For persons accessing the Roche network from the internet, strong authentication is required. Strong authentication is a multifactor authentication that combines what you know (password of your Roche account) with what you have (your Roche ID Grid Card).

Roche Account

For security reasons, you must change your Roche Password the first time you access RANGE. Later on you can change your password at any time by accessing the Password Change Utility in the RANGE application menu. If you have forgotten your password, please contact your local servicedesk.

Roche ID Grid Card

You need to activate your Roche ID Grid Card before it can be used to access RANGE.

Activate Your Roche ID Grid Card

To access Roche applications via RANGE you need:

Operating System

Desirable: Windows 7 SP1 32/64 bits

Web Browser

Desirable: Internet Explorer 10.0 or 11.0

It is recommended to add * and * as trusted site to resolve problems based on security settings in your Web browser.


Sun JRE 6 and JRE 7

Java support is required to ensure full functionality while working within RANGE


Citrix Receiver 3.3

Citrix support is required to ensure full functionality of Citrix-hosted Roche applications.

This page contains key technical information about your client. If you are having problems signing in to a RANGE gateway with your Roche credentials (USERID, ID GRID Card) or accessing a Roche application, please copy the information on this page and send it to your local service-desk.

Operating System
Web Browser