ArcGIS Runtime SDK for .NET

System requirements for 100.3.0

ArcGIS Runtime SDK for .NET contains APIs to develop apps for Windows Presentation Foundation (WPF), Universal Windows Platform (UWP), Xamarin.Android, Xamarin.iOS and Xamarin.Forms (cross-platform projects for Android, iOS and UWP). Each API has specific system requirements for your development machine as well as for the machines and devices to which you will deploy your app.

The following table gives an overview of supported development configurations for each ArcGIS Runtime SDK for .NET platform.

Windows 7 SP1Windows 8.1Windows 10macOS

Development Environment

Visual Studio

Visual Studio

Visual Studio

Visual Studio for Mac

Windows Presentation Foundation (WPF)

Yes

Yes

Yes

No

Universal Windows Platform (UWP)

No

No

Yes

No

Xamarin.Android

Yes

Yes

Yes

Yes

Xamarin.iOS

* Yes

* Yes

* Yes

Yes

Xamarin.Forms

No

Android, * iOS

Android, * iOS, UWP

Android, iOS

* Building Xamarin.iOS projects requires an associated Mac computer to act as a build host.

Xamarin.Android

For detailed information on setting up your development environment for Xamarin.Android or Xamarin.Forms see the following topics:

Requirements for development

On Windows

Supported operating systems:

  • Windows 10
  • Windows 8.1
  • Windows 7 SP1

Supported IDEs:

  • Visual Studio 2017
  • Visual Studio 2015 Update 3

Xamarin products:

  • Xamarin for Visual Studio (current Stable channel release recommended)
  • Xamarin.Android (current Stable channel release recommended)

On Mac

Supported operating systems:

  • macOS High Sierra (10.13)
  • macOS Sierra (10.12)

Supported IDEs:

  • Visual Studio 2017 for Mac

Xamarin products:

  • Xamarin.Android (current Stable channel release recommended)

Supported emulators

  • Google Android Emulator
  • Genymotion

Requirements for deployment

  • Android platform version 4.4 "Kitkat" (API level 19) minimum. Latest version is recommended.
  • 2D (MapView): OpenGL ES 2.0
  • 3D (SceneView): OpenGL ES 3.0

Supported architectures

The following app configuration CPU architectures are supported:

  • armeabi-v7a - For targeting Android-supported devices with CPUs based on the 32-bit ARMv7 architecture.
  • arm64-v8a - For targeting Android-supported devices with CPUs based on the 64-bit ARMv8 architecture.
  • x86 - For targeting Android-supported devices with CPUs that support the x86 (or IA-32) instruction set (typically emulators).

Related topics


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