Device options and technical requirements for Dynamics 365 Layout

Microsoft Dynamics 365 Layout works with a Microsoft HoloLens device or with a Windows Mixed Reality immersive headset with motion controllers.

HoloLens requirements

OS requirements Details
Build 10.0.17134.77 or later See Update HoloLens for instructions on upgrading to this build.


You can use the HoloLens clicker with Dynamics 365 Layout, but it has limited functionality. You can use the clicker to do menu selections and to scan a room, but you can't use it to manipulate objects.

Windows Mixed Reality headset requirements

Requirements Details
Windows 10 PC with build 17134.0 or later The Windows 10 PC hardware must be able to support the headset. See Windows Mixed Reality PC hardware guidelines for specific hardware requirements. We recommend following the Windows Mixed Reality Ultra hardware guidelines.
Motion controllers Motion controllers are hardware accessories that allow users to take action in mixed reality. See Motion controllers to learn more.

Technical requirements

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Azure Active Directory (Azure AD) Required to sign in to Dynamics 365 Layout and for app distribution through Microsoft Store for Business. Get started with Azure AD
Network connectivity Internet access is required to download the app and to use all of its features. There are no bandwidth requirements.
Apps for sharing Video calling or screen sharing requires a separate app, such as Microsoft Dynamics 365 Remote Assist on HoloLens, or Skype or Skype for Business on immersive headsets.

A Windows 10 PC that meets the Windows Mixed Reality Ultra specifications is also required for video calling or screen sharing when using Dynamics 365 Layout with an immersive headset.
Dynamics 365 Remote Assist

Windows Mixed Reality PC hardware guidelines
Dynamics 365 Import Tool (Preview) The Dynamics 365 Import Tool (Preview) runs on Windows 10 PCs, and is required to transfer existing 3D models from your PC to Dynamics 365 Layout, so they can be viewed and edited from the HoloLens or immersive headsets. The Dynamics 365 Import Tool (Preview) is also required to transfer Microsoft Visio space dimensions to the HoloLens or immersive headsets. Dynamics 365 Import Tool (Preview)

See also

Try Dynamics 365 Layout for free
Buy and deploy Dynamics 365 Layout
User guide
How-to videos