Desktop App: System Requirements

The system requirements for the GoToTags Desktop App include:

  • Windows 10 (Anniversary Update+) or Mac OS X 10.0+
  • Windows: .NET 4.6.2
  • 4GB of RAM and a modern CPU
  • A supported NFC device and NFC tags
  • A supported barcode scanner
  • Screen resolution of at least 1024 x 768
  • Permissions to install system software and stop system services
  • Internet access
  • Audio speaker
  • Admin privileges

Internet Access

The Desktop App does not require access to the Internet to run. However it is recommended to be connected to the Internet top access the full functionality of the app.

The Desktop App can connect to the Internet to perform the following actions:

  • Opening URLs and URIs for tag actions
  • Executing web hooks
  • Application configuration
  • Checking for latest software updates
  • GoToTags Cloud integration
  • Anonymous usage data collection
  • Error reporting

Internet Domains

The Desktop App connects to the following domains on the Internet. Additional domains may be used based on user configuration and data.


Network Security, Firewalls and Proxies

Some corporate networks have restrictions in place which limit the websites that can be connected to and/or use a firewall proxy; this can prevent the software from functioning properly. If your network has these restrictions in place you will need to work with your network administrator to resolve the issues.