Is it ok to remove MS Silverlight? Please confirm that Web Viewer 12.1 does not require MS Silverlight on the server
Release : 12.1
Component : OUTPUT MANAGEMENT WEB VIEWER FOR ALL PLATFORMS
OK to go ahead and remove Silverlight. Broadcom has nothing listed in our Web Viewer Supportability Matrix for it, and Broadcom Sustaining Engineering (SE) also didn't see any reason why removing Silverlight would impact Web Viewer.
Microsoft Silverlight is a discontinued application framework designed for writing and running rich web applications, similar to Adobe's runtime, Adobe Flash. A plugin for Silverlight is still available for a few browsers. - Wikipedia
Silverlight is a powerful development tool for creating engaging, interactive user experiences for Web and mobile applications. Silverlight is a free plug-in, powered by the .NET framework and compatible with multiple browsers, devices and operating systems, bringing a new level of interactivity wherever the Web works. - Microsoft