2021 September 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 (21H1)
    • Microsoft Edge 92.0 (x86 or x64; as desktop program)
    • Mozilla Firefox 91.0 (x86 or x64; as desktop program)
    • Google Chrome 92.0 (x86 or x64; as desktop program)
  • Apple macOS 11.5 (x64, Apple M1)
    • Apple Safari 14.0 (x64, Apple M1)
    • Mozilla Firefox 91.0 (x64, Apple M1)
    • Google Chrome 92.0 (x64, Apple M1)
  • Ubuntu 20.04 (x64) with Xorg window system
    • Mozilla Firefox 91.0 (x64)

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 CC 2020
  • Adobe Illustrator CC 2020
  • Adobe Photoshop CC 2020
  • Adobe Reader DC
  • Apple Keynote 11.1
  • Apple Numbers 11.1
  • Apple Pages 11.1
  • Apple Calendar 11.0
  • Autodesk AutoCAD 2016 / 2021
  • HCL Notes 11.0
  • LibreOffice 7.0.6
  • Microsoft Excel 2016 / 2019 / 365 (Desktop Version) / Online
  • Microsoft Outlook 2016 / 2019 / 365 (Desktop Version)
  • Microsoft PowerPoint 2016 / 2019 / 365 (Desktop Version) / Online
  • Microsoft Project 2016 / 2019
  • Microsoft Visio 2016 / 2019 / Online
  • Microsoft Word 2016 / 2019 / 365 (Desktop Version) / Online
  • Microsoft Excel for Mac 2019
  • Microsoft Outlook for Mac 2019
  • Microsoft PowerPoint for Mac 2019
  • Microsoft Word for Mac 2019
  • Mozilla Thunderbird 91.0

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

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 14.7
    Apple Safari (version corresponding to the supported operating system)
  • Tablets/Phones with Android 10
    Google Chrome 92.0 (setting: mobile version)

Fabasoft Cloud AppPermanent link for this heading

  • Tablets/Phones with iPadOS/iOS 14.7
  • Tablets/Phones with Android 10

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) with Mozilla Firefox or Google Chrome
    • JAWS 2020 with Google Chrome or Mozilla Firefox
  • 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”.