Disk Partitioning Guidelines - Intergraph Smart 3D - Release Bulletin

Intergraph Smart 3D Release Bulletin

Intergraph Smart 3D
Release Bulletin
12.1 (2019)

For best performance when loading and running the software, partition the hard drive according to the following guidelines:

  • Format all partitions as NTFS file systems.

  • By default, the software is installed to your C:\ partition. Verify that you have sufficient free space on your C:\ partition (or another partition if you want to install there).

Recommended Disk Space for Software Setup

Smart 3D default installation for a workstation computer1

2.75 GB

Smart 3D complete installation for an administrative computer2

3.25 GB

Reference Data installation

4.5 GB

Name Generator installation

13 MB

1 The default setup for a Smart 3D workstation computer provides all the environments necessary for general Smart 3D modeling.

2 The complete setup for a Smart 3D workstation computer includes all features and adds the administrative functionality: plant creation, database migration, access management, database interference detection, and includes the following options only: Project Management, Server Connectivity, Bulkload Reference Data, and Database Interference Detection Service. Additionally, a complete setup includes the Piping Specification Remote Access Server option, which installs the necessary software for correlating piping specification data between Smart 3D and SmartPlant P&ID, respectively.

You also will need additional disk space if you intend to use other products, such as Visual Studio or Solid Edge. Please consult your system administrator for this and additional software not provided by Hexagon PPM.

Do not continue with installation until enough disk space is free on the computer acting as the database server and each workstation computer as stated in the aforementioned guidelines.