Skip To Main Content

What are the minimum requirements to install WorldShip on my computer?

Minimum System Requirements for WorldShip® 2017:

SystemSystem Requirements
Operating System

Microsoft® Windows® 7 SP1 and higher

Processor1.5 GHz or faster (2.0 GHz recommended)
  • 1 GB RAM (32-bit)
  • 2 GB RAM (64-bit)

Minimum Resolution 1024x768

Minimum Color Depth 256

MouseMicrosoft® mouse or compatible pointing device
Report PrinterHP® LaserJet®-compatible with minimum 300 dpi
Label PrinterHP® LaserJet®-compatible with minimum 300 dpi or UPS Thermal Label Printer
DevicesDVD drive (for installations from DVD)
PortsSerial and/or USB (scales, dimensioners)
Internet Connectivity

Broadband/High Speed Internet access (recommended)
Dial-up Internet access (minimum)

Space Requirements

2.9 GB free hard disk space for Standalone, LAN administrator and remote installations

  • An additional 800 MB free disk space required on the shared drive for LAN installations


  • Installations via electronic media may require an additional 2 GB
  • If Microsoft® .NET 3.5 Framework is not installed an additional 500 MB is required
  • If Microsoft® .NET 4.5.2 Framework is not installed an additional 850 MB is required for x86 and 2GB is required for x64 machines

For Microsoft® Internet Explorer 8 or higher

MDACMicrosoft® Data Access Components (MDAC) 2.8 SP1 or higher
Software (Conditional)

Components installed if not already available on the operating system:

  • Microsoft® .NET Framework 3.5. - All Supported OS
  • Microsoft® .NET Framework 4.5.2. - All Supported OS
User Rights

Users of WorldShip must have "Modify" rights to the UPS\WSTD folder(s) and subfolders. 

Note: If the installation includes a LAN share directory, "Modify" rights for the share directory is required as well.