Technical Info (OAS 5.0)

The Office Automation Suite is a proper add-in for Microsoft Office.  It comes as an MSI and is easily installed on a client computer. Communication with the IFS Application server is done through HTTP via the IFS Access Provider. A wide range of versions and variants of Office and Windows are supported.

Compatibility matrix and OAS versions:

Office Automation Suite is compatible with/requires the following operating systems, frameworks and applications

Supports / Requires OAS version:   5.0  
Windows Server 20121 (32 and 64 bit versions)    
Windows Server 2016 (32 and 64 bit versions)    
Windows 73 (32 and 64 bit versions)    
Windows 83 (32 and 64 bit versions)    
Windows 10 (32 and 64 bit versions)    
Office 20103 32/64 bit (separate MSI files)    
Office 20133 32/64 bit (separate MSI files)    
Office 2016 32/64 bit (separate MSI files)    
Office 2019 32/64 bit (separate MSI files)    
Office 365 Web Only Windows installations    
Citrix XenApp 6    
.Net 4.6.2 or higher    
IFS Applications 7.x 2    
IFS Applications 8    
IFS Applications 9    
IFS Applications 10    
Aurena (IFS 10) Aurena web interface    
Adobe Acrobat X (10)    
Adobe Acrobat XI (11)    
Adobe Acrobat DC (12)    

 

Notes:

  • 1 Windows Server 2012 32/64 bit may work, but is not supported
  • 2 Support for IFS Applications 7.5 (SP2 and SP6) in OAS 4.4.
  • 3 Not supported, but may work

Note that OAS 5.0 replaces previous versions. We have added new features, bugfixes and extra support for Office 2016, Office 365 editions, Windows 10 updates, OneDrive and FTP file systems (EDM).