Sage 50 2015 - requirements

System requirements

Recommended system configuration

  • 2.4 GHz processor for single user and multiple users
  • 1 GB of RAM for single user and 2 GB for multiple users

Minimum system requirements

  • 2.0 GHz processor for single user and multiple users
  • 1 GB of RAM for single user and multiple users
  • Windows Vista® SP1, Windows® 7, or Windows 8, with the latest updates from Microsoft installed
    • Note: Windows 10 not supported.
  • 1 GB of disk space for installation
  • Internet Explorer 7.0 required; Internet Explorer 8.0, 9.0, 10.0, and 11.0 supported
  • Microsoft®.NET Framework CLR 4.0; requires an additional 280 MB to 610 MB
  • At least high-color (16-bit) SVGA video; supports 1024×768 resolution with small fonts required
  • DVD-ROM
  • All online features/services require Internet access with at least a 56 Kbps modem

Integration/compatibility requirements

  • Excel®, Outlook®, and Word integration requires Microsoft Excel, Outlook, and Word 2007, 2010, or 2013
  • Outlook Sync supported in Exchange 2007 and 2010
  • Printers supported by Microsoft Vista, Windows 7, or Windows 8
  • In-product demos require Adobe® Flash® Player 8 or greater
  • Adobe® Reader® 9.0 required

Multiuser

  • Multiuser environments are supported in Sage 50 Premium Accounting and higher
  • Multiuser mode is optimized for Windows Server 2003, Windows Server 2008, or Windows Server 2012 client-server networks, and Windows Vista, Windows 7, or Windows 8 peer-to-peer networks
  • A maximum of five licensed named users is allowed for Sage 50 Premium Accounting and 40 named users for Sage 50Quantum Accounting; a named user account is granted a license when selected in the user maintenance screen
  • 1 GB of disk space for installation of components on server

Terminal Services

  • Windows Server 2003, Windows Server 2008, or Windows Server 2012 along with Remote Desktop Connection or Remote Desktop Web Connection client is required to run in a Windows Terminal Services environment; no more than 5 named usersfor Sage 50 Premium Accounting or 40 named users for Sage 50 Quantum Accounting
  • Terminal Server requires additional memory when more than one user is running under Windows Terminal Services

Other

  • Customer registration and acceptance of License Agreement for Sage 50 Accounting software products