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System Requirements

The following topic describes the system requirements needed by Telerik UI for WinForms.

The hardware and operating systems required to use Telerik UI for WinForms controls match the system requirements of Visual Studio. If you can use Visual Studio on your machine, you will be able to use our controls after obtaining our license.

Development Environment

In order to develop applications with Telerik UI for WinForms you need to have installed the following development tools:

  • Microsoft Visual Studio: 2019 and above.
  • .NET Framework: .NET Framework 4.6.2 and above.
  • .NET: .NET 6, .NET 7, .NET 8 and later.

In 2024 Q1 (version 2024.1.130) the Visual Studio Extensions for Visual Studio 2015 and 2017 is removed and is no longer distributed with the Telerik UI for WinForms installer. The extension for these Visual Studio versions can be used with Telerik version prior to 2024 Q1. The extension for Visual Studio 2015 and 2017 is still available as a separate integration package in the marketplace and can be downloaded from here.


Please, check the Distributions article to get familiar with the target versions that are currently distributed.

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