2019 Winter Release

Supported PlatformsPermanent link for this heading

The Fabasoft Private Cloud supports following third-party products.

DesktopPermanent link for this heading

The Fabasoft Private Cloud can be used with the following web browsers:

  • Microsoft Internet Explorer
  • Microsoft Edge
  • Mozilla Firefox
  • Google Chrome
  • Apple Safari

In the following, reference platforms are listed that provide optimal functionality and best performance:

  • Microsoft Windows 7 SP1
    • Microsoft Internet Explorer 11.0 (x86 or x64; “Protected Mode” and “Enhanced Protected Mode” are not supported)
    • Mozilla Firefox 63.0 (x86 or x64)
    • Google Chrome 70.0 (x86 or x64)
  • Microsoft Windows 8.1
    • Microsoft Internet Explorer 11.0 (x86 or x64; as desktop program; “Protected Mode” and “Enhanced Protected Mode” are not supported)
    • Mozilla Firefox 63.0 (x86 or x64; as desktop program)
    • Google Chrome 70.0 (x86 or x64; as desktop program)
  • Microsoft Windows 10 (1803)
    • Microsoft Internet Explorer 11.0 (x86 or x64; as desktop program; “Protected Mode” and “Enhanced Protected Mode” are not supported)
    • Microsoft Edge 42 (x86 or x64; as desktop program)
    • Mozilla Firefox 63.0 (x86 or x64; as desktop program)
    • Google Chrome 70.0 (x86 or x64; as desktop program)
  • Apple macOS Mojave 10.14 (x64)
    • Apple Safari 12.0 (x64)
    • Mozilla Firefox 63.0 (x64)
    • Google Chrome 70.0 (x64)
  • Ubuntu 18.04 (x64) with Xorg window system
    • Mozilla Firefox 63.0 (x64)

Office ApplicationsPermanent link for this heading

The Fabasoft Cloud Client enables you to open and save documents directly to the cloud with the corresponding third-party products. The following reference versions are tested:

  • Adobe InDesign CC 2019
  • Adobe Illustrator CC 2019
  • Adobe Photoshop CC 2019
  • Adobe Reader DC
  • Apple Keynote 8.2
  • Apple Numbers 5.2
  • Apple Pages 7.2
  • Apple Calendar 11.0
  • Autodesk AutoCAD 2013 SP1.1 / 2016
  • IBM Notes 9.0
  • LibreOffice 6.0.6
  • Microsoft Excel 2010 SP2 / 2013 SP1 / 2016 / 2019 / Online
  • Microsoft Outlook 2010 SP2 / 2013 SP1 / 2016 / 2019
  • Microsoft PowerPoint 2010 SP2 / 2013 SP1 / 2016 / 2019 / Online
  • Microsoft Project 2010 SP2 / 2013 SP1 / 2016 / 2019
  • Microsoft Visio 2010 SP2 / 2013 SP1 / 2016 / 2019 / Online
  • Microsoft Word 2010 SP2 / 2013 SP1 / 2016 / 2019 / Online
  • Microsoft Excel for Mac 2016
  • Microsoft Outlook for Mac 2016
  • Microsoft PowerPoint for Mac 2016
  • Microsoft Word for Mac 2016
  • Mozilla Thunderbird 60.2

Note: Microsoft Office 365 Business or Education is required for using Microsoft Office Online.

Multimedia FilesPermanent link for this heading

It is possible to play multimedia files directly in the current versions of the following web browsers.

Web browser

Supported formats

Microsoft Internet Explorer

Audio: MP3

Video: MP4

Microsoft Edge

Audio: MP3, Wav

Video: MP4

Mozilla Firefox

Audio: MP3, Wav, Ogg

Video: MP4, WebM, Ogg

Google Chrome

Audio: MP3, Wav, Ogg

Video: MP4, WebM, Ogg

Apple Safari

Audio: MP3, Wav

Video: MP4

Which concrete formats are supported by your web browser can be found here:

https://caniuse.com/#search=audio%20format

https://caniuse.com/#search=video%20format

Mobile DevicesPermanent link for this heading

In the following, reference platforms are listed that provide optimal functionality and best performance.

Web BrowserPermanent link for this heading

  • Tablets/Phones with iOS 12.0
    Apple Safari (version corresponding to the supported operating system)
  • Tablets/Phones with Android 7.0
    Google Chrome 70.0 (setting: mobile version)

Fabasoft Cloud AppPermanent link for this heading

  • Tablets/Phones with iOS 12.0
  • Tablets/Phones with Android 7.0

AccessibilityPermanent link for this heading

Accessibility is a basic concept of the Fabasoft Private Cloud. To enable working with assistive technologies like screen readers or screen magnifiers Fabasoft Private Cloud follows following standards:

  • Accessible Rich Internet Applications (WAI-ARIA) 1.0
  • Web Content Accessibility Guidelines (WCAG) 2.0, ISO/IEC 40500:2012, Conformity Level AA
  • ISO 9241-171:2008 Guidance on software accessibility

Following screen readers are recommended for the use with the Fabasoft Private Cloud:

  • Microsoft Windows
    • NVDA (NonVisual Desktop Access) with Mozilla Firefox or Google Chrome
    • JAWS 2018 with Microsoft Internet Explorer, Google Chrome or Mozilla Firefox
  • Apple iPhone/iPad
    • VoiceOver (Fabasoft Cloud App)
  • Android
    • TalkBack (Fabasoft Cloud App; TalkBack provides only a restricted support in older Android versions)

Note: VoiceOver and TalkBack provide only a restricted support for WAI-ARIA. Consequently, the web browser user interface cannot be used with these screen readers.