Supported platforms and requirements

CodeTwo Public Folders is designed to work in Windows operated networks. The program was created specifically for organizations without Exchange Server but it can be used alongside it. There are two main components that have to be installed. They have different purpose and slightly different requirements. Study the description and table below to get an overview of supported systems and requirements enabling its smooth and uninterrupted operation. The software requires installation of both components.

CodeTwo Public Folders Syncing Master is a set of components (C2PublicFolders Service, Attendant Service, Administration Panel) responsible for holding shared items database, synchronizing them with Client Apps and allowing administrative management.

CodeTwo Public Folders Client Apps (Outlook Add-in, File Sharing App and Mobile Client Apps for Android and iOS) synchronize changes with Syncing Master and allow end-users sharing their Outlook data.

Software components
Server side: One instance of CodeTwo Public Folders Syncing Master must be installed within local network.
User side: End-users must install Client Apps: Outlook Add-in for Outlook and/or Mobile Apps for Android / for iOS.
CodeTwo Public Folders Syncing Master
Required permissions: Local Administrator rights are necessary to install and use Syncing Master module.
Requirements:

All 32 and 64 bit Windows editions starting XP SP3 / Windows Server 2003 R2 SP2 up to Windows 10 / Windows Server 2012 R2 are supported.

MS Outlook is not required for Syncing Master to work.

CodeTwo Public Folders Outlook Add-in and File Sharing App
Required permissions: Local Administrator rights are necessary to install Outlook Add-in and File Sharing App. The software will be installed for all users automatically. All users can run the software (read on Users tab in Syncing Master to find out how to limit access to specific users).
Requirements:

All 32 and 64 bit Windows editions starting XP SP3 / Windows Server 2003 R2 SP2 up to Windows 10 / Windows Server 2012 R2 are supported.

MS Outlook is required for Outlook Add-in. All versions of Outlook from 2003 to 2016 are supported.

CodeTwo Public Folders Mobile Client Apps
Requirements:
  • Android 2.2 and later
  • iOS 5.x and later
Other
Notes and warnings: Outlook Add-in works only with Outlook for Windows. Outlook for Mac is not supported.

See also

Installation process - this article describes step-by-step how to install and configure the program.

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