Tablet support for Microsoft Dynamics CRM 2015 and CRM Online
Published: December 16, 2014
Applies To: CRM 2015 on-prem, CRM Online
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 Online and Microsoft Dynamics CRM 2015. 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 later, or Microsoft Dynamics CRM 2015.
For on-premises deployments of Microsoft Dynamics CRM 2015, the mobile apps require an Internet-facing deployment of Microsoft Dynamics CRM Server 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:|
Windows 8.1 and Windows 8
You can run Microsoft Dynamics CRM Online or Microsoft Dynamics CRM 2015 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 Web application requirements for Microsoft Dynamics CRM.
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|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” in What the admin needs to do. The Microsoft Dynamics CRM app isn’t compatible with Windows 8. Additional screen sizes and resolutions are supported because Windows can use system scaling.|
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|Although you can run the Microsoft Dynamics CRM for Windows 8 app on Windows 8.1, it doesn’t include offline support.|
You can run Microsoft Dynamics CRM Online or Microsoft Dynamics CRM 2015 on an iPad using the Microsoft Dynamics CRM for iPad app that is designed for iPad tablets as indicated in the following topic.
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 Online and Microsoft Dynamics CRM 2015 on an Android tablet using Microsoft Dynamics CRM for Android that is designed for tablets running the Android operating system. The compatible tablet models and Android versions are listed here.
Microsoft Dynamics CRM for Android app and web browser requirements
Android versions 4.2, 4.3, and 4.4* are supported for tablets with 10 inch screens (or larger) using Microsoft Dynamics CRM for Android.
The following tablet model, screen, and Android version are supported for installing and running CRM for Android or running Microsoft Dynamics CRM in the tablet’s web browser.
|Model||CRM for Android supported operating system|
Samsung Galaxy Tab 4
Samsung Galaxy Tab S
Google Nexus 10
Android 4.2 and 4.4*
Samsung Galaxy Tab 3
Asus Transformer Pad Infinity TF700
Samsung Galaxy Note 10
|*Microsoft Dynamics CRM 2015 Update Rollup 1 or a later version is required to use Android version 4.4.|
Web browser support for tablets
You can run Microsoft Dynamics CRM in the default web browser on any of the supported Windows 8.1 and Windows 8 tablets listed earlier. For Apple iPad tablets, iOS 6, iOS 7, and iOS 8 are supported. For Android, version 4.2.2 is supported for the tablets listed earlier.
|Tablet models and operating system versions not listed here run in CRM for phones.|
Support for Microsoft Dynamics CRM for Good
Microsoft Dynamics CRM for Good is a special version of CRM for tablets that works with Good Technology’s mobile security platform. Microsoft Dynamics CRM for Good is currently supported for Apple iPad. The app can be downloaded from the Apple App store. To use Microsoft Dynamics CRM for Good, you must have Good Dynamics server software and services from Good Technology.
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