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OBS Browser Overview

OBS Browser is an object storage service client that runs on a Windows operating system. It can help you effortlessly manage object storage on your personal computers.

Table 1 provides personal computer (PC) specifications required by OBS Browser.

Table 1 PC specifications required by OBS Browser




Operating system

  • Windows 7 Pro SP1 32-bit
  • Windows 7 Pro SP1 64-bit
  • Windows 8 Pro 32-bit
  • Windows 10 Pro 64-bit
  • Windows Server 2008 R2 standard SP1 64-bit
  • Windows Server 2012 standard SP1 64-bit



  • Minimum: 2-core 1.6 GHz CPU
  • Standard: 2-core 2.4 GHz CPU



  • Minimum: 4 GB
  • Standard: 8 GB
  • Available memory ≥ 512 MB


Available space of the installation CD-ROM

≥ 512 MB

Disk space required for installing OBS Browser

Available space of the data disk

≥ 3 GB

Disk space required for storing data files in the database of OBS Browser (the data files are stored in the system disk in the current version.)


When OBS Browser runs on a 32-bit operating system, the maximum database storage space is 2 GB. When the number of tasks in the task list is more than 1 million, OBS Browser may work incorrectly. For better experience, use a 64-bit operating system.

OBS Browser has a flattened GUI, which is friendly to Windows users. For a better experience, use devices with a display resolution of 1280 x 1024 or higher.

Click  at the upper right corner and choose About OBS Browser to view the version, or check the online help documents.