The table below summarises Microsoft Windows, FireDaemon Zero, and FireDaemon ZeroInput compatibility and recommended deployment combinations. Not all Windows operating systems are supported. Microsoft has removed access to Session 0 on certain versions of Microsoft Windows such a Server Core.


Microsoft Windows Operating System VersionIs FireDaemon Zero supported?Is the UI0Detect Service present?Should I deploy FireDaemon Zero?Do I need to create the UI0Detect Service?Should I deploy FireDaemon ZeroInput?Are Interactive FireDaemon Pro Services visible on Session 0?
Are Interactive Windows Services visible on Session 0?
Windows VistaNoYesNoNoNoYes
Yes
Server 2008NoYesNoNoNoYes
Yes
Windows 7YesYesYesNoNoYes
Yes
Server 2008 R2YesYesYesNoNoYes
Yes
Windows 8YesYesYesNoNoYes
Yes
Server 2012YesYesYesNoNoYes
Yes
Windows 8.1YesYesYesNoNoYes
Yes
Server 2012 R2YesYesYesNoNoYes
Yes
Windows 10 < 1803* **YesYesYesNoYesYes
Yes
Windows 10 >= 1803*YesNoYesNo***YesYes
No
Windows 11Yes
No
Yes
No***
Yes
Yes
No
Server 2016YesYesYesNoYesYes
Yes
Server 2019YesNoYesNo***YesYes
No
Server 2022Yes
No
Yes
No***
Yes
Yes
No
All Server Core variantsNoNoNoNoNoNo
No
All Container variants
No
No
No
No
No
No
No


* The UI0Detect Service (Interactive Services Detection) has been removed from Windows 10 1803 or later, Windows 11, Server 2019, and Server 2022

** The UI0Detect Service is preserved if FireDaemon Zero was deployed on Windows 10 1709 or earlier which is then upgraded to Windows 10 1803 or later

*** The FireDaemon Zero installer will create the UI0Detect service for you