Supported Operating Systems for SwyxWare 2013 and 2013 R2 (kb4478)

The information in this article applies to:

  • SwyxWare 2013 R2
  • SwyxIt! 2013 R2
  • SwyxIt! 2013
  • SwyxWare 2013
  • Microsoft Windows

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Which operating systems are supported by SwyxWare 2013 and 2013 clients?


Supported Operating Systems for SwyxWare 2013 und 2013 R2:


Operating system (Server)SwyxWare 2013
Windows 2000 Server No
Windows XP Professional No
Windows Server 2003 (R2) Yes 3)
Windows Vista No
Windows 7 No 1)
Windows 8 No 1)
Windows Server 2008 Yes
Windows Server 2008 R2 Yes
Windows Server 2008 R2 Foundation n.t.
Windows Small Business Server 2008 Yes 2)
Windows Server 2012 Yes
Windows Server 2012 R2 Yes 2)

n.t. = not tested and approved
1) Only for remote SwyxGate
2) Since SwyxWare 2013 R2
3) Only up to about 500 user- or 1000 enddevices-registrations. For more please use Windows Server 2008 or better.


Operating system (Clients) SwyxIt! (incl. Fax Client) SwyxWare Administration 
Windows 2000 Professional No No
Windows 2000 Server No No
Windows XP 32 bit Yes Yes
Windows XP 64 bit No No
Windows Server 2003 (R2) Yes Yes
Windows Vista Yes 1,2) Yes
Windows Server 2008 Yes 2,3) Yes
Windows Server 2008 R2 Yes 2) Yes
Windows 7 Yes 1,2) Yes
Windows 8Yes 2,4)Yes 4)
Windows 8.1Yes2,4,5)Yes4,5)
Windows Server 2012Yes 2)Yes
Windows Server 2012 R2Yes 2,5)Yes 5)

1) SwyxIt!: no headset support at Swyx Handset P250 possible since Vista SP1
2) SwyxIt!: no applicationsharing via MS NetMeeting possible
3) was tested at Windows Terminal Server 2008 - 64 Bit only. Terminalsvers have very high requirements on RAM, therefore 64 bit is strongly recommended.
4) No support of Windows RT SwyxIt! 2011 R2 not supported on Windows 8. Known issues (kb4457)
5) Since SwyxIt! 2013 R2


Please use always the latest official servicepack from Microsoft for each operating system.

For all operating systems which are not mentioned here the functionality of SwyxWare was not tested and is officially not supported!

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