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Information about SmartSuite and Organizer working on Microsoft Windows Vista

Technote (FAQ)


Will Lotus SmartSuite or Lotus Organizer work on the Microsoft Windows Vista operating system?


SmartSuite applications (Lotus 1-2-3, Lotus Word Pro, Lotus Freelance Graphics, Lotus Approach, and Organizer 5.x) as well as Organizer 6.1 have worked on different releases of the Windows operating system, dating as far back as Windows DOS.

IBM/Lotus Product Development continues to support SmartSuite 9.8 and Organizer 6.1 applications on the Windows 2000 and XP platforms. Passport Advantage customers may download the latest fix packs from the Passport Advantage website.

Microsoft Windows Vista:
Microsoft Windows Vista was released in both 32-bit (x86) and 64-bit versions.

  • The 32-bit version and 64-bit version of Vista are supported by IBM/Lotus. No major compatibility issues have been reported when running SmartSuite or Organizer on the Vista version. Therefore, Lotus Product Support is available to take calls related to Vista from licensed SmartSuite and Organizer customers who are on active maintenance.

Document information

More support for: Lotus End of Support Products
Lotus SmartSuite for Windows

Software version: 9.8

Operating system(s): Windows

Reference #: 1253536

Modified date: 02 November 2009

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