To use Dynamo, you need a computer, tablet, or mobile device with a browser and internet connection.
The most recent version of Mozilla Firefox.
The latest version of Google Chrome.
Internet Explorer 11.
Safari 6, or more recent.
Dynamo Software tests under the browsers listed above and does not guarantee that Dynamo will work on all other browsers.
See your browser’s Help for instructions on how to enable them.
PC or Mac, with the following:
Memory: 2GB or more
Processor: Dual core or hyper-threaded, 2GHz or more.
Storage Space: 300MB+ for using Outlook, Import from Excel, or Mail Merge. General use does not require memory space.
Dynamo integrates with Microsoft Office through add-ins that can be easily installed. To use the integration features, you need:
Office 2016 or 2013 with the most recent service packs from Microsoft installed.
Outlook: Required for the Outlook add-in and Mail Merge.
Word: Required for the Mail Merge and the Word Uploader add-in.
Excel: Required for Mail Merge, and the Excel add-in.
PowerPoint: Required for the PowerPoint Uploader add-in.
Mac OS X 10.6 or higher.
Outlook 2015, or 2011 for Mac with the most recent service packs from Microsoft installed.
Adobe Reader and Acrobat
Dynamo integrates with Adobe PDFs through downloadbale add-ins. To use the integration features, you need:
Adobe Reader or Acrobat XI or later.
Dynamo comes with a series of supporting desktop tools for importing data, integrating Dynamo with Outlook, uploading files, mail-merging correspondence, and maintaining site settings. Some tools are add-ins to Microsoft Office programs, and others are stand-alone applications.
Dynamo tools require several software programs active on your computer to run properly, install tools, or to uninstall tools.
Following is a list of programs per tool:
.NET Framework 4.5. Required for all tools.
Windows Installer, as distributed with your version of Windows. Required for all tools.
Windows Installer 3.1 Redistributable (v2). Required only for computers running Windows XP with Service Pack 3 (SP3)
Visual Studio 2010 Tools for Office Runtime (version 4.0). Required for the Outlook add-in, the uploader add-ins, and the Excel import add-ins.
Microsoft Data Access Components (MDAC) 2.8 SP1. Required for the Excel import add in and Import Studio.
.NET Framework Assistant for Firefox. Required for Mail Merge.
DynaMobile – Dynamo for Mobile Devices
iOS version 8.0 or higher.
DynaMobile for iPhone. The application is available in the iTunes App Store. Search for dynamobile.
Android OS 2.3.4 (Gingerbread) or more recent.
DynaMobile for Android. The application is available in the Google Play Store. Search for dynamobile.
Smartphones and Tablets (Other)
DynaMobile is accessible through a mobile friendly website. Other mobile devices, such as Blackberry® devices, and Windows® phones and tablets, can access their Dynamo information provided that their device provides:
An HTML5 browser.
480 Pleasant Street
Watertown, MA 02472