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System requirements for 100.6.0

This topic provides the system requirements for version 100.6.0 of ArcGIS Runtime SDK for Java. You can view system requirements for past SDK releases by downloading past guide versions in PDF format from the downloads page (requires sign-in).

Supported operating systems

macOSMinimum Version



High Sierra


LinuxMinimum Version

Red Hat Enterprise Linux Server 7 (64-bit)

Ubuntu 18.04 LTS (64-bit)

Ubuntu 16.04 LTS (64-bit)

SUSE Linux Enterprise Desktop 12 LTS (64-bit)

WindowsMinimum Version

Windows 10 (32 and 64-bit)


(Build 15063 / Creators Update)

Windows 8.1 (32 and 64-bit)

Update: KB2919355

Windows 7 SP1 (32 and 64-bit)


Windows Server 2019 (64-bit)

Windows Server 2016 (64-bit)

Windows Server 2012 R2 (64-bit)

Update: KB2919355

Windows Server 2012 (64-bit)

Update: KB2919355

Hardware requirements


Hyper-threading (HHT) or Multi-core recommended

Video/graphics adapter

Windows application require support for DirectX 11.

Linux applications require support for OpenGL 3.2 and Shader Language 1.3 minimum.

Software requirements

The current version of ArcGIS Runtime SDK for Java has been certified against AdoptOpenJDK's OpenJDK 11 with Hotspot VM and JavaFX 11.0.1.

The 100.4 release was the last release supporting Java 8.

As of Java 11, the JavaFX SDK is no longer bundled with the JDK. You must configure JavaFX separately. The Runtime depends on the following JavaFX modules:

  • javafx.controls
  • javafx.web
  • javafx.fxml

See Get the SDK for options on configuring your development environment.

Windows platforms will require Microsoft Visual C++ Redistributable for Visual Studio 2017.

Linux installations must not have modified operating system binaries such as kernel or glibc.

Requirements for ArcGIS software and connected services

To use ArcGIS Server data or services in your app, use ArcGIS Server version 10.3 or later. To use ArcGIS Server data when your app is offline, use ArcGIS Server version 10.3 or later.

To create mobile map packages for use in your ArcGIS Runtime SDK apps, use ArcGIS Pro version 2.2 or later.

To create mobile scene packages for use in your ArcGIS Runtime SDK apps, use ArcGIS Pro version 2.3 or later.

To create next generation locators (*.loz), use ArcGIS Pro version 2.3 or later. Next generation locators are only supported on 64-bit apps.

To create annotation layers for use in your ArcGIS Runtime SDK apps, use ArcGIS Pro version 2.3 or later. Annotation layers can be published to mobile map packages or to a service that uses ArcGIS Enterprise version 10.7 or later.

ArcGIS Desktop version 10.3 or later is required if you're using the Create Runtime Content capability. You can create ArcGIS Runtime SDK content in the ArcMap user interface or with the Create Runtime Content geoprocessing tool.

ArcGIS Runtime SDK works with ArcGIS Enterprise version 10.3 or later portals. When your app uses web maps, it must use web maps built with the 2.0 or later) version of the web map specification, which come from Enterprise version 10.3 or later portals. When you save a web map from an app, you are saving a web map that adheres to version 2.9 of the web map specification. These should only be saved back to portals that support the 2.0 web map specification.

ArcGIS Runtime SDK works with utility network schema versions 2 and 3.

Local Server is only supported on Windows and Linux.

Local Server, ArcGIS Desktop, and ArcGIS Pro version compatibility

ArcGIS Runtime and ArcGIS Runtime Local Server versionArcGIS Desktop version ArcGIS Pro version







ArcGIS Runtime 100.4.0

ArcGIS Runtime Local Server 100.3.0






100.1.0 and 100.2.x

10.5.1 is required to create geoprocessing packages and map packages for use with Local Server

Not supported


10.4.1 + Patch

Not supported


10.3.1 + Patch

Not supported


ArcGIS Runtime Local Server supports the same versions of databases for connections as the compatible ArcGIS Desktop or Pro version shown in the table above. For more information, see Databases and ArcGIS.

Versions of supported specifications

Specifications supported at 100.6.0 include the following:

  • GeoPackage versions 1.0, 1.1, and 1.2
  • Military standards APP-6(B), APP-6(D), MIL-STD-2525B (change 2), MIL-STD-2525C, and MIL-STD-2525D
  • Web Feature Service (WFS) versions 2.0.0 and 2.0.2
  • Web Map Service (WMS) versions 1.1.0, 1.1.1, and 1.3.0
  • WMTS version 1.0.0
  • I3S version 1.6

On-premises virtualization

On-premises virtual desktop infrastructure (VDI)



VMware Horizon View 6.5

VMware vSphere 6.5

Use the latest VMware and NVIDIA drivers. Refer to VMware and NVIDIA GRID websites for the most current driver versions.

VMware Horizon View 7.0

VMware vSphere 6.5

VMware Horizon View 7.6 and 7.9

VMware vSphere 6.7



Citrix XenDesktop 7.17

VMware vSphere 6.5

Use the latest Citrix and NVIDIA drivers. For the most current driver versions, see the Citrix and NVIDIA GRID websites.

Citrix XenDesktop 7.18

VMware vSphere 6.7

Citrix Virtual Apps and Desktops 7 1906

VMware vSphere 6.7

Citrix XenDesktop 7.6 LTSR CU7

VMware vSphere 6.5

Citrix XenDesktop 7.15 LTSR CU4

VMware vSphere 6.7

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