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Windows Client

Windows Client (formerly Role Tailored Client)
Hardware Requirements
Component Minimum Recommended
Server 32 or 64-bit system 64-bit system to future proof the server
RAM 1 gigabyte (GB) (Windows minimum) 2 GB or faster depending on the expected number of concurrent users
Disk NTFS file system–formatted partition with a minimum of 10 GB of free space NTFS file system–formatted partition with 20 GB of free space
Software/Licensing Requirements
Operating system

Windows 7 SP1 Professional, Ultimate, or Enterprise (32-bit or 64-bit editions).

Windows 8, 8.1 Professional or Enterprise (32-bit or 64-bit editions).

Windows 10 Pro, Enterprise, or Education (32-bit and 64-bit editions).

Windows Server 2012 Standard or Essentials

Windows Server 2012 R2 Standard or Essentials
Reports

Microsoft Report Viewer 2015 to run reports that use RDLC report layouts.

SQL Server Report Builder 3.0 for Microsoft SQL Server 2014, Microsoft SQL Server 2012 SP1, or Microsoft SQL Server 2012 to edit RDLC report layouts.

Microsoft Word 2013 or later to edit the layouts.
Instant messaging and Telephony API Microsoft Lync 2013 or Microsoft Lync 2010.
Outlook Client integration and mail merge Microsoft Office 2016, Microsoft Office 2013 Service Pack 1 (SP1), or Microsoft Office 2010 Service Pack 2 (SP2).
Import and export with Microsoft Excel and Office XML, and SharePoint Links Microsoft Office 2016, Microsoft Office 2013 SP1, Microsoft Office 2010 SP2, or Microsoft Office 365.
OneNote integration Microsoft Office 2016, Microsoft Office 2013 SP1, or Microsoft Office 2010 SP2.
Additional software and information

Microsoft Dynamics NAV 2016 Setup installs the following software if it is not already present in the target computer:

  • Microsoft .NET Framework 4.5.2.
  • Microsoft Report Viewer 2015.

The Microsoft Dynamics NAV Windows client is available in a 32-bit version and 64-bit version. On a 32-bit Windows operating system, the 32-bit version is run. On a 64-bit Windows operating system, the 64-bit version is run by default; however, you can also run the 32-bit version if it is required. 

Microsoft Dynamics NAV 2016 Setup can only install the Excel Add-in if Excel is present on the target computer.

Outlook synchronization is not supported on 64-bit versions of Office.
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