and everything should still work as it should, but you will be prompted with a warning before installing, pictured below:


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