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System requirements

Apr 11, 2017

OS Requirements

  • Windows Server 2012 R2
  • Windows Server 2012
  • Windows Server 2008 R2
  • Windows Server 2008
  • Windows 8
  • Windows 7

.NET Requirements

  • .NET Framework 4.5
  • For best performance, install .NET Framework on a domain-joined machine or VM.

IMPORTANT: Users on the following machines must manually enable .NET 3.5 in order to run the ShareFileProxyConfig.exe file.

  • Windows Server 2012R2
  • Windows 8 or later

Information on manually enabling .NET 3.5 can be found within the following Microsoft article: https://msdn.microsoft.com/en-us/library/windows/desktop/hh848079%28v=vs.85%29.aspx

Other Requirements

  • Minimum monitor resolution of 1024 x 768

  • Available employee user licenses for each new user account to be added by the User Management Tool

ShareFile administrative and user permissions

Active Directory accounts

  • Connections to the AD domain used to create users and distribution groups in ShareFile require an AD user account that has full read permission on the AD domain.
  • Active Directory accounts must have these required attributes: | CN | Ldap-Display-Name | | ————————- | —————————————– | | E-mail-Addresses | mail | | ms-DS-Phonetic-First-Name | msDS-PhoneticFirstName | | ms-DS-Phonetic-Last-Name | msDS-PhoneticLastName | | Object-Guid | objectGUID | | SAM-Account-Name | sAMAccountName (used before Windows 2000) | | User-Principal-Name | userPrincipalName |

System requirements