Registry Plus™ Abstract Plus Technical Information and Installation

System Requirements

Registry Plus programs work with 32- and 64-bit Microsoft® Windows® operating systems on x86-compatible processors. The minimum hardware requirements are the same as those of the Microsoft Windows operating system used.

Additional system requirements include—

  • Microsoft operating system, Windows 7 or later.
  • Memory (RAM)
    • 1 Gigabyte (GB) RAM (32-bit computer)
    • 2 GB RAM (64-bit computer)
  • Microsoft .NET Framework 4.5 or newer
  • Latest version of Microsoft Internet Explorer (recommended).
  • The available hard disk space requirement for Abstract Plus depends on the number of abstracts that will be used. A minimum of 70 MB of free hard drive space is required.

Installing and Upgrading Abstract Plus

Before you install or upgrade Abstract Plus, please read the following information.

If someone else is responsible for maintenance of your computer, you may not be able to install software. In this case, consult the maintainer of your computer for assistance. If you are using Windows Vista, Windows 7, or Windows 8 or higher, you must be logged on as the administrator.

Please contact cancerinformatics@cdc.gov for specific guidance.

Suggested Citation

Abstract Plus Version {insert version number, e.g., 3.6} software [downloaded from Internet] for abstracting and coding cancer registry cases; part of the Registry Plus suite of publicly available software programs. Atlanta (GA): U.S. Department of Health and Human Services, Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, National Center for Chronic Disease Prevention and Health Promotion. Available from: https://www.cdc.gov/cancer/npcr/. Accessed {insert download month/day/year}.

Page last reviewed: November 19, 2018