Tablet support for Microsoft Dynamics CRM 2013
Applies To: Microsoft Dynamics CRM 2013
You can access Microsoft Dynamics CRM data from tablet devices in different ways. Apps for Windows 8, Apple iPad, and Android tablets are available to run Microsoft Dynamics CRM 2013 and Microsoft Dynamics CRM Online. Alternatively, CRM can be accessed using the device’s preferred browser for those devices described here. Tablets not specifically mentioned here can typically use Microsoft Dynamics CRM for phones.
Tablet support requires Microsoft Dynamics CRM Online Fall ‘13 or at least Microsoft Dynamics CRM 2013 (on-premises).
For on-premises deployments of Microsoft Dynamics CRM 2013, the mobile apps require an Internet-facing deployment of Microsoft Dynamics CRM Server 2013 that uses claims-based authentication.
The mobile apps are compatible with the devices and operating systems that they are specifically designed for. These apps may not be compatible with other mobile devices such as smartphones or other tablet devices that are not listed here. More information: Set up CRM for tablets
Accessing Microsoft Dynamics CRM from a web browser on an Apple iPad or Android tablet provides a similar experience to accessing from a web browser on a desktop or laptop computer. However, some features are not available, including:
You can run Microsoft Dynamics CRM 2013 and Microsoft Dynamics CRM Online on Windows 8.1 using the Microsoft Dynamics CRM app or Windows 8 using the Microsoft Dynamics CRM for Windows 8 app. Alternatively, you can use a supported web browser on the Windows versions specified here. For more information about web browser support, see Supported versions of Internet Explorer.
Windows 8.1, Windows 10*
1366 x 768 resolution (720p)
For on-premises deployments, the Microsoft Dynamics CRM app requires Microsoft Dynamics CRM 2013 Service Pack 1 (SP1).
For on-premises deployments, offline support requires a Microsoft Windows registry modification on the user’s Windows 8.1 device. For more information, see Get your on-premises deployment ready for CRM for Windows 8.1 tablets.
The Microsoft Dynamics CRM app is not compatible with Windows 8.
Additional screen sizes and resolutions are supported because Windows can use system scaling.
* Windows 10 support requires Microsoft Dynamics 2013 Service Pack 1 Update Rollup 4.
1366 x 768 resolution (720p)
*Running the Microsoft Dynamics CRM web application in Internet Explorer 11 or running the Microsoft Dynamics CRM for Windows 8 app on Windows 8.1 requires Microsoft Dynamics CRM 2013 Update Rollup 2.
Although you can run the Microsoft Dynamics CRM for Windows 8 app on Windows 8.1, it does not include offline support.
You can run Microsoft Dynamics CRM 2013 and Microsoft Dynamics CRM Online on an iPad using the Microsoft Dynamics CRM for iPad app that is designed for iPad tablets as indicated below.
Device: iPad third generation or later
Screen: 9‑inch (diagonal) or larger
In the CRM for tablets app, locate the Dashboard, and then open the command bar. Tap Settings, and then tap About.
You can run Microsoft Dynamics CRM 2013 and Microsoft Dynamics CRM Online on an Android tablet using Microsoft Dynamics CRM for Android that is designed for tablets running the Android operating system, or in the tablet’s default web browser. The compatible tablet models and Android versions are listed here.
Expanded Android tablet support requires CRM Online Spring ‘14 or Microsoft Dynamics CRM 2013 Service Pack 1 (SP1).
Android versions 4.2, 4.3, 4.4*, and 5.0/5.1** are supported for tablets with screens greater than 7 inches (optimized for 9 to 10 inches) using CRM for Android.
The following tablet model, screen, and Android version have been tested for installing and running CRM for Android or running Microsoft Dynamics CRM in the tablet’s web browser.
Screen size (inches)
CRM for Android supported operating system
Web browser supported operating system
Google Nexus 10
Android 4.2 and 4.4*
Samsung Galaxy Tab 3
Asus Transformer Pad Infinity TF700
Samsung Galaxy Note 10
*For Microsoft Dynamics CRM Online organizations, this feature is available only if your organization has updated to Microsoft Dynamics CRM Online 2015 Update 0.1.
**Support for Android 5.0 and 5.1 requires Microsoft Dynamics CRM 2013 Service Pack 1 Update Rollup 4.
You can run Microsoft Dynamics CRM in the default web browser on any of the supported Windows 8.1 and Windows 8 or Apple iPad tablets listed earlier. For Android, version 4.2.2, 4.3, and 4.4 are supported for the tablets listed earlier.
Tablet models and operating system versions not listed here run in CRM for phones.