FrameMaker XML Author System Requirements

System requirements

  • Intel Pentium 4 or faster processor
  • Microsoft Windows 7, 8.1, or 10
  • 1 GB of RAM (2 GB recommended)
  • 3 GB of available hard-disk space for installation; additional free space required during installation (cannot install on a volume that uses a case-sensitive file system or on removable flash storage devices)
  • JRE 7
  • DVD-ROM drive
  • 1024 x 768 screen resolution (1280 x 800 recommended) with 16-bit video card

This software does not operate without activation. A broadband Internet connection and registration are required for software activation, validation of subscriptions, and access to Online Services.

Phone activation is not available.


This product may integrate with or allow access to certain Adobe or third-party hosted online services (“Online Services”). Online Services are available only to users of 2015 release and older and require agreement to additional terms of use and Adobe’s online privacy policy ( Online Services are not available in all countries or languages, may require user registration, and may be discontinued or modified in whole or in part without notice. Additional fees or subscription charges may apply.

Supported software

  • Microsoft Word 2010, 2013, or Office 365 (only document downloaded from Office 365)
  • Adobe Acrobat XI or Pro DC (2015 release)
  • Adobe Captivate 7 or 8
  • EMC Documentum 6.7
  • Microsoft SharePoint 2010 or 2013
  • Adobe Experience Manager (previously Adobe CQ) 6.1 or 5.5
  • DitaExchange
  • DITA-OT 2.1

This product is available in the following languages:  

  • Deutsch
  • English
  • Français
  • 日本語