2022 April Release

Supported PlatformsPermanent link for this heading

The Fabasoft Cloud supports the following third-party products.

DesktopPermanent link for this heading

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

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

The following reference platforms provide optimal functionality and performance:

  • Microsoft Windows 10 (21H2) (x64)
    or
    Microsoft Windows 11 (21H2) (x64)
    • Microsoft Edge 99.0 (as desktop program)
    • Mozilla Firefox 98.0 (as desktop program)
    • Google Chrome 99.0 (as desktop program)
  • Apple macOS 12.3 (x64, Apple M1)
    • Apple Safari 15.3
    • Mozilla Firefox 98.0
    • Google Chrome 99.0
  • Ubuntu 20.04 (x64) with Xorg window system
    • Mozilla Firefox 98.0

Office ApplicationsPermanent link for this heading

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

  • Adobe InDesign 2021
  • Adobe Illustrator 2021
  • Adobe Photoshop 2021
  • Adobe Reader DC
  • Apple Keynote 11.2
  • Apple Numbers 11.2
  • Apple Pages 11.2
  • Apple Calendar 11.0
  • Autodesk AutoCAD 2021 / 2022
  • HCL Notes 11.0
  • LibreOffice 7.2.6
  • Microsoft Excel 2019 / 2021 / 365 (Desktop Version) / for the Web
  • Microsoft Outlook 2019 / 2021 / 365 (Desktop Version)
  • Microsoft PowerPoint 2019 / 2021 / 365 (Desktop Version) / for the Web
  • Microsoft Project 2019 / 2021
  • Microsoft Visio 2019 / 2021 / for the Web
  • Microsoft Word 2019 / 2021 / 365 (Desktop Version) / for the Web
  • Microsoft Excel for Mac 2021
  • Microsoft Outlook for Mac 2021
  • Microsoft PowerPoint for Mac 2021
  • Microsoft Word for Mac 2021
  • Mozilla Thunderbird 91.6

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 back multimedia files directly in the current versions of the following web browsers.

Web browser

Supported formats

Microsoft Edge

Audio: MP3, Wav, Ogg

Video: MP4, WebM, Ogg

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

The specific formats that are supported by your web browser can be found here:

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

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

3D/CAD/BIM FilesPermanent link for this heading

The following file formats can be displayed in the 3D viewer and as preview images:

  • dae
    Sony Interactive Entertainment - Digital Asset Exchange File (Collada)
  • dwg
    Autodesk - AutoCAD Drawing Database File
  • dxf
    Autodesk - AutoCAD Drawing Exchange Format File
  • fbx
    Autodesk - Autodesk Interchange File
  • gltf
    Khronos Group - GL Transmission Format File
  • ifc (3x2)
    BuildingSMART - Industry Foundation Classes File
  • igs, iges
    Standard - Initial Graphics Exchange Specification File
  • ipt
    Autodesk - Inventor Part File
  • jt
    Siemens PLM Software - JT Open CAD File
  • obj
    Wavefront Technologies - Wavefront 3D Object File
  • stp, step
    Standard - Standard for the Exchange of product model data
  • stl
    3D Systems - Stereolithography File
  • wrl
    Community Standard - VRML World

Note: The scope of services may differ depending on the product purchased.

Mobile DevicesPermanent link for this heading

The following reference platforms provide optimal functionality and performance.

Web BrowserPermanent link for this heading

  • Tablets/Phones with iPadOS/iOS 15.3
    Apple Safari (version corresponding to the supported operating system)
  • Tablets/Phones with Android 12
    Google Chrome 99.0 (setting: mobile version)

Fabasoft Cloud AppPermanent link for this heading

  • Tablets/Phones with iPadOS/iOS 15.3
  • Tablets/Phones with Android 12

AccessibilityPermanent link for this heading

Accessibility is a core concept of the Fabasoft Cloud. The product employs assistive technologies such as screen readers and screen magnifiers based upon these 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

The following screen readers are recommended for using the Fabasoft Cloud:

  • Microsoft Windows
    • NVDA (NonVisual Desktop Access)
    • JAWS 2022
  • Apple iPhone/iPad
    • VoiceOver (Fabasoft Cloud App)
  • Android
    • TalkBack (Fabasoft Cloud App)

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

Accessibility Exceptions

The following functions are partially or entirely non-accessible:

  • BPMN Editor
  • Document View
  • Content of Widgets
  • New Events in Teamrooms
  • Adjusting Images
  • Adjusting Screenshots (Support Button)
  • Menus in List Cells
  • Manual Sorting of Lists

More information on the restricted functions and alternatives thereto are available in the user help chapter “Accessibility Exceptions”.

Conversion ServicePermanent link for this heading

Extracting video and audio metadata is supported for the following file types:

  • audio (mp3, ogg, wav)
  • video (mp4, mov, flv, webm, avi, wmv)