Operating Systems

Open Automation Software has three (4) different Framework installations for compatibility for older systems. For server systems and client applications running on Windows the following frameworks are supported:

.NET Framework 4.0 and above

For use with Visual Studio 2010, 2012, 2013, 2015, and 2017

The most up to date version is for .NET Framework 4.0 and will run on the following Windows Operating Systems for both 32 bit and 64 bit operating systems on all service packs.

  • Windows 10
  • Windows 8
  • Windows 7
  • Windows Vista
  • Windows XP
  • Server 2016
  • Server 2012
  • Server 2008
  • Server 2003

.NET Framework 3.5 (Legacy versions)

For use with Visual Studio 2008

  • Version 9.0 of Open Automation Software is for .NET Framework 3.5 and will run on all Windows Operating Systems for both 32 bit and 64 bit operating systems.

.NET Framework 2.0 (Legacy versions)

For use with Visual Studio 2005

  • Version 4.0 of OPCSystems.NET is for .NET Framework 2.0
  • Will run on Windows 2000 Professional (with .NET Framework 2.0) and all 32 bit operating systems supporting .NET Framework 2.0

.NET Framework 1.1 (Legacy versions)

For use with Visual Studio 2003

  • Version 1.1 of OPCSystems.NET is for .NET Framework 1.1 and will run on the following Windows Operating Systems for 32 bit operating systems.
  • Will run on Windows 2000 Professional (with .NET Framework 2.0) and all 32 bit operating systems supporting .NET Framework 1.1

Client Applications

For client applications Smart Clients will run on all Windows operating systems. All components are compiled for Any CPU and are 100% managed.

For thin client applications all browsers that support JSON jQuery. This includes the following but not limited to:

  • Chrome
  • Internet Explorer 8.0 or greater
  • Safari
  • Firefox
  • Mozilla