Takeoff User Guide

System Requirements for Methvin

Desktop Computers and Laptops:

For the best experience, we recommend:

  • Browser: Google Chrome
  • Computer memory: Computer with at least 12GB of RAM (or more for those with Count Assist enabled)
  • Computer OS: Windows 10 or Mac OS 10.15 or later
  • Screen monitor resolution: 1920x1080 (22-inch monitor or larger)
  • Internet connection: ADSL2, Cable, or Fiber connection for fast plan uploading

Mobile Devices:

Methvin can be used on the latest version of iPad (iOS 13), Microsoft Surface (Windows 10), or Samsung Galaxy Tablet (Android 9 “Pie,” Android 10 “Q”) devices, with the latest version of Google Chrome, Firefox, Edge, or Safari and a stable internet connection.

For the best experience, we recommend:

  • Device: iPad (> 6th Gen) or iPad Pro with the latest updates
  • Google Chrome app
  • Accessories: Apple Pencil

Internet Browsers:

We recommend using the latest version of these web browsers for the best Methvin experience:

  • Google Chrome
  • Edge
  • Mozilla Firefox
  • Safari (Apple)

(Note: Methvin will run in other browsers; however, Internet Explorer is no longer supported.)

Operating Systems:

  • Windows 7, 8, 10, or 11
  • Mac OS X
  • Linux

Processor & Memory:

  • i5 processor with 16 GB of RAM or better

(As a general rule, Methvin will run best on devices less than 4 years old.)

Internet Connection Speeds:

  • Recommended speeds: Download ≥ 20 Mbps, Upload ≥ 5 Mbps
  • Minimum speeds: Download ≥ 15 Mbps, Upload ≥ 3 Mbps

(You can check your internet connection speeds for free at www.speedtest.net.)


For precise control, use an external mouse with your device (PC, laptop, tablet, iPad). Drawing with the built-in trackpad of a device, your finger, a stylus, or Apple Pencil will not produce consistent results and is not advisable.

Any mouse* or keyboard/mouse combination will work with Methvin.

(Note: If you have an Apple Magic Mouse, we recommend adjusting to a lower scroll speed.)

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