System Requirements For Sage 50 Accounts Improvements
The information below is based on the article on the Sage website.
System Operating Systems: No change to current content beyond changing the content of the note.
Office integration: Some features of Sage 50 Accounts interact with and requirement install of Microsoft Office.
These features include:
Emailing invoices and reports
Exporting report and screen lists to excel
The information in the section below relates to the use of these features.
Office 365 32-bit – desktop version only
Note: To check if it’s the desktop version, Control Panel > Program > Default Programs > Set your default programs > check if Microsoft Outlook is the desktop version.
Office 2016 32-bit edition
Office 2013 32-bit edition
Office 2010 32-bit edition*
Note: Microsoft Office 2007 and 2010 are no longer supported by Microsoft, therefore we’re limited in the support we can offer. We can help with basic steps, however, if these don’t work, you should upgrade your software to a more recent version.
* Not compatible with Office 2010 32-bit starter edition
The Sage 50c version of Sage 50 Accounts offers additional functionality delivered via Office 365. These features require Office 365 Business Essentials or Business Premium subscriptions.
The section below confirms the requirements for each element of Sage 50c: Sage Intelligence: Excel desktop edition 2013 or 2016 / Excel online Sage Contact: Outlook desktop edition 2013 or 2016 / Outlook online (accessed via browser)
Note: Sage Contact does not currently support the native IOS Outlook applications for iPhone and iPad.
Internet Connection: A broadband Internet connection is essential to keep your Sage software up to date and to take full advantage of features such as Sage Drive and synchronise data with Office 365.
Recommended minimum download speed: 4Mbps
Recommended minimum upload speed: 2Mbps
Sage Intelligence and Sage Contact make of online features of Office 365 and therefore require the “high-speed internet connection” specified by Microsoft for the use of online features.
Antivirus: No change
Internet Browser: Internet Explorer version 10 or above unless listed below:
Using Sage Intelligence and Excel online required Internet Explorer version 11 or above.
Note: If you’re using Windows Vista, Internet Explorer 10 is not supported. Because of this, some features in Sage 50 Accounts that use Internet Explorer may not work correctly. For example, Help > About
Microsoft.Net: No change
Mobile Apps: Sage 50 Accounts Tracker app: To use Sage 50 Accounts Tracker you need an iPhone 4 or above running iOS 7 or above, or a phone running Android v4 (Ice Cream Sandwich) and above.
Sage 50 Accounts Mobile Sales app: To use Sage 50 Mobile Sales, you need an iPad Mini or iPad 2 and above running iOS7 and above, or a tablet running Android v4 (Ice Cream Sandwich) or v5 (Lollipop).
Sage Capture app: iPhone 5 or above. IOS 9 or later
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