System requirements for SharePoint Server 2016

Summary: This article introduces topics that describe hardware, software, and other requirements for SharePoint Server 2016.

Before you install SharePoint Server 2016, you must make sure that you have installed all required hardware and software. To effectively plan your deployment, you must understand the level of support that is provided for the web browsers that you will be using in your environment and how support for IP versions 4 and 6 is implemented in SharePoint Server 2016. You must also understand the URL and path length restrictions in SharePoint Server 2016.

The following articles help you prepare for the installation of SharePoint Server 2016 by providing information about the prerequisites that you must have in order to run SharePoint Server 2016.

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Hardware and software requirements for SharePoint Server 2016
Describes the hardware and software requirements that you must meet to successfully install SharePoint Server 2016.
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Plan browser support in SharePoint Server 2016
Describes levels of support for web browsers to use with SharePoint Server 2016.