Forms | HCL Technologies

HCL Forms

Software Lifecycle

Product / Version General Availability End of Support
Forms Server 8.0.x May 2012 September 2017
Forms Server 8.1.x July 2014  
Forms Server 8.2.x April 2015  
Forms Server 8.1.0 May 2012 September 2017
Forms Viewer 8.1.x July 2014  
Forms Viewer 8.2.x April 2015  
Forms Designer 8.0.x May 2012 September 2017
Forms Designer 8.2.x April 2015  

Supported Software

Forms Server Supported Software:

Software Forms Server 8.1.x Forms Server 8.2.x
App Server WebSphere 8.5.5.x WebSphere 8.5.5.x
Browser Google Chrome, Mozilla Firefox, Microsoft Internet Explorer and Apple Safari Google Chrome, Mozilla Firefox, Microsoft Internet Explorer and Apple Safari
Mobile Devices iOS and Android iOS and Android
OS RHEL 6, SUSE 11, Solaris 10, Windows Server 2012 & 2016, AIX 7.1, IBM i 7.1 RHEL 6, SUSE 11, Solaris 10, Windows Server 2012 & 2016, AIX 7.1, IBM i 7.1
 

Forms Viewer Supported Software:

Software Forms Viewer 8.1.x Forms Viewer 8.2.x
OS Windows 7, 8.1 and 10 Windows 7, 8.1 and 10
Browser Mozilla Firefox, Microsoft Internet Explorer Mozilla Firefox, Microsoft Internet Explorer
 

Forms Designer Supported Software:

Software Forms Designer 8.2.x
OS Windows 7, 8.1 and 10

Support Description

Support Includes:

  • Access and entitlement to supported versions of the software for upgrade purposes
  • Browser currency - support for recent versions of supported browser
  • Mobile device currency - support for recent versions of supported device os
  • Level of WAI-ARIA support frozen to 8.2.1 & supported browsers only
  • Forms Server defect fixes will be provided. HCL may reject fix because of technical reasons or because of an untypical effort, based on individual issue analysis.
  • Security patches will be provided
  • Fixes for printing and globalization issues will be based on the technical viability of existing embedded 3rd party libraries

Earlier Versions of Forms

  • HCL will accept PMRs for versions of Forms which have gone out of support - but only to the extent that problems are reproducible on supported versions will HCL continue problem resolution. And, any defect fixes or security patches will be limited to supported versions of Forms.