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Netskope Client Supported OS and Platform


Supported Versions


Windows Operating System


  • Windows 8.1, 10, Windows 11


  • Windows Server 2016, 2019, 2022

  • Netskope Private Access (NPA) is not supported for devices running Windows 10 and 11 on Snapdragon-based PC.

  • Windows 8.1 - Netskope will only provide bug fixes for identified security vulnerabilities. New features (Cloud Firewall and Self Protection) will only be available on Windows 10 and later.

  • CASB/SWG is supported on Windows 11 with Snapdragon chipset. 

Apple macOS / iOS


  • 11 (Big Sur), 12 (Monterey) , 13 (Ventura)


  • 14, 15.1, 16

  • Big Sur - Starting with macOS 11, Apple has stopped the support of kernel extension (KEXT) in lieu of Network extensions. See JAMF for more information.

  • See this support article for known issues with iOS 15.

  • Support for non-standard web ports are added to Mac OS 11.x and 12.x (Big Sur and Monterey)

  • With macOS Ventura, Netskope has validated traffic steering and general Netskope Client functions. Netskope also observed a few known issues with macOS Ventura running as a virtual machine. To learn more, view Support for macOS Ventura.


  • Ubuntu 18.04 LTS desktop version and 20.04 LTS desktop version

  • Ubuntu 22.04

  • Linux Mint versions 19, 20, 21 (Cinnamon Edition)

Netskope Private Access (NPA) Linux Client is currently in Beta. Netskope Cloud Firewall (CFW) is not supported on the Linux Client.



  • 11 (Red Velvet Cake), 12 (Snow Cone), 13 (Tiramisu)


  • ChromeOS with Chrome Browser 84


Multi-user Platforms

Windows Terminal Server

  • 2012 R2, 2016, 2019


  • Citrix Xen Desktop, XenApp 7.13

  • Azure Virtual Desktop


Web Browsers


  • Chrome

  • IE 9+

  • MS Edge

  • Firefox


  • Safari

  • Chrome

  • Firefox


  • Safari

  • Chrome


  • Chrome



  • See the Netskope Client Interoperability topic to learn more about Netskope Client compatibility with third-party apps.

  • Netskope ended extending support for a few operating systems. To learn more, view Netskope Client End of Support Announcement for Older OS Versions.

  • The preceding table lists only the major versions of each platform and does not display the minor versions. Netskope support claim is inclusive of all the minor versions for the listed major versions.