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Minimum Resource Requirements for Dell Data Protection Endpoint Recovery

Note: As of October 2017, Dell Data Protection | Endpoint Recovery has reached EOS and this article is no longer updated by Dell. For more information reference End of Life / End of Support Policy for Dell Data Security.

This article describes the minimum requirements needed to run Dell Data Protection | Endpoint Recovery on your machine.

Affected Products:

Dell Data Protection | Endpoint Recovery

DDP | ER minimum hardware requirements match Microsoft's minimum hardware requirements for WIndows 10. The DDP | ER minimum requirements for other Windows versions are still as shown below, even though the Windows requirements may be higher.

Here are those requirements based off of the Microsoft spec website:


1 gigahertz (GHz) or faster processor or SoC


1 gigabyte (GB) for 32-bit or 2 GB for 64-bit

Hard disk space:

16 GB for 32-bit OS 20 GB for 64-bit OS

Graphics card:

DirectX 9 or later with WDDM 1.0 driver



For additional support, US based customer can call Dell Data Security ProSupport at: 877.459.7304 Ext. 4310039 or you may also contact us via the Chat Portal. For support outside the US, reference ProSupport’s International Contact Numbers list. Visit the Dell Security Community Forum to get insights from other community members and additional resources to help you manage your environment.

Article ID: SLN300458

Last Date Modified: 02/28/2018 08:54 AM

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