Sitecore compatibility table

  • Description

    This table displays the compatibility of Sitecore CMS and Sitecore XP with different browsers, operating systems, .NET frameworks, and database servers:

    CMS
    6.0
    CMS
    6.1
    CMS
    6.2
    CMS
    6.3
    CMS
    6.4
    CMS
    6.5
    CMS
    6.6
    CMS
    7.0
    CMS
    7.1
    CMS
    7.2
    XP
    7.5
    XP
    8.0
    XP
    8.1
    XP
    8.2
    XP
    9.0
    Client Browser [20]
    Microsoft Edge [13] - - - - - - - - - -
    Internet Explorer 11[10] - - - - - -
    Internet Explorer 10[1] - - - - - - - -
    Internet Explorer 9 [2] - - - - - - -
    Internet Explorer 8 [3] - - - - - -
    Internet Explorer 7 - - - - - - - -
    Internet Explorer 6 - - - - - - - - - - -
    Mozilla Firefox [4] [4] [4] [4] -
    Google Chrome [17] - - - - -
    Apple Safari [5] - - - -
    Operating System
    Windows Server 2016 - - - - - - - - - - - - - [21] [21]
    Windows Server
    2012 R2
    - - - - - - -
    Windows Server 2012 - - - - - - - -
    Windows Server
    2008 R2
    -
    Windows Server 2008 - -
    Windows Server 2003 - - - - - - - -
    Windows 10 - - - - - - - - - [14] -
    Windows 8.1 - - - - - - - - -
    Windows 8 - - - - - - - -
    Windows 7 - -
    Windows Vista - -
    Windows XP
    (32-bit only)
    - - - - - - - -
    .NET Framework [22]
    .NET 4.7 - - - - - - - - - - - - - -
    .NET 4.6.2 - - - - - - - - - - - - - -
    .NET 4.6.1 - - - - - - - - - - - - - -
    .NET 4.6 [15] - - - - - - - - - [16] - -
    .NET 4.5.2 [15] - - - - - [6]
    [23]
    -
    .NET 4.0 - - - - - - - - - - - -
    .NET 3.5 - - - - - - - -
    ASP.NET MVC
    ASP.NET MVC 5.2 - - - - - - - - - - - -
    ASP.NET MVC 5.1 - - - - - - - - - - - -
    ASP.NET MVC 4 - - - - - - - - [9] - - - - - -
    ASP.NET MVC 3 - - - - - - [9] [9] - - - - - - -
    Database Server
    MS Azure SQL [19] - - - - - - - - - - - - -
    MS SQL 2016 SP1 - - - - - - - - - - - - - [21]
    MS SQL 2014 SP2 - - - - - - - - - - CMS-only
    MS SQL 2012 - - - - - -
    MS SQL 2008 R2 -
    MS SQL 2008 - - - - - - - -
    MS SQL 2005 - - - - - - - - - -
    MongoDB 3.6.6 - - - - - - - - - - - - - - [11]
    MongoDB 3.4
    - - - - - - - - - - - - - [11] -
    MongoDB 3.2.1 - - - - - - - - - - - - - -
    MongoDB 3.0 - - - - - - - - - - - [11] -
    MongoDB 2.6 - - - - - - - - - -
    [18]

    [18]

    [18]

    [18]
    -
    SQLite - - - - - - - - - - - -
    Oracle 12c - - - - - - - - - - - - - - -
    Oracle 11g R2 [7] - - - [12] [12]
    Oracle 11g [7] - - - - - - -
    Oracle 10g -[8] - - - - - - - - -

    Legend: "-" – not supported; "✓" – supported.

    • All product versions are valid for both 32- and 64-bit versions unless stated otherwise. Please note that some products are available only as a 64-bit version.
    • All product versions must have the latest updates or service packs installed. For specific details, refer to the Installation Guide for the corresponding CMS/XP version.
    • For information about Solr support, refer to this article: https://kb.sitecore.net/articles/227897.
    • [1] See the IE 10 Support known issue for more details.
    • [2] See the IE 9 Support known issue for more details.
    • [3] See the IE 8 Support known issue for more details.
    • [4] Firefox 3 – There is limited support for the Content Editor, Preview, Workbox, and Page Editor interfaces.
    • [5] See the Apple Safari Support known issue for more details.
    • [6] See the .NET Framework 4.5 Support known issue for more details.
    • [7] Sitecore CMS 7.0 Update-1 introduces Oracle support for CMS and DMS 7.0.
    • [8] No support for Oracle 10g from Sitecore CMS 6.5 Update-3.
    • [9] Sitecore ASP.NET MVC integration is disabled by default for Sitecore CMS 6.6 and 7.0. Starting from Sitecore CMS 7.1, Sitecore ASP.NET MVC integration is enabled by default. For specific details, refer to the Installation Guide for the corresponding CMS version.
    • [10] See the IE 11 Support known issue for more details.
    • [11] Starting from Sitecore XP 7.5, MongoDB Database is required for Sitecore xDB. For specific details, refer to the Installation Guide for the corresponding XP version or to the MongoDB compatibility table article.
    • [12] The Oracle database storage setup is only available when Sitecore XP is running in Sitecore Experience Management mode (CMS-only mode), which lets you run Sitecore XP without the Experience Database (xDB) enabled.
    • [13] See the Microsoft Edge Support known issue for more details.
    • [14] Sitecore CMS 7.2 Update-4 introduced hosting server operating system support for Windows 10.
    • [15] Sitecore XP 8.1 or lower supports .NET Framework 4.5 and 4.6 in quirks mode (when httpRuntime targetFramework is not set or is set to 4.0). You can find more information about httpRuntime targetFramework and quirks mode here: All about httpRuntime targetFramework.
    • [16] Sitecore CMS 7.2 Update-4 introduced .NET Framework 4.6 support for CMS and DMS 7.2.
    • [17] Silverlight support has been deprecated for Google Chrome. See the known issue for more details.
    • [18] See the following article describing MongoDB 2.6 compatibility issues: https://kb.sitecore.net/articles/920798.
    • [19] See the following article for Microsoft Azure SQL Databases (PaaS) compatibility: https://kb.sitecore.net/articles/777703.
    • [20] Only the desktop versions of the listed web browsers are supported by the Sitecore Client. Browsers created for mobile operating systems, such as Android or iOS, are not supported.
    • [21] Microsoft SQL Server 2016 and Windows Server 2016 are compatible from Sitecore XP 8.2 Update-3.
    • [22] The targetFramework attribute of the httpRuntime and compilation sections must be configured according to the .NET Framework compatibility table above. The server where the Sitecore instance is hosted must have a compatible or higher version of the .NET Framework installed. Please pay attention to the fact that note #15 still applies.
    • [23] Sitecore XP 8.2 Update-5 or later can be incompatible with .NET Framework 4.5.2 due to the security update, which introduces some breaking changes to the System.dll assembly.

Applies to:

CMS 6+

May 01, 2014
August 08, 2018