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This section includes the operating system (OS) support matrix for the Imaging and the Scripted OS installation (SOI) through the Deployment Solution.

Table: Imaging OS Support Matrix

Imaging Support

6.9 SP5 MR3

7.1 SP2 MP1.1

6.9 SP6

7.5

7.5 HF3

7.5 HF5

7.5 SP1

Windows XP

Windows XP Professional SP2 x86/x64

Not supported

Supported

Not supported

End of life

End of life

End of life

End of life

Windows XP Professional SP3 x86/x64

Supported

Supported

Supported

Supported

Supported

Supported

Supported

Windows Vista

Windows Vista x86/x64

Not supported

Not supported

Not supported

Not supported

Not supported

Not supported

Not supported

Windows Vista SP1 x86/x64

Not supported

Supported

Not supported

End of life

End of life

End of life

End of life

Windows Vista SP2 x86/x64

Supported

Supported

Supported

Supported

Supported

Supported

Supported

Windows 7

Windows 7 x86/x64

Supported

Supported

Supported

Supported

Supported

Supported

Supported

Windows 7 SP1 x86/x64

Supported

Supported

Supported

Supported

Supported

Supported

Supported

Windows 8

Windows 8

Limited support5

Limited support 5

Supported

Supported

Supported

Supported

Supported

Windows 8.1

Not supported

Not supported

Not supported

Limited support8

Supported7

Supported7

Supported7

Windows 8.1 Update 1

Not supported

Not supported

Not supported

Not supported

Not supported

Not supported

Not supported

Apple OS X

Apple Mac OS X (10.4) Universal

Limitedsupport6

Not supported

Limited support6

Not supported

Not supported

Not supported

Not supported

Apple Mac OS X (10.5) Universal

Limitedsupport6

Not supported

Limited support6

Not supported

Not supported

Not supported

Not supported

Apple Mac OS X (10.6)

Limitedsupport6

Not supported

Limited support6

Supported

Supported

Supported

Supported

Apple Mac OS X (10.7)

Not supported

Not supported

Not supported

Supported

Supported

Supported

Supported

Apple OS X (10.8)

Not supported

Not supported

Not supported

Supported

Supported

Supported

Supported

Apple OS X (10.9)

Not supported

Not supported

Not supported

Not supported

Supported

Supported

Supported

Windows Server 2003

Windows Server 2003 SP2 x86

Supported

Supported

Supported

Supported

Supported

Supported

Supported

Windows Server 2003 SP2 x64

Supported

Supported

Supported

Supported

Supported

Supported

Supported

Windows Server 2003 SP2 x86/x64

Supported

Supported

Supported

Supported

Supported

Supported

Supported

Windows Server 2008

Windows Server 2008 x86/x64

Supported

Supported

Supported

Supported

Supported

Supported

Supported

Windows Server 2008 SP2 x86/x64

Supported

Supported

Supported

Supported

Supported

Supported

Supported

Windows Server 2008 Core x86/x64

Supported

Supported

Supported

Supported

Supported

Supported

Supported

Windows Server 2008 R2

Supported

Supported

Supported

Supported

Supported

Supported

Supported

Windows Server 2008 R2 Core

Supported

Supported

Supported

Supported

Supported

Supported

Supported

Windows Server 2008 R2 SP1

Supported

Supported

Supported

Supported

Supported

Supported

Supported

Windows Server 2008 R2 SP2

Not supported

Not supported

Not supported

Not supported

Not supported

Not supported

Not supported

Windows Server 2012

Windows Server 2012

Limited support5

Limited support5

Supported

Supported

Supported

Supported

Supported

Windows Server 2012 R2

Not supported5

Not supported

Not supported

Not supported

Supported7

Supported7

Supported7

Red Hat Enterprise Linux 4

Red Hat Enterprise Linux 4 ES x86

Supported

Supported

Supported

Supported

Supported

Supported

Supported

Red Hat Enterprise Linux 4 AS x86

Supported

Supported

Supported

Supported

Supported

Supported

Supported

Red Hat Enterprise Linux 5

Red Hat Enterprise Linux 5 Server x86

Supported

Supported

Supported

Supported

Supported

Supported

Supported

Red Hat Enterprise Linux 5.1 Server x86

Supported

Supported

Supported

Supported

Supported

Supported

Supported

Red Hat Enterprise Linux 5.2 Server x86

Supported

Supported

Supported

Supported

Supported

Supported

Supported

Red Hat Enterprise Linux 5.3 Server x86

Supported

Supported

Supported

Supported

Supported

Supported

Supported

Red Hat Enterprise Linux 5.4 Server x86

Supported

Supported

Supported

Supported

Supported

Supported

Supported

Red Hat Enterprise Linux 5.5 Server x86

Supported

Not supported

Supported

Supported

Supported

Supported

Supported

Red Hat Enterprise Linux 5.6 Server x86

Supported

Not supported

Supported

Supported

Supported

Supported

Supported

Red Hat Enterprise Linux 5.7 Server x86

Supported

Not supported

Supported

Not supported

Not supported

Not supported

Not supported

Red Hat Enterprise Linux 5.8 Server x86

Supported

Not supported

Supported

Not supported

Not supported

Not supported

Not supported

Red Hat Enterprise Linux 5.9 Server x86

Not supported

Not supported

Not supported

Not supported

Not supported

Not supported

Not supported

Red Hat Enterprise Linux 64

Red Hat Enterprise Linux 6.0 x86

Not supported

Not supported

Not supported

Supported

Supported

Supported

Supported

Red Hat Enterprise Linux 6.1 x86

Not supported

Not supported

Not supported

Supported

Supported

Supported

Supported

Red Hat Enterprise Linux 6.2 x86

Not supported

Not supported

Not supported

Supported

Supported

Supported

Supported

Red Hat Enterprise Linux 6.3 x86

Not supported

Not supported

Not supported

Supported

Supported

Supported

Supported

Red Hat Enterprise Linux 6.4 x86

Not supported

Not supported

Not supported

Not supported

Not supported

Not supported

Not supported

Red Hat Enterprise Linux 6.5 x86

Not supported

Not supported

Not supported

Not supported

Not supported

Not supported

Not supported

Novell SUSE Linux Enterprise Server

Novell SUSE Linux Enterprise Server 9 x86

Supported

Not supported

Supported

Not supported

Not supported

Not supported

Not supported

Novell SUSE Linux Enterprise Server 10 x86

Supported

Supported

Supported

Supported

Supported

Supported

Supported

Novell SUSE Linux Enterprise Server 11 x86

Supported

Not supported

Supported

Supported

Supported

Supported

Supported

Novell SUSE Linux Enterprise Server 12 x86

Not supported

Not supported

Not supported

Not supported

Not supported

Not supported

Not supported

1 Deployment Solution 7 is built on the Symantec Management Platform, which is a departure from DS 6.9 - a standalone Windows application.

2 For additional information on Deployment Solution 6.9 (including system requirements), please refer to the following article:

http://www.symantec.com/docs/DOC2079

4 Unless otherwise noted, this applies to Server, Client and Workstation versions of the OS.

5 Limited support introduced in these versions. See the following links:

http://www.symantec.com/docs/DOC6284 and

http://www.symantec.com/docs/DOC6299

6 DS 6.9 requires Mac OS X Server for Mac imaging.

7 pcAnywhere Solution is not supported on Windows 8.1 and Windows Server 2012 R2 operating systems. Please refer to the following article: http://www.symantec.com/docs/DOC6855

Table: Scripted OS Install Support Matrix

Scripted OS Install Support

6.9 SP5 MR3

7.1 SP2 MP1.1

6.9 SP6

7.5

7.5 HF3

7.5 HF6

7.5 SP1

Windows XP

Windows XP Professional SP2 x86/x64

Supported

Supported

Supported

End of Life

End of Life

End of Life

End of Life

Windows XP Professional SP3 x86/x64

Supported

Supported

Supported

Supported

Supported

Supported

Supported

Windows Vista

Windows Vista x86/x64

Supported

Not supported

Supported

Not supported

Not supported

Not supported

Not supported

Windows Vista SP1 x86/x64

Supported

Supported

Supported

End of life

End of life

End of life

End of life

Windows Vista SP2 x86/x64

Supported

Supported

Supported

Supported

Supported

Supported

Supported

Windows 7

Windows 7 x86/x64

Supported

Supported

Supported

Supported

Supported

Supported

Supported

Windows 7 SP1 x86/x64

Supported

Supported

Supported

Supported

Supported

Supported

Supported

Windows 8

Windows 8

Not supported

Not supported

Not supported

Supported

Supported

Supported

Supported

Windows 8.1

Not supported

Not supported

Not supported

Limited support8

Supported7

Supported7

Supported7

Windows 8.1 Update 1

Not supported

Not supported

Not supported

Not supported

Not supported

Not supported

Not supported

Apple OS X

Apple Mac OS X (10.6)

Limited support5

Not supported

Limited support5

Supported6

Supported6

Supported6

Supported6

Apple Mac OS X (10.7)

Not supported

Not supported

Not supported

Supported6

Supported6

Supported6

Supported6

Apple OS X (10.8)

Not supported

Not supported

Not supported

Supported6

Supported6

Supported6

Supported6

Apple OS X (10.9)

Not supported

Not supported

Not supported

Not supported

Supported

Supported

Supported

Windows Server 2003

Windows Server 2003 SP2 x86

Supported

Supported

Supported

Supported

Supported

Supported

Supported

Windows Server 2003 SP2 x64

Supported

Supported

Supported

Supported

Supported

Supported

Supported

Windows Server 2003 R2 SP2 x86/x64

Supported

Supported

Supported

Supported

Supported

Supported

Supported

Windows Server 2008

Windows Server 2008 x86/x64

Supported

Supported

Supported

Supported

Supported

Supported

Supported

Windows Server 2008 SP2 x86/x64

Supported

Supported

Supported

Supported

Supported

Supported

Supported

Windows Server 2008 Core x86/x64

Supported

Supported

Supported

Supported

Supported

Supported

Supported

Windows Server 2008 R2

Supported

Supported

Supported

Supported

Supported

Supported

Supported

Windows Server 2008 R2 Core

Supported

Supported

Supported

Supported

Supported

Supported

Supported

Windows Server 2008 R2 SP1

Supported

Supported

Supported

Supported

Supported

Supported

Supported

Windows Server 2008 R2 SP2

Not supported

Not supported

Not supported

Not supported

Not supported

Not supported

Not supported

Windows Server 2012

Windows Server 2012

Limited support1

Limited support2

Supported

Supported

Supported

Supported

Supported

Windows Server 2012 R2

Not supported

Not supported

Not supported

Not supported

Supported7

Supported7

Supported7

Red Hat Enterprise Linux 4

Red Hat Enterprise Linux 4 ES

Supported

Supported

Supported

Supported

Supported

Supported

Supported

Red Hat Enterprise Linux 4 AS

Supported

Supported

Supported

Supported

Supported

Supported

Supported

Red Hat Enterprise Linux 5

Red Hat Enterprise Linux 5 Server

Supported

Supported

Supported

Supported

Supported

Supported

Supported

Red Hat Enterprise Linux 5.1 Server

Supported

Supported

Supported

Supported

Supported

Supported

Supported

Red Hat Enterprise Linux 5.2 Server

Supported

Supported

Supported

Supported

Supported

Supported

Supported

Red Hat Enterprise Linux 5.3 Server

Supported

Supported

Supported

Supported

Supported

Supported

Supported

Red Hat Enterprise Linux 5.4 Server

Supported

Supported

Supported

Supported

Supported

Supported

Supported

Red Hat Enterprise Linux 5.5 Server

Supported

Not supported

Supported

Supported

Supported

Supported

Supported

Red Hat Enterprise Linux 5.6 Server

Supported

Not supported

Supported

Supported

Supported

Supported

Supported

Red Hat Enterprise Linux 5.7 Server

Supported

Not supported

Supported

Not supported

Not supported

Not supported

Not supported

Red Hat Enterprise Linux 5.8 Server

Supported

Not supported

Supported

Not supported

Not supported

Not supported

Not supported

Red Hat Enterprise Linux 5.9 Server

Not supported

Not supported

Not supported

Not supported

Not supported

Not supported

Not supported

Red Hat Enterprise Linux 6

Red Hat Enterprise Linux 6.0

Not supported

Not supported

Not supported

Supported

Supported

Supported

Supported

Red Hat Enterprise Linux 6.1

Not supported

Not supported

Not supported

Supported

Supported

Supported

Supported

Red Hat Enterprise Linux 6.2

Not supported

Not supported

Not supported

Not supported

Not supported

Not supported

Not supported

Red Hat Enterprise Linux 6.3

Not supported

Not supported

Not supported

Not supported

Not supported

Not supported

Not supported

Red Hat Enterprise Linux 6.4

Not supported

Not supported

Not supported

Not supported

Not supported

Not supported

Not supported

Novell SUSE Linux Enterprise Server

Novell SUSE Linux Enterprise Server 9

Supported

Not supported

Supported

Not supported

Not supported

Not supported

Not supported

Novell SUSE Linux Enterprise Server 10

Supported

Supported

Supported

Supported

Supported

Supported

Supported

Novell SUSE Linux Enterprise Server 11

Supported

Not supported

Supported

Supported

Supported

Supported

Supported

Novell SUSE Linux Enterprise Server 12

Not supported

Not supported

Not supported

Not supported

Not supported

Not supported

Not supported

VMware ESX/ESXi

VMware ESX 3.5

Limited support4

Not supported

Limited support4

Not supported

Not supported

Not supported

Not supported

VMware ESX/ESXi 4.x

Limited support4

Not supported

Limited support4

Limited support4

Limited support4

Limited support4

Limited support4

VMware ESXi 5.1

Not supported

Not supported

Not supported

Limited support4

Limited support4

Limited support4

Limited support4

1 Limited support was introduced for DS 6.9 SP5 MR3. See the following KB for more information:

http://www.symantec.com/docs/DOC6299

2 Limited support was introduced for DS 7.1 SP2 MP1.1. See the following KB for more information:

http://www.symantec.com/docs/DOC6284

4 This is limited to provisioning of the VMware host OS only and is not referring to SOI of the guest OS's.

5 DS 6.9 requires Mac OS X Server for Mac imaging.

6 In DS 7.5, Scripted OS Installs are referred to as NetInstall.

7pcAnywhere Solution is not supported on Windows 8.1 and Windows Server 2012 R2 operating systems. Please refer to following article: http://www.symantec.com/docs/DOC6855