System Requirements

This article will provide detailed information about specific system requirements.

Software options

  • Remote
    Initial Setup & Configuration
  • Harmony Companion
    Harmony Elite
    Harmony Home Control
    Harmony Home Hub
    Harmony Pro
    Harmony Pro 2400
    Harmony Smart Control
    Harmony Smart Keyboard
    Harmony Ultimate
    Harmony Ultimate Home
    Harmony Ultimate Hub


    Use the Harmony app on iOS or Android phones or tablets.
    OR, set up from your computer using the MyHarmony desktop software*.

    Have an iPhone 4, iPad 2 or earlier? The MyHarmony desktop software is also required for setup.

  • Smart Control Add-on
    Smart Keyboard Add-on

    Add to your existing Harmony setup using the Harmony app.
    Or, add to Harmony using the MyHarmony desktop software*.

*Harmony Hub users on macOS 10.15 or higher as well as Harmony Pro, and Harmony Pro 2400 users cannot use the MyHarmony desktop software.

Software options

  • Remote
    Initial Setup & Configuration
  • Harmony 200/300/350
    Harmony 600/650/700
    Harmony 950
    Harmony One+
    Harmony Touch
    Harmony Ultimate One

    Use the MyHarmony desktop software on a Mac or Windows computer.

* Product availability may differ for your region. View available products.

Software options

  • Remote
    Initial Setup & Configuration
  • Express

    Upgrade your existing Harmony using the Express app.
    iPhone 4, iPad 2 and earlier are not supported.

* Product availability may differ for your region. View available products.

Desktop software

Harmony Desktop Software Icon

This software runs from your Mac or Windows laptop or desktop computer allowing you to connect Harmony using a USB cable. Visit our downloads page to obtain a copy.

Harmony has migrated away from the MyHarmony website based setup; however your same username and password will work in the new desktop software.




System Requirements:

  • Intel Mac OS® X 10.11 or later.
    • IR remote users with Intel Mac OS® X 10.15 or later may use our latest software, available on our downloads page.
    • Hub-based remote users with Intel Mac OS® X 10.15 or later must use the Harmony mobile app.
    • Upgrading to 10.15 or higher? Come back and download the 64-bit version of our software once you do.
  • Windows® 7, Windows® 8, or Windows® 10.
    • Windows 8 users must launch the MyHarmony desktop software from their desktop.
    • Windows Surface devices with a USB port may work; however we recommend a laptop or desktop computer.
    • Windows 2000 and RT is not supported.
  • Chromebooks are not supported.
  • The desktop software requires a constant internet connection while in use.
  • A USB port is required to connect Harmony to your laptop or computer.
    • Avoid the use of USB hubs or USB ports on a docking station.
    • To prevent sync errors, connect the USB cable directly to your laptop or desktop computer.

Express app

Search for Harmony Express in the Google Play or iTunes app store.





Phone or Tablet

  • Apple:
    • iOS 8.0 or later is supported.
    • iPhone 4S or later, iPad (3rd generation) or later, iPad mini, iPad touch (5th generation or later).
  • Android:
    • OS 5.0 or later is supported.
    • Bluetooth 3.0 is required and is found on most phones.

Harmony app

Harmony app Icon

If your Harmony has a hub, then we recommend setting up using the Harmony app on your iOS or Android mobile device. Search for Harmony Control in iTunes or Harmony in Google Play.





Phone or Tablet

  • Apple:
    • iOS 9.0 or later is supported.
    • iPhone 4S or later, iPad (3rd generation) or later, iPad mini, iPad touch (5th generation or later).

  • Android:
    • OS 5.0 or later is supported.
    • Bluetooth 3.0 is required and is found on most phones.

Wi‑Fi

Harmony Ultimate Hub and Home Hub connect to your home network using Wi‑Fi. Harmony Hubs do not support ethernet cable connections.

  • Wi‑Fi 2.4GHz band is supported. (5GHz Wi‑Fi bands is not supported)
  • 802.11 g/n routers. (802.11 a/b is not supported)
  • WEP 64/128, WPA Personal and WPA2-AES encryption

UPnP does not have to be enabled for Harmony to discover and interact with your hub or blaster. However, it does need to be enabled for your hub or blaster to discover and properly work with other devices on your network. For example; Philips Hue, Sonos, Nest, or Roku.

Having trouble connecting to your home Wi‑Fi? Visit our support article: Wi‑Fi won't connect or frequently disconnects

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