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System requirements for 100.6.0

This page lists system requirements for the 100.6.0 release of ArcGIS Runtime SDK for .NET, which 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 deploy your app.

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Supported operating systems and configurations for development

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.

Requirements for app development

Below are the operating system requirements for the machine on which you develop your WPF apps.

  • Windows 10 Version 1703 (Build 15063 / Creators Update)
  • Windows 8.1
  • Windows 7 SP1

Testing and debugging applications built with ArcGIS Runtime SDK for .NET requires installation of Microsoft Visual C++ Redistributable for Visual Studio 2019.

.NET Framework

Microsoft .NET Framework version 4.6.1 minimum. Latest version is recommended.

Development environment

Supported versions of Visual Studio:

  • Visual Studio 2019 (with workload '.NET desktop development')
  • Visual Studio 2017 (with workload '.NET desktop development')

Note:

NuGet packages can be referenced within Visual Studio 2015 from NuGet.org or downloaded to the existing Esri local NuGet repository (%localappdata%\Esri\NuGet).

DirectX

ArcGIS Runtime SDK for .NET uses DirectX to provide high-performance rendering of maps and scenes.

  • Direct3D feature level 9_3 minimum.
  • Default: DirectX 11 hardware support.
  • Falls back to DirectX 11 software rendering if hardware support is not available.

Requirements for deploying

Requirements for the target device

Below are the supported target machines/devices (operating systems) to which you can deploy your WPF apps:

  • Windows Server 2019 (64-bit)
  • Windows 10 Version 1703 (Build 15063 / Creators Update)
  • Windows Server 2016
  • Windows 8.1
  • Windows Server 2012 R2
  • Windows Server 2012
  • Windows 7 SP1

Deployment of applications built with ArcGIS Runtime SDK for .NET require:

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, and web maps created with these portals.

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

Local Server is supported on Windows. Local Server is not supported on Android or iOS.

Local Server, ArcGIS Desktop, and ArcGIS Pro version compatibility

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

100.6.0

10.7.x

2.4

100.5.0

10.7

2.3

ArcGIS Runtime 100.4.0

ArcGIS Runtime Local Server 100.3.0

10.6.x

2.2

100.3.0

10.6.x

2.2

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

100.0.0

10.4.1 + Patch

Not supported

10.2.x

10.3.1 + Patch

Not supported

Note:

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

ProductHypervisorNotes

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

ProductHypervisorNotes

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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