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Sage 50 CA 2021 System Requirements

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Summary

Sage, 50, CA, 2021, System, Requirements

Minimum requirements


First Step

Conversion: Sage 50 First Step Accounting 2018 and earlier users will only be able to upgrade and convert data to later releases of Sage 50 Pro Accounting or Sage 50 Premium Accounting.

Pro and Premium

Sage 50 Pro Accounting 2021 and Sage 50 Premium Accounting 2021 System Requirements

  • Processor operating at 1.0 GHz or higher (2.0 GHz recommended)
  • 4 GB RAM. Recommended 8 GB RAM
  • 4 GB hard disk space (additional 1 GB needed for installation)
  • Latest version of Internet Explorer
  • Microsoft® supported version of Windows 8.1, or Windows 10 (with the latest updates from Microsoft)
  • 256-colour or higher SVGA monitor, minimum resolution of 1024 x 768
  • CD-ROM drive
  • Forms that can be sent by email require MAPI or SMTP compliant email client, Internet connection, and email service
  • Word and Excel integration requires 32-bit versions of Microsoft Word and Microsoft Excel 2010, 2013, or 2016
  • Sage 50 Cloud integration to Microsoft 365 (formerly Office 365) requires Microsoft 365 Business Standard
  • Multiuser (Premium and higher) optimized for Windows 8.1 and Windows 10. Dedicated server recommended: Windows Server 2019, Windows Server 2016, Windows Server 2012, Windows Server 2012 R2. Recommended 16 GB RAM for dedicated server
  • Terminal Services: Windows Server 2019, Windows Server 2016, Windows Server 2012, Windows Server 2012 R2. Recommended 16 GB RAM
  • High speed Internet connection (for subscribed Sage online services, for example, Remote Data Access)

Conversion: Converts all data from previous versions of Sage 50 starting with Sage 50 Accounting Release 2014.0. However, it is not possible to convert to a lower-level version or edition. To convert data from an older version, contact Sage Customer Support.

Quantum and Accountant Edition

Sage 50 Quantum Accounting 2021 and Sage 50 Accountant Edition 2021 System Requirements

  • Processor operating at 2.0 GHz or higher (Multiple-core processor operating at 2.33 GHz recommended)
  • 4 GB RAM. Recommended 8 GB RAM
  • 4 GB hard disk space (additional 1 GB needed for installation)
  • Latest version of Internet Explorer
  • Microsoft® supported version of Windows 8.1, or Windows 10 (with the latest updates from Microsoft)
  • 256-colour or higher SVGA monitor, minimum resolution of 1024 x 768
  • CD-ROM drive
  • Forms that can be sent via email require MAPI or SMTP compliant email client, Internet connection, and email service
  • Word and Excel integration requires 32-bit versions of Microsoft Word and Microsoft Excel 2010, 2013, or 2016
  • Sage 50 Cloud integration to Microsoft 365 (formerly Office 365) requires Microsoft 365 Business Standard
  • Multi-user (Premium and higher) optimized for Windows 8.1 and Windows 10. Dedicated server recommended: Windows Server 2019, Windows Server 2016, Windows Server 2012, Windows Server 2012 R2. Recommended 16 GB RAM for dedicated server
  • Terminal Services: Windows Server 2019, Windows Server 2016, Windows Server 2012, Windows Server 2012 R2 Recommended 16 GB RAM
  • High speed Internet connection (for subscribed Sage online services, for example, Remote Data Access)

Conversion: Converts all data from previous versions of Sage 50 starting with Sage 50 Accounting Release 2014.0. However, it is not possible to convert to a lower-level version or edition. To convert data from an older version, contact Sage Customer Support.


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