SmartPlant P&ID Workstation - Intergraph Smart P&ID - Installation & Upgrade - Intergraph

SmartPlant P&ID Installation and Upgrade Guide

Intergraph Smart P&ID
Installation & Upgrade
2015 R1 (7.1)
7.1 (2014 R1)
7.2 (2014 R2)

Hardware Recommendations

SmartPlant P&ID testing is done on computers having a 2.4 GHz processor and 4 GB of RAM. For additional details regarding platform support, please review the latest compatibility matrix available on Intergraph SmartSupport. If you cannot access the compatibility matrix, contact customer support.

Recommended Disk Space

  • Oracle Client: 1.0 GB

  • Full installation of SmartPlant P&ID: 0.4 GB

Additional disk space is required for software prerequisites and optional software that you install.

Supported Operating Systems

  • Microsoft Windows 7 Professional and Enterprise Service Pack 1, 64-bit

  • Microsoft Windows 8.1 Professional and Enterprise Service Pack 1, 64-bit

  • Microsoft Windows 10

SmartPlant P&ID is certified on Windows with UAC ‘On’ at Level 3 (Default)

Supported Database Clients

  • Oracle 12c Client R1 (, 32-bit

  • Microsoft .NET Framework 4.6.2 (delivered on the SmartPlant P&ID DVD layout) must be installed as a prerequisite for the installation of Oracle 11g 32-bit Client.

  • The client database software must be of the same version as the server database software.

  • Oracle 32-bit Client is required for both 32-bit and 64-bit Oracle databases.

  • Do not use Oracle 'light client' as it does not include some of the required .dll files.

  • Beginning with Windows 10 and Oracle, Microsoft and Oracle will enforce the Internet Host Table Specification RFC 952 which mandates that component hostname labels can contain only alphanumeric characters. Host names using underscores (‘_’) are not allowed. Refer to Oracle Support Articles 1603775.1 and 1957895.1 and Microsoft KB 101785.

For SQL Server, no client installation is required.

Software Prerequisites

  • Microsoft .NET Framework 4.6.2

  • SmartPlant License Manager (SPLM) 2012 Client (12.00). The licensing is delivered on its own CD that comes with your SmartPlant P&ID product DVD.

  • Microsoft Internet Explorer 11, required for viewing the Online documentation delivered with the software and the report generated from Rule Manager.

  • Microsoft XML Core Services (MSXML) 6.0 Service Pack 1 or 6.0 Service Pack 3.

  • Microsoft Visual C++ 2015 Redistributable (x86) – 14.0.

Optional Software

Apart from SmartSketch, Smart Engineering Manager, and Intergraph Smart 3D SP3DPIDClient, the following software programs are not Intergraph corporation software and are owned by third parties.  It is the responsibility of the customer to select at its sole discretion the applicable third party software the customer desires to use to generate reports and Intergraph makes no recommendation as to the choice of said third party software.  The customer is responsible for obtaining a valid license to use said third party software from the owner of said third party software and to pay any license fees to the owner of said third party software for the use of said third party software.  INTERGRAPH DISCLAIMS AND MAKES NO WARRANTY EITHER EXPRESS OR IMPLIED, INCLUDING THE WARRANTIES OF MERCHANTABILITY OR THE WARRANTIES OF FITNESS FOR A PARTICULAR PURPOSE IN REGARDS TO SAID THIRD PARTY SOFTWARE.

  • For administrative functions, Smart Engineering Manager 2018

  • PDF reader (for viewing the printable guides and for displaying the license agreement when installing Intergraph Smart 3D SP3DPIDClient)

  • Microsoft Excel (32-bit only) from Office 2010 Service Pack 1 or Office 2013 Service Pack 1 (Microsoft Excel is required for working with report templates, importing and generating reports, importing from SmartSketch, saving drawings as MicroStation or AutoCAD, and for viewing the Installation Checklist and various other files)

  • Intergraph Smart 3D SP3DPIDClient 2014 R1 ( for use with Smart 3D 2014 or 2014 R1. This software is required for using Smart 3D specifications in the SmartPlant P&ID Piping Specification Utility and is available on the SmartPlant P&ID product DVD.

  • Citrix XenApp 7.6 on Windows Server 2012 R2 (Standard or Enterprise)

  • One of the following drawing software programs (for compatibility with the 'Save As' feature):

    • SmartSketch 2014 or 2014 R1

    • Autodesk AutoCAD 2012

    • Bentley MicroStation V8