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Classic Product Windows Version Compatibility - OST QB DPC

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Microsoft® Operating System Compatibility

Over the years, both On Center Software and Microsoft have developed and released new versions of their software. The grid below indicates which versions of On Center Software's products are compatible with various versions of Windows. For our policy on which versions of our Classic products that are supported and for how long, see CLS - Product End of Life (Sunset Plan).

Notes

On Center Software supports our software installed and operated only on versions of Windows currently under "Mainstream Support" with Microsoft. When a version of Windows is 'retired' by Microsoft, products that were limited to installation on that operating system (or earlier ones) only are no longer supported by On Center. Products limited to Windows versions that fall of "Extended Support" with Microsoft will no longer be distributed. If your version is no longer supported or is limited to a Windows operating system version that is no longer supported by Microsoft, please contact Customer Success at 866-627-6246 to discuss your options.

On Center products are designed and tested on US-English versions of Windows®. There may be minor display issues when installed on other regional versions of Windows.

"Server" operating systems should not be used as a Desktop operating systems - they are not designed for this function. The applications are not tested nor certified when using any Windows "Server" version as a desktop, personal computing operating system. Server versions are listed here for clients using Remote Desktop Services to 'publish' the products through virtual desktops. Server operating systems may display some parts of a program's interface a little different (menus, toolbars, etc.) which does not affect the overall usability or functionality of the program.

Struck-through versions are no longer supported by On Center Software/ConstructConnect and should not be used.

    On-Screen Takeoff® and Digital Production Control™

    Version Windows 7* Server 2008 R2* Windows 8 ** Windows 8.1 ** Windows 10  Server 2012 ** Server 2016 
     3.98.x     x ***
     3.97.x         x    
    3.96.x       x x
     
     3.95.x       x x
     
    3.94.x

      x x x  
    3.93.1 x x
    x x x  
    3.93.0 x x
    x x x  
    3.92.0 x x x x
    x  
    3.91.0 x x x

    x  
    3.9.0 x x x

    x  
    3.8.1 x x



     
    3.8 x x          
    3.7 x  



     

    *On January 14, 2020, Microsoft ended support for Windows 7 and Server 2008, it is no longer a "Supported" operating system and On Center/ConstructConnect products limited to this version of Windows are no longer distributed or supported. See: https://www.microsoft.com/en-us/windows/windows-7-end-of-life-support-information for more information about Microsoft's Windows 7 End of Life. 

    **Windows 8, Windows 8.1, and Windows Server 2012 are no longer under "Mainstream Support" with Microsoft, effective 1/9/2018 and are no longer tested on new versions.

    ***Rigorous testing has not been done on Server 2016 or 2019, these are server operating systems and are typically not used for desktop operating systems. You may be able to "publish" On-Screen Takeoff and Quick Bid using Remote Desktop Services, although that is not a task with which our Support Team would assist.

    Quick Bid

    Version Window 7* Server 2008 R2* Windows 8** Windows 8.1 Windows 10 Server 2012 Sever 2016 
     4.99.x          x     ***
    4.98.x        x x    
    4.97.x x x
     
    4.96.x


    x x x  
    4.95.1 x x x x x  
    4.95.0 x x x x x  
    4.94.0 x x x x x  
    4.93.0 x x x x  
    4.92.0 x x x x  
    4.91.1 x x  
    4.91 x x  
    4.9 x  

    *On January 14, 2020, Microsoft ended support for Windows 7 and Server 2008, it is no longer a "Supported" operating system and On Center/ConstructConnect products limited to this version of Windows are no longer distributed or supported. See: https://www.microsoft.com/en-us/windows/windows-7-end-of-life-support-information for more information about Microsoft's Windows 7 End of Life. 

    **Windows 8, Windows 8.1, and Windows Server 2012 are no longer under "Mainstream Support" with Microsoft, effective 1/9/2018 and are no longer tested on new versions.

    ***Rigorous testing has not been done on Server 2016 or 2019, these are server operating systems and are typically not used for desktop operating systems. You may be able to "publish" On-Screen Takeoff and Quick Bid using Remote Desktop Services, although that is not a task with which our Support Team would assist.

    Enterprise License Manager

    On-Premise license managers are being phased-out for newer technology. Please contact Customer Success at 866-627-6246 for your options. 

    Version Windows 7 Windows 8 (Pro) Windows 8.1 (Pro) Windows 10 (Pro) Server 2008 R2 Server 2012 (R2)
    1.0 x x x x x
    1.1 x x x x x x
    1.2 * see System Requirements x x x

    Note

    On Center Software does not formally test Small Business Server 2011, the core server functionality is Windows Server 2008 R2 and should pose no compatibility issues.

    ELM has been replaced by our Cloud-based license manager available for OST 3.92, 3.94, 3.95 and newer, and Quick Bid 4.94, 4.96, 4.97, and newer. 

    OCS License Manager

    This product is no longer distributed by On Center Software - contact Customer Success at 866-627-6246 to discuss your options.



    Product documentation (user guides) describes functionality in the latest version of each major release and may not match the functionality in the version you are using. Please check the Product Information and Downloads pages by clicking one of the product buttons above.

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