Silverlight deprecation with the Microsoft Edge web browser

  • Sitecore has a number of applications that use Microsoft Silverlight. When you use Microsoft Edge browser (available in Windows 10) to access one of these applications, you can see that some content is missing. Support for Silverlight was discontinued in Microsoft Edge.

    For more information, see the following article: Moving to HTML5 Premium Media.

    To view an application that uses Silverlight, please use Microsoft Internet Explorer or Apple Safari.

  • The following applications currently use Microsoft Silverlight:

    • Engagement Automation
    • Path Analyzer [1]
    • Sitecore App Center
    • Executive Insight Dashboard [2]
    • [1] Path Analyzer is fully HTML5 compliant in Sitecore XP 8.2 and later versions.
    • [2] Executive Insight Dashboard has been deprecated in Sitecore XP 8.0 and replaced by the Experience Analytics application (fully HTML5 compliant).

Applies to:

CMS 6+

August 06, 2015
April 06, 2017

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