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When will Windows 10 be supported with MassLynx 4.2? - WKB1709

Article number: 1709


MassLynx 4.2

Microsoft Windows 10


Currently Shipping Instruments are now supported with Windows 10 Long Term Servicing Branch (LTSB) Build 1607.

Acquity QDa - MassLynx 4.2 SCN 976 and MassLynx 4.2 SCN 993
SQD2 -  MassLynx 4.2 SCN 985
Xevo TQD -  MassLynx 4.2 SCN 985
Xevo TQ-XS - MassLynx 4.2 SCN 982
Xevo TQ-S (and Xevo TQ MS) - MassLynx 4.2 SCN 986
Xevo TQ-S Micro - MassLynx 4.2 SCN 977
Xevo TQ-GC MassLynx 4.2 SCN 978
Xevo G2-XS QTOF   MassLynx 4.2 SCN 966
Synapt G2- Si /-S  MassLynx 4.2 SCN 983

Legacy instruments now supported with Windows 10 Long Term Servicing Branch (LTSB) Build 1607:

SQD, 3100, TQD - SCN 989 
AutoSpec Premier - SCN 992 
Xevo G2-S QTof  - SCN 971 
Xevo G2 QTof  - SCN 990  
Synapt G2 - SCN 991

Browse for your instrument via What is the latest version of MassLynx Software that supports my MS instrument? - WKB554  for release notes etc.

For clarity: 
MassLynx 4.2 is supported on both Windows 7 and Windows 10 Enterprise LTSB 1607.
MassLynx 4.2 Acquisition PCs are only fully supported on P520 and P720 PCs supplied by Waters, on the Windows 10 Waters supplied image

Processing MassLynx data: MassLynx 4.2 SCN 982 Desktop is available. Customers with a Windows 10 PC supplied by a 3rd party may choose to install and use MassLynx 4.2 SCN 982 for data processing, on the understanding that such a configuration has not been tested by Waters and is not supported.



Instruments / Systems that will be supported with Windows 10

Legacy instruments that are supported with Windows 10 are listed above. If an instrument is not in the list (e.g. Quattro Micro)  then it will not be supported on Windows 10. 

Other Instruments and Applications

FractionLynx will be supported in Windows 10.
The 515 and 2767 are still current and will be supported.
PLGS 3.0.3 and BioPharmaLynx 1.3.5 will be supported. *

MSe Data Viewer 2.0 is supported with Windows 10

Note: Windows 10 support will be identified in the release notes of these SCNs or subsequent versions. Please refer to WKB554 for latest SCN support. 

Note: * Version numbers may change. An increased version number indicates Windows 10 support.

SCN976, SCN993, SCN985, SCN982, SCN986, SCN977, SCN978, SCN966, SCN983, SCN989, SCN992, SCN971, SCN990, SCN991

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