System Requirements

  • Windows XP/Vista/Seven/Win8, Linux, Unix and MacOS X 10.x. and many others.
  • Apache or IIS Web Server. IIS is a standard option of Windows. Apache runs on Windows too.
  • PHP 5.3+ (
  • MySQL database server 5.x (
  • Recent Internet browser with Ajax technology support:
  • Internet Explorer > 8, Firefox > 10, Opera >8 or Safari 2, etc.


We provide an installation wizard (all-in-one package) for Windows system. LabCollector LIMS is preferentially an Intranet application, but you can run it on a single computer too (like a WinXP, Vista or Seven computer) or install it on any web server account, from your institute or from a commercial web hosting providers.

Contact Us if you need assistance!


Note to Windows 7 users:

Windows 7 includes new UAC (user security) policies, preventing normal execution. Please follow these guidelines in our forum in order to be able to run LabCollector Server Manager utility.

Current version: 5.14

To manually upgrade, just download and replace files on your LabCollector folder. An upgrade script is provided (upgrade.php). Database structure is updated using the special upgrade script.

Contact Us for assistance or if you have an older version.