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authorKai Koehne <>2016-02-22 13:56:00 +0100
committerJani Heikkinen <>2016-02-25 16:26:49 +0000
commitae99405b472babf07b21040444efbdee55a387e9 (patch)
parent500d45df0ff57636131a1474de59805d63d6cde2 (diff)
Doc: Mention target platform limitations
In particular that Windows XP is not supported. Task-number: QTBUG-49900 Change-Id: Ib487ac6efac81a08c2d6fd20e6768561878d9020 Reviewed-by: Michael BrĂ¼ning <> Reviewed-by: Leena Miettinen <>
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diff --git a/src/webengine/doc/src/qtwebengine-platform-notes.qdoc b/src/webengine/doc/src/qtwebengine-platform-notes.qdoc
index 1ab1843ca..23929cfd1 100644
--- a/src/webengine/doc/src/qtwebengine-platform-notes.qdoc
+++ b/src/webengine/doc/src/qtwebengine-platform-notes.qdoc
@@ -31,6 +31,19 @@
\brief Contains information about issues that are specific to the Qt WebEngine module.
+ \section1 Target Platforms
+ Qt WebEngine does try to support all \l{Supported Platforms} of Qt. However, due to
+ different requirements of Chromium this is not always possible. Known limitations are:
+ \list
+ \li Qt WebEngine currently supports only Windows, Linux, and OS X.
+ \li On Windows, Qt WebEngine only supports Windows Vista or newer as target platform.
+ Due to use of newer API in Chromium, Windows XP is not supported. WinRT is
+ not supported, either.
+ \endlist
\section1 Building Qt WebEngine from Source
The requirements for building Qt 5 modules from source are listed separately for each supported