System requirements

Banana Accounting 9 is available for Windows, Mac and Linux. For optimal performance, we recommend the following system requirements:

Banana 9 for Windows

  • Windows 10, 8.1, 8
  • 180 MB of disk space
  • Internet connection to access the Templates and the Help function of the program
  • Windows 7 is supported up to version 9.0.3
  • See also the Windows page

Banana 9 for Mac OS X

  • Mac OSX 10.14, 10.13, 10.12
  • 180 MB of disk space
  • Internet connection to access the Templates and the Help function of the program
  • See also the Mac page

Banana 9 for Linux

  • Ubuntu 16.04 LTS or more recent versions,
    other supported distributions
  • 180 MB of disk space
  • Internet connection to access the Templates and the Help function of the program
  • See also Linux page

Banana Mobile for Android and Chrome OS

  • Available on Google Play Store
  • Version Android 4.2 or more recent
  • Banana Mobile for Android and Chrome OS have some limitations compared to the Desktop version.
  • See also Android page and  Chrome OS page

Banana Mobile for Apple iOS (iPhone and iPad)

  • Available on the Apple Store
  • Version iOS 8.4 or more recent
  • Banana Mobile for iOS has ome limitations compared to the Desktop version.
  • See also iOS page

Other information

  • The indicated disk space requirement depends on the amount of transactions and accounts used in the accounting file. 3 MB is an average space for an accounting file with 200 accounts and 2000 transactions.
  • There is no limitation to the number of files.
  • Files created with different versions (Windows, Mac, Linux, iOS, Android and Chrome OS) are interchangeable.
  • The software is a single user program, just like Excel. Only one person at a time can edit a file.
  • The Windows version can be installed on a server, and then be run on client computers.
  • The program can be used with Terminal Server or similar remote desktop technologies.
    Also see the Installing on a server or on a USB key page.

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