Outlook® Connector system requirements



The machines where Outlook Connector is deployed must be able to connect to the GFI Archiver server.

Component Description

Supported Microsoft Outlook Versions - 32 bit and 64 bit

  • Microsoft Outlook® 2007 (including Service Packs 1 or 2)
  • Microsoft Outlook® 2010
  • Microsoft Outlook® 2013
  • Microsoft Outlook® 2016

Supported Operating Systems

  • Windows® 10
  • Windows® 8/8.1
  • Windows® 7
  • Windows® Vista
  • Windows® Server 2008
  • Windows® Server 2012
  • Windows® Server 2012 R2
  • Windows® Server 2016

Other Required Components

  • Internet Explorer® 9 or later Mozilla Firefox/Google Chrome/Safari®
  • HTTP port 80 (or HTTPS default port 443 for secure connections) - used by Outlook Connector to connect with GFI Archiver.


Outlook Connector cannot be installed on the Microsoft® Exchange Server.


When using a web-filtering tool, this must be configured to allow all HTTP requests between GFI Archiver server and Outlook Connector. Ensure that the GFI Archiver server’s IP address, NETBIOS name and DNS name are not blocked by the web filter. For more information, refer to:



Component Requirements
Processor 1GHz processor or more.

Minimum: 512MB RAM

Recommended: 2GB RAM

Physical Storage

20MB physical disk space required for Outlook Connector installation. More space is required to store email headers and emails for offline access.