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Hardware Requirements
Component Minimum Recommended
Server 64-bit system 64-bit system
Processor Dual core, 2.5 gigahertz (GHz)

Dual processors that are each 3 GHz or faster

OR

Quad Core that are each 2.5 GHz or faster
RAM 2 gigabyte (GB) (Windows minimum) 4 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 50 GB of free space
Software/Licensing Requirements
Operating system

The Microsoft Dynamics NAV Help Server runs on the following versions of Windows:

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

Windows 8.1 Professional or Enterprise (64-bit edition).

Windows 8 Professional or Enterprise (64-bit edition).

Windows 7 Service Pack 1 Professional, Ultimate, or Enterprise (64-bit edition).

Windows Server 2012.

Windows Server 2012 Essentials.
Web Server

Internet Information Server 7.5, Internet Information Server 8.0, Internet Information Server 8.5, or Internet Information Server 10. The following features must be enabled:
 

.NET Extensibility 4.5.2.

ASP .NET 4.5.

ISAPI Extensions

ISAPI Filters

Request Filtering

Windows Authentication

Static Content

HTTP Activation

Additional software and information

Microsoft .NET Framework 4.5.2.

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

  • Microsoft .NET Framework 4.5.2.
  • Internet Information Server 7.5, Internet Information Server 8.0, Internet Information Server 8.5, or Internet Information Server 10, depending on the operating system, with the required features enabled.

For more information about installing IIS, see How to: Install Internet Information Services for Microsoft Dynamics NAV Web Client

Windows Search must be enabled on the computer that you install the Microsoft Dynamics NAV Help Server on. If you install on Windows Server 2012, and Windows Search is not enabled as a file service, Microsoft Dynamics NAV 2016 Setup adds the service. However, the changes do not take effect until the computer has restarted.
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