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Windows

CPU
1.0 GHz Pentium III or higher (2.0 GHz Pentium 4 or higher recommended).
OS
Windows XP Home Edition, Windows XP Professional, Windows 2000 Professional.
RAM
256 MB minimum (1.0 GB or more recommended).
Hard disk
200 MB required for installation.
Monitor
800 x 600 pixels (1024 x 768 or more recommended) with 16-bit color (High Color/thousands of colors) or 24-bit color (True Color/millions of colors) recommended.
Others
• CD-ROM drive required for installation
• Internet connection required for some options

Macintosh

CPU
G4 or G5.
OS
Mac OS X (version 10.3.9 or later).
RAM
256 MB minimum (1.0 GB or more recommended).
Hard disk
200 MB required for installation.
Monitor
800 x 600 pixels (1024 x 768 or more recommended) with 16-bit color (High Color/thousands of colors) or 24-bit color (True Color/millions of colors) recommended.
Others
• CD-ROM drive required for installation
• Internet connection required for some options

Capture NX Functions/Files Compatibility Chart

File
Nikon D-SLR images
Nikon COOLPIX RAW (NEF) images
JPEG/TIFF images created with Nikon COOLPIX or other digital cameras
Function
Camera Adjustments
Color Mode*1
O
White Balance*1
O
O*2
RAW Adjustments
Exposure Compensation*1
O*3
O
Auto Color Aberration Control*1
O*4
Image Dust Off*5
O*6
Lens Adjustments
Vignette Control*1
O*7
Fisheye Image Transformer*8
O
Color Aberration Control
O*4
O
O
D-Lighting*9
O
O
O
10 Megapixel Output
O*10
  • *1Can only be applied to NEF (RAW) image data.
  • *2Calculate Automatically option is not available for new white balance setting.
  • *3When opening NEF image data with Capture NX, for which a negative value had been chosen for exposure compensation using Nikon Capture version 4.3.2 or earlier version, adjustments added to areas blown out in the original image might not be realized on the newly opened data.
  • *4With D2X and D200, this function is not available for use with multiple exposures or images created with image overlay.
  • *5Can only be applied to NEF (RAW) image data taken with a CPU lens. RAW data created with a camera that doesn’t feature Image Dust Off is acceptable only if taken using required settings.
  • *6For the D1X and D1H, Image Dust Off is only available with firmware version 1.10 or a later version. Cannot be applied to images created with the D1.
  • *7Automatically applied to the RAW image data created with a combination of a D- or G-type lens and a digital SLR camera compatible with lens information records (D2 series, D200, D100, D70s/D70, D50 and D1X/D1H firmware version 1.10 or later).
  • *8Compatible with AF DX Fisheye 10.5mm f/2.8G ED lens only; does not correctly process images taken by a D2X with Hi-speed Crop On.
  • *9D-Lighting corresponds to Digital DEE featured in Nikon Capture Version 4.1 or earlier version. Adjustments made using Digital DEE function will not be realized on the NEF image data opened by Capture NX.
  • *10Can only be applied to RAW image data created with a D1X.