QuickBooks 2019 System Requirements

While you are decided to upgrade your QuickBooks software to the latest upgrades available, it is important to ensure that you have the appropriate system requirements beforehand. This way you will be able to set up your software in a hassle-free way.

This article aims to provide you with the information required to make sure your computer software, hardware, and operating system meet up the minimum requirements for the existing version of QuickBooks.

QuickBooks 2019 Pro/Premier and Enterprise 19.0

Operating Systems:

  • Natively installed Windows 10 (all editions)
  • Natively installed Windows 8.1 (all editions)
  • Natively installed Windows 7 SP1 (all editions)
  • Windows Server 2008 R2 SP1, 2012 R2, 2016
  • 2011 Windows Server, Standard & Essentials
  • Database Servers:
  • Windows: Windows Server- 2016, 2012 R2, 2011, 2008 R2 SP1, Windows -10, 8.1 or 7 SP1 (only Enterprise and Professional editions).
  • Linux: while using QBES Database Server-only installation – Fedora 27, OpenSuse 42.3, Red Hat Enterprise 7 (RHEL 7.4)
  • Browser Requirement: Internet Explorer 11 (minimum 32-bit)
  • Hardware & Operating system requirements (server and client)
  • Processor: minimum 2.4 GHz
  • RAM: minimum 4GB, 8GB suggested
  • Server RAM: 1-5 Users: 8GB RAM; 10 Users: 12GB RAM; 15 Users: 16GB RAM; 20 Users: 20+GB RAM
  • Disk space: 2.5GB of disk space (additional required for data files),Additional software: 60MB for Microsoft .NET 4.6 Runtime, provided on the QuickBooks CD
  • Windows: US version of Windows for US QuickBooks software, Canadian version of Windows (for Canadian QuickBooks software)
  • Optical Drive: 4X DVD-ROM drive necessary for CD installations (unless QuickBooks has been downloaded from the Intuit server)
  • Screen Resolution: Optimized for 1280×1024 or higher. Supports one Workstation Monitor, along with 2 or more extended monitors.

QuickBooks for Mac 2019 (applies to US only)

Minimum system requirements

  • Minimum macOS 10.12 (Sierra); supported by macOS 10.14 (Mojave), macOS 10.13 (High Sierra).
  • Intel processor- suggested Core 2 Duo or more.
  • Multiuser Server: suggested Intel Core 2 Duo processor or higher to run the server.
  • 2 GB RAM (suggested 4 GB RAM).
  • 250 MB disk space.
  • Internet connection or CD/DVD drives for downloaded installation.
  • Printer: Macintosh-compatible for printing invoices, deposit slips, checks, mailing labels, purchase orders, graphs or reports.
  • Checks: required Intuit Checks for printing checks.
  • Required Product registration.

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  1. What types of software are compatible with QuickBooks for Mac 2019?

    The software that support are mentioned according to their types:

    ? Payroll- The top pay for Aatrix and Intuit QuickBooks Payroll for Mac
    ? Export- Using MS Excel 2016 or above, Apple numbers v3.5, or Mac Office 365
    ? Payment- It is done via credit or debit card using Intuit Merchant Service
    ? File conversion- In Mac, it support one-way conversion for file conversion
    ? Emailing- It required MS Outlook 2016 or above with Mac Office 365 or Apple Mail.

  2. What Mac applications do it support?

    You can easily synchronize the applications like contacts, messages, or calendar with your QuickBooks Mac 2019 account.

  3. What about software compatibility with Windows?

    The software that compatible with QuickBooks Desktop 2019 are:-

    ? Microsoft Office 2010 and above along with Office 365 also
    ? Adobe Acrobat Reader
    ? Mails- Gmail, Hotmail, Yahoo email, AOL, and Windows Mail
    ? Turbo Tax 2018
    ? Quicken 2016 onwards
    ? Internet Explorer 11
    ? Payroll and many other features
    ? Pro Series Tax years 2016 and 2017.

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