Operating systems supported by the Collector

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Operating systems supported by the Collector

Windows

The Collector V6 supports neither Windows XP nor Windows Vista, but it has better support for Windows 7 and Windows 8 / 8.1 than the Collector V5. Besides, the Collector V6 supports Windows 10.

Note that the Windows Collector V5 has reached its end-of-life and it is no longer supported by Nexthink.

Windows OS V5 (EOL) V6
Windows XP (✔)
Windows Vista (✔)
Windows 7 (✔)
Windows 8 / 8.1 (✔)
Windows 10

Windows server

Whereas previous versions of the Collector V5 support the installation on Citrix / RDS servers only, the latest Collector V5 and the Collector V6 fully support the installation on Windows Server (see supported versions below).

Note that the Windows Collector V5 is no longer supported by Nexthink.

Windows Server OS V5.3 (EOL) V6
Windows Server 2003 (✔)
Windows Server 2003 R2 (✔)
Windows Server 2008 (✔)
Windows Server 2008 R2
Windows Server 2012
Windows Server 2012 R2

Mac

The Mac Collector for OS X and macOS is technically a V5, but it is officially supported by Nexthink V6. Nexthink supports the installation of the Mac Collector only on those operating systems which are currently supported by Apple.

Mac OS V5.3 V5.4 V5.5 V5.6
OS X 10.11 El Capitan
macOS 10.12 Sierra
macOS 10.13 High Sierra


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