SYSTEM REQUIREMENTS 2020.1

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Recommended System Configuration

 • 2.4 GHz processor (Intel Core i3 and higher) for single user and multiple users

 • 4 GB of RAM for single user and 8 GB for multiple users 

Minimum System Requirements

• 2.0 GHz processor for single user and multiple users 

• 4 GB of RAM for single user and multiple users 

• Windows® 7, or Windows 8.1 or Windows 10 (version 1709 and higher) with the latest updates from Microsoft installed 

• 1 GB of disk space for installation 

• Installation of Internet Explorer 11.0 is required (version 11.0 and higher with Sage Payroll           Solutions, Sage Payments Solutions and other Connected Services integration); Google   Chrome and Microsoft Edge web browsers are supported when accessing available Connected Services outside of the product 

• Microsoft®.NET Framework 4.7.2, including DirectX Dependency for .NET; requires an additional 280 MB to 850 MB 

• At least high-color (16-bit) SVGA video; Minimum Resolution: 1280x800, Preferred Resolution: 1440x900 or higher; small fonts/DPI settings required 

• All online features/services require Internet access 

Integration/compatibility requirements

 • Excel®, Outlook®, and Word integration requires Microsoft Excel, Outlook, and Word 2007, 2010, 2013 or 2016 

• Office 365 Integration – Requires Office 365 Business Premium or Enterprise Editions 

• Printers supported by Windows 7, Windows 8 or Windows 10 

• In-product demos require Adobe® Flash® Player 11 or greater (version 18 or higher strongly recommended) 

• Adobe® Reader® 11.0 and higher 

Multiuser

• Multiuser environments are supported in Sage 50 Premium Accounting and higher 

• Multiuser mode is optimized for Windows Server 2008 R2, Windows Server 2012 R2 (requires installation of KB3118401), Windows Server 2016 and Windows 2019 client-server networks; Windows 7, Windows 8.1 or Windows 10 peer-to-peer networks 

• A maximum of five licensed named users is allowed for Sage 50 Premium Accounting and up to 40 named users for Sage 50 Quantum Accounting; a named user account is granted a license when selected in the user maintenance screen 

• 2 GB of disk space for installation of components on server 

Terminal Services

• Windows Server 2008 R2, Windows Server 2012 R2 (requires installation of KB3118401), Windows Server 2016 or Windows Server 2019 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 users for Sage 50 Premium Accounting or up to 40 named users for Sage 50 Quantum Accounting

• Terminal Server requires additional memory when more than one user is running under Windows Terminal Services 

Others

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