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January 30, 2014 5:19:05 AM

I have a macbook, i want to download autoca but its saying i dont have the required graphic card to download it, what graphic card would i need to purchase in order to be able to download it?

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a c 147 U Graphics card
January 30, 2014 5:31:08 AM

This is a laptop? Doubtful you can change the graphics system on that. Maybe take it to an Apple store, but I wouldn't hold out much hope beyond getting a whole new machine.

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January 30, 2014 5:40:17 AM

Ripped right off autocad product requirement page, relevant info bolded for convienance:

For AutoCAD 2013 for Mac
Apple® Mac OS® X v10.8.0 or later (Mountain Lion), OS X v10.7.2 or later (Lion), or OS X v10.6.8 or later (Snow Leopard) with 64-bit Intel processor
Apple® Mac® Pro 4.1 or later; MacBook® Pro 5.1 or later (MacBook Pro 6.1 or later recommended); iMac® 8.1 or later (iMac 11.1 or later recommended); Mac® mini 3.1 or later (Mac mini 4.1 or later recommended); MacBook Air® 2.1 or later; MacBook® 5.1 or later (MacBook 7.1 or later recommended)
3 GB of RAM (4 GB recommended)
2.5 GB free disk space for download and installation (3 GB recommended)
All graphics cards on supported hardware
1,280 x 800 display with true color (1,600 x 1,200 recommended)
All Mac OS X supported language operating systems
Apple® Mouse, Apple Magic Mouse, Magic Trackpad, MacBook® Pro trackpad, or Microsoft-compliant mouse.
Mac OS X-compliant printer