Technical Requirements

Please follow this guide of the technical requirements for installing Sage 50 Accounts.  We do recommend that you get in touch with us first to discuss your requirements, to ensure Sage 50 Accounts operates in an efficient environment. 

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Sage 50 Accounts - System Requirements


Sage recommend  4GB RAM, 2 Ghz processor, 5GB disk space, 1 Gbps Ethernet network, screen resolution between 1024x768 and 1920x1080 with max. DPI 125%

We recommend  min 4GB RAM and Intel i5 processor, we also have a preference for SSD hard drives for clients with large databases.

Sage should not be used over WiFi.

Internet speed (for SageDrive and 50c apps.  4 Mbps download, 2 Mbps upload speed


Operating Systems:

Windows 64 bit 10, 8.1, 7

Windows Server 2016, 2012, 2012 R2, 2008, 200 R2 - NOT Small Business Server (SBS)

Office Integration


Sage 50 c v23

Sage 50 Accounts offers additional functionality using Office 365.  These features require an Office 365 Business Premium subscription.  Sage 50c is only supported with Office 2013 and 2016

Sage 50 (non-c) v23
Sage 50 (non c) has all the new features of the desktop software, the only bits missing from "c" are the online office integration and the capture app.

Sage state that they have partial compatibility of 64 bit Office, but really recommend 32 bit as they have found it more reliable.

For additional compatibility recommendations including Anti-virus please view this article.


Note:  Please ensure all the latest Microsoft Updates are installed



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