Technical Requirements

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Requirements for a Local PC

A computer where the program is installed should be configured to satisfy the following requirements.

Minimum Hardware Requirements

  • Intel Core 2 Duo Processor or equivalent
  • 2 GB of RAM
  • 250 MB of free disk space

Requirements

  • Administrative rights on the local computer
  • Microsoft .NET Framework 4.0 or above
  • Enabled NetBIOS over TCP/IP

Supported Platforms (x86/x64)

  • Windows 10, 8.1, 8, 7, Vista, XP (with SP3 or later)
  • Windows Server 2016, 2012 R2, 2012, 2008 R2, 2008, 2003 R2, 2003 (with SP2 or later)

Requirements for Remote PCs

Network computers managed by the program remotely should be configured to satisfy the following requirements.

Requirements

  • Remote access with a Local or Domain administrator rights
  • Enabled NetBIOS over TCP/IP
  • Enabled File and Printer sharing
  • Enabled access to the ADMIN$ share
  • An ability to ping the computer within 1500 ms
  • Started services: Computer Browser, Remote Registry
  • TCP ports opened: 135, 139, 445
  • UDP ports opened: 137, 138

Supported Platforms (x86/x64)

  • Windows 10, 8.1, 8, 7, Vista, XP (with SP3 or later)
  • Windows Server 2016, 2012 R2, 2012, 2008 R2, 2008, 2003 R2, 2003 (with SP2 or later)

How Do These Settings Affect Your Network?

EMCO Remote Installer is a network application that relies on Microsoft network infrastructure to interact with remote PCs. The application uses a list of standard Windows services that should be started on remote PCs and corresponding ports that should be opened in the firewall. The program uses standard networking services and Windows security, so you can rely on Windows system protection when using the program.

Learn More

What ports and protocols does Windows require for network connectivity? Read the article