Clients

Minimum System Requirements

Software:

  • Windows 7 or higher
  • .NET Framework 4.6.2

Mac Client

  • Requires macOS version 10.13 (High Sierra).
  • Requires an active AppleID for downloading Microsoft Remote App.

Hardware:

  • 2.4ghz Dual Core Processor
  • 4gb of Memory
  • 1gb of Storage

Internet

  • High Speed Internet Required

Recommended System Requirements

Software

  • Windows 7/10 Professional
  • .NET Framework 4.6.2

Mac Client

  • Requires macOS version 10.13 (High Sierra).
  • Requires an active AppleID for downloading Microsoft Remote App.

Hardware

  • 2.8ghz Processor
  • 4gb of Memory
  • 10gb of Storage

Internet

  • High Speed Internet Required

    The Yellow Dog Inventory client needs to be installed on each computer workstation on which a user will be performing inventory management. The client is initially installed using a Windows MSI package. After the initial installation, the client should only be upgraded on the server. The server will store the software version and auto-update any clients upon next launch.

    Mac Support - Yellow Dog Software can provide access to the client application via Microsoft Remote Desktop Version 10+.   Certain abilities including exporting report data to directly to Outlook and Excel not supported via this method.  Only supported/available for clients hosted by Yellow Dog Software.

    How many computers can Yellow Dog Inventory be installed on?

    Unlimited. The Yellow Dog Inventory client can be installed on unlimited workstations.

    What operating systems will Yellow Dog Inventory run on?

    Yellow Dog Inventory will run on:

    • Windows 7
    • Windows 8
    • Windows 10
    • Windows Server 2012
    • Windows Server 2016
    • Mac (See Below)
    • iPad (See Below)
    • Android (See Below)
    • Any Windows version that has backwards compatibility to the above.

    Note: With some versions of the client, you may need to Run As Administrator the first time in order to configure the client properly.

    Will Yellow Dog Inventory run on my POS workstation?

    If your POS workstation is running Windows 7, Windows 8, or Windows 10, Yellow Dog Inventory should run fine. Yellow Dog Inventory will not run on Windows CE or Linux based workstations.

    What if I have a Mac, Android, or an iPad?

    If you are hosted by Yellow Dog Software, we can provide you an ability to run your client application via a Microsoft RemoteApp service.  If you have a server that is not hosted by Yellow Dog Software, we can cannot provide you with this ability.

    Mac Requirements:

    • macOS 10.13 or higher.
    • Microsoft Remote Desktop app (available for free in the app store)

    iPad Requirements:

    • iOS 8.0 or higher
    • Microsoft Remote Desktop app (available for free in the app store)

    Android Requirements:

    • Android 4.1 or higher.
    • Microsoft Remote Desktop app (available for free in the app store)