This section outlines the software and hardware that you need when you install the Classic Server Components Option.

Software Requirements

The Microsoft Dynamics NAV Classic Server Components Option must be installed on one of the following operating systems. Microsoft Dynamics NAV runs in 32-bit and 64-bit operating system editions. On 64-bit (x64) editions, Microsoft Dynamics NAV runs in WOW64 emulation mode.

  • Windows 7 Professional or Ultimate

  • Microsoft Small Business Server 2008

  • Windows Essential Business Server 2008 Standard or Premium

  • Windows Server 2008

  • Windows Vista Business, Enterprise, or Ultimate with SP1 or SP2

  • Microsoft Small Business Server 2003 R2 with SP2

  • Windows Server 2003 SP2

  • Windows XP Professional with SP3

Hardware Recommendations

This section outlines the minimum hardware that you need to run the Classic Server Option.

Hard Disk Space

  • Minimum 500 MB

  • Sufficient storage space for a database

  • Temporary space that is equivalent to the size of the largest primary index


  • Minimum 1 GB


  • Database Server and Application Server can only use one CPU per executable


    The maximum database size is 132 GB with the Classic database.


If you run Application Server on a network, then you need:

  • WinSockets-compatible TCP/IP or NetBIOS-compatible LAN.

  • LAN network connection should be 100 megabits per second or better.

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