Note: Salon Iris software will run on any current Apple iMac or Macbook that meets the requirements listed, below.

Salon Iris software will run on a Apple iMac or Macbook computer provided it has a copy of Windows 10 installed via Boot Camp. The Salon Iris app will run on all Apple iPad & iPhone devices and is available from the Apple store.

The following Apple hardware specifications are recommended if you are using Salon Iris on one computer in your business. Follow these specifications for the Solo, Standard, and Professional editions of Salon Iris.

For adequate performance to run the software, please follow at least the minimum hardware specifications. For optimal performance, please follow at least the recommended hardware specifications.

ItemMinimumRecommended
Processor3.0GHz quad‑core Intel Core i5 (Turbo Boost up to 3.5GHz)quad-core Intel Core i7 (Turbo Boost up to 4.2GHz)
Memory8GB of 2400MHz DDR4 on-board memory16GB of 2400MHz DDR4 on-board memory
Free hard drive Space (SSD recommended)1.0 GB2.0GB
InternetRequiredHigh Speed Internet
Boot campRequiredRequired
Operating SystemWindows 10 Home (64bit)Windows 10 Professional (64bit)
Screen Resolution1024 x 768 pixel minimum resolution required

The following hardware specifications are recommended if you are using Salon Iris on one computer in your business. Follow these specifications for the Solo, Standard, and Professional editions of Salon Iris.

For adequate performance to run the software, please follow at least the minimum hardware specifications. For optimal performance, please follow at least the recommended hardware specifications.

ItemMinimumRecommended
Processor3.0GHz quad‑core Intel Core i5 (Turbo Boost up to 3.5GHz)quad-core Intel Core i7 (Turbo Boost up to 4.2GHz)
Memory8GB of 2400MHz DDR4 on-board memory16GB of 2400MHz DDR4 on-board memory
Free hard drive Space (SSD recommended)2.0 GB4.0GB
Internet High Speed InternetHigh Speed Internet
Boot campRequiredRequired
Operating SystemWindows 10 Home (64bit)Windows 10 Professional (64bit)
Screen Resolution1024 x 768 pixel minimum resolution required

When running Salon Iris from multiple locations, each location will have a server and one or more client computers on the local network. All locations must be connected to the Internet, and be using a Virtual Private Network (VPN) to share files and information between the locations.

For each location, follow the specifications listed under “Server Computer” for the computer holding the database (one per location), and the rest of the computers at each location (clients) should follow the specifications listed under “Single or Client Computer.” However, when using Salon Iris at multiple locations, you must have a full-time Internet connection at each location.

If you are purchasing additional hardware, refer to the requirements below to determine the amount and type of ports your computer should have available per piece of hardware.

Generally, hardware items will work with any operating system and with minimal hardware specifications.

ItemPort Required
Cash DrawerSingle USB Port
Receipt PrinterSingle USB Port
Barcode ScannerSingle USB Port
Chip & Pin Card ReaderSingle Ethernet Port
Single or Client Computer

The following Apple hardware specifications are recommended if you are using Salon Iris on one computer in your business. Follow these specifications for the Solo, Standard, and Professional editions of Salon Iris.

For adequate performance to run the software, please follow at least the minimum hardware specifications. For optimal performance, please follow at least the recommended hardware specifications.

These specifications apply to both Apple iMac & Macbook.

Processor

  • Minimum: 3.0GHz quad‑core Intel Core i5 (Turbo Boost up to 3.5GHz)
  • Recommended: Quad-core Intel Core i7 (Turbo Boost up to 4.2GHz)

Memory

  • Minimum: 8GB of 2400MHz DDR4 on-board memory
  • Recommended: 16GB of 2400MHz DDR4 on-board memory

Free Hard Drive Space

  • Minimum: 1.0 GB
  • Recommended: 2.0 GB

Internet Connection

  • Minimum: Required
  • Recommended: High Speed Internet

Bootcamp

  • Minimum: Required
  • Recommended: Required

Operating System

  • Minimum: Windows 10 Home (64bit)
  • Required: Windows 10 Professional (64bit)

Screen Resolution

  • Minimum: 1024 x 768 pixel minimum resolution required
Server Computer in Network

The following Apple hardware specifications are recommended if you are using Salon Iris on one or more computers in your business. Follow these specifications for the Local Area network & Wide Area Network editions of Salon Iris.

For adequate performance to run the software, please follow at least the minimum hardware specifications. For optimal performance, please follow at least the recommended hardware specifications.

These specifications apply to both Apple iMac & Macbook.

Processor

  • Minimum: 3.0GHz quad‑core Intel Core i5 (Turbo Boost up to 3.5GHz)
  • Recommended: Quad-core Intel Core i7 (Turbo Boost up to 4.2GHz)

Memory

  • Minimum: 8GB of 2400MHz DDR4 on-board memory
  • Recommended: 16GB of 2400MHz DDR4 on-board memory

Free Hard Drive Space

  • Minimum: 2.0 GB
  • Recommended: 4.0 GB

Internet Connection

  • Minimum: High Speed Internet
  • Recommended: High Speed Internet

Bootcamp

  • Minimum: Required
  • Recommended: Required

Operating System

  • Minimum: Windows 10 Home (64bit)
  • Required: Windows 10 Professional (64bit)

Screen Resolution

  • Minimum: 1024 x 768 pixel minimum resolution required
Multiple Locations

When running Salon Iris from multiple locations with Apple systems, each location will have a server and one or more client computers on the local network. All locations must be connected to the Internet, and be using a Virtual Private Network (VPN) to share files and information between the locations.

For each location, follow the specifications listed under “Server Computer” for the iMac or Macbook holding the database (one per location), and the rest of the computers at each location (clients) should follow the specifications listed under “Single or Client Computer.”

However, when using Salon Iris at multiple locations, you must have a full-time Internet connection at each location.

POS Hardware

If you are purchasing additional hardware, refer to the requirements below to determine the amount and type of ports your computer should have available per piece of hardware.

Generally, hardware items will work with any operating system and with minimal hardware specifications.

  • Cash Drawer: Single USB Port
  • Printer Receipt: Single USB Port
  • Barcode Scanner: Single USB Port
  • Chip & Pin Card Reader: Single Ethernet Port
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