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System Requirements for QuickBooks Desktop

System Requirements

System requirement for QuickBooks Desktop 2017 and Enterprise Solution 17.0

Operating System Supported:

  • Windows 10
  • Windows 8.1
  • Windows 7SP1
  • Windows Server 2012 R2, Windows Server 2008 R2 SP1

Data Servers:

  • Windows
  • Linux

Hardware and Operating System requirements

  • 2.4 GHz processor minimum
  • 4 GB RAM minimum, 8GB RAM Recommended
  • 4x DVD-ROM drive
  • Internet access

Compatibility of Software

  • Microsoft 2016
  • Mozilla Thunderbird Email Client
  • QuickBooks Point of Sale 2015 V12.0, V11.0 , V10.0
  • Adobe Acrobat Reader
  • TurboTax 2015 and 2014
  • Lacerte 2015 and 2014
  • Pro-Series tax years 2015 and 2014
  • QuickBooks for Mac 2016
  • Gmail, Yahoo Email, Outlook
  • Internet Explorer 11

Compatibility for Firewall and antivirus software

Below are the firewall and antivirus products where Quickbooks Desktop Pro/Premier 2017 and Enterprise 17.0 have been tested:

  • Windows Server Firewall
  • Windows 8.1 Firewall
  • Windows 7 Firewall
  • Microsoft Security Essentials
  • Avast
  • AVG
  • Symantec
  • ESET
  • Avira
  • Kaspersky
  • McAfee
  • Bitdefender
  • Malwarebytes

Download QuickBooks

Users who have purchased QuickBooks software can download and install it from their particular downloads and updates page.

Install QuickBooks

Troubleshoot installation issues

By using QBInstall tool, users can fix common installation errors. Users can run the ‘QuickBooks Install Diagnostic Tool to fix common errors. Some of the common errors include:

  • 1603
  • 1935
  • 1904
  • 1402
  • Errors relating to damaged Microsoft .NET Framework
  • Errors relating to damaged MSXML and C++

Register QuickBooks

  • By pressing the F2 key on your computer, you can check if your QuickBooks desktop is register or not.
  • To the right of your license number, you can find your resignation status.
  • In case your QuickBooks is unregistered or not activated, you can choose activate QuickBooks Help menu

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