What are the operating systems supported by Synergy?

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Windows (32-bit and 64-bit)

  • Windows 10: Fully supported
  • Windows 8.1:  Supported
  • Windows 7: Not supported
  • Windows Vista: Not supported
  • Windows XP: Not supported
  • ARM64 Windows: Not supported


  • macOS Big Sur 11: Fully supported
  • macOS Catalina 10.15: Fully supported
  • macOS Mojave 10.14: Fully supported
  • macOS High Sierra 10.13: Supported
  • macOS Sierra 10.12: Not supported
  • Mac OS X El Capitan 10.11: Not supported
  • Mac OS X Yosemite 10.10: Not supported

Linux (64-bit)

  • Ubuntu 21.04: Fully supported (X11 only)
  • Ubuntu 20.10: Fully supported (X11 only)
  • Ubuntu 20.04 LTS: Fully supported (X11 only)
  • Ubuntu 18.04 LTS: Fully supported (X11 only)
  • Ubuntu 16.04 LTS: Fully supported (X11 only)
  • Debian 10: Fully supported
  • Debian 9: Fully supported
  • CentOS 8: Fully supported
  • CentOS 7: Fully supported
  • Red Hat Enterprise Linux 8 64-bit : Fully supported
  • Red Hat Enterprise Linux 7 64-bit: Fully supported
  • Fedora 34: Fully supported (X11 only)
  • Fedora 33: Fully supported (X11 only)

Raspberry Pi

  • Raspberry Pi OS for Pi3 and Pi4: Supported

Hardware supported by Synergy

  • An Ethernet or WiFi network connection where both computers can see each other.
  • Each computer must have its own screen or screens (there is no video sharing feature).

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