Windows 10 and Sage Software

Windows 10 is the latest version of Microsoft's operating system released on 29 July 2015.

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If you use Sage 50 Accounts and have recently upgraded to a Windows 10 computer, you may also need to upgrade your version of Sage 50 Accounts.

Tip: For help navigating in Windows 10, please refer to article 29847.

To help you understand the compatibility of our software with Windows 10, we've the following information.

Sage Accounts

Future versions

We'll fully test and support future versions of Sage Accounts on all operating systems supported by Microsoft, including Windows 10.

Current versions

Tip: If you aren't sure what your version number is, you can check it in your software in Help > About.

New installations of Sage Accounts

If you're installing Sage Accounts for the first time after installing Windows 10, the following versions are fully tested and supported:

  • Sage 50 Accounts v25
  • Sage 50 Accounts v24
  • Sage 50 Accounts v23
  • Sage 50 Accounts v22
  • Sage 50 Accounts v21

Existing installations of Sage 50 Accounts

If you have Sage 50 Accounts 2013 (v19) or above installed on your computer and you upgrade to Windows 10, your software is still supported. However, if you have any issues you may need to reinstall your software.

Sage 50 Accounts 2012 (v18) and below is not supported on Windows 10.

Sage Instant Accounts

Future versions

Sage 50 Accounts Essentials (formerly Sage Instant Accounts) is fully tested and supported on Windows 10. Please refer to Sage 50 Accounts for future versions.

Current versions

Tip: If you aren't sure what your version number is, you can check it in your software in Help > About.

New installations of Sage Accounts

If you're installing Sage Accounts for the first time after installing Windows 10, the following versions are fully tested and supported:

  • Sage Instant Accounts v21
  • Sage Instant Accounts 2014 (v20)
  • Sage Instant Accounts 2013 (v19)

Existing installations of Sage Instant Accounts

If you have Sage Instant Accounts 2013 (v19) or above installed on your computer and you upgrade to Windows 10, your software is still supported. However, if you have any issues you may need to reinstall your software.

Sage Instant Accounts 2012 (v18) and below is not supported on Windows 10.

Sage 50 Payroll

Future versions

We'll fully test and support future versions of Sage 50 Payroll on all operating systems supported by Microsoft, including Windows 10.

Current versions

Tip: If you aren't sure what your version number is, you can check it in your software in Help > About.

Sage 50 Payroll v23 for the 2017/2018 tax year is fully tested and supported on Windows 10. If you need to use an earlier version of Sage 50 Payroll, we can support you processing in your software, however, there may be issues that we can’t support you with.

Sage Instant Payroll

Future versions

We'll fully test and support future versions of Sage Instant Payroll on all operating systems supported by Microsoft, including Windows 10.

Current versions

Tip: If you aren't sure what your version number is, you can check it in your software in Help > About.

Sage Instant Payroll v15 for the 2017/2018 tax year is fully tested and supported on Windows 10. If you need to install an earlier version of Sage Instant Payroll, we can support you processing in your software, however, there might be issues that we can’t support you with. We therefore may be limited in what we can do.

Sage 50 P11D

The current version, Sage 50 P11D v22, has been fully tested on Windows 10 and is supported.

We'll fully test and support future versions of Sage 50 P11D on all operating systems supported by Microsoft, including Windows 10.

Tip: If you aren't sure what your version number is, you can check it in your software in Help > About.

Sage 50 P11D v20 and below were released before Windows 10. We can support you processing in your software, however, there may be issues that we can’t support you with.

Sage 50 HR

Sage 50 HR v4 and below were released before Windows 10. We can support you processing in your software, however, there may be issues that we can’t support you with. We therefore may be limited in what we can do.

Sage 50 Forecasting

Sage 50 Forecasting was released before Windows 10. We can support you processing in your software, however, there may be issues that we can’t support you with. We therefore may be limited in what we can do.

Sage Job Costing

Sage Job Costing was released before Windows 10 and has had limited testing on this new operating system. We can support you processing in your software, however, there may be issues that we can’t support you with. We therefore may be limited in what we can do.

Sage Practice

For more details on Windows 10 support for Sage Practice software, please refer to article 34047.

Sage Accounts

Future versions

We'll fully test and support future versions of Sage Accounts on all operating systems supported by Microsoft, including Windows 10.

Current versions

Tip: If you aren't sure what your version number is, you can check it in your software in Help > About.

New installations of Sage Accounts

If you're installing Sage Accounts for the first time after installing Windows 10, the following versions are fully tested and supported:

  • Sage 50 Accounts v23
  • Sage 50 Accounts v22
  • Sage 50 Accounts v21
  • Sage 50 Accounts v20
  • Sage 50 Accounts v19

Existing installations of Sage 50 Accounts

If you have Sage 50 Accounts 2013 (v19) or above installed on your computer and you upgrade to Windows 10, your software is still supported. However, if you have any issues you may need to reinstall your software.

Sage 50 Accounts 2012 (v18) and below is not supported on Windows 10.

Sage Instant Accounts

We'll fully test and support future versions of Sage Instant Accounts on all operating systems supported by Microsoft, including Windows 10.

Current versions

Tip: If you aren't sure what your version number is, you can check it in your software in Help > About.

New installations of Sage Accounts

If you're installing Sage Accounts for the first time after installing Windows 10, the following versions are fully tested and supported:

  • Sage Instant Accounts v21
  • Sage Instant Accounts 2014 (v20)
  • Sage Instant Accounts 2013 (v19)

Existing installations of Sage Instant Accounts

If you have Sage Instant Accounts 2013 (v19) or above installed on your computer and you upgrade to Windows 10, your software is still supported. However, if you have any issues you may need to reinstall your software.

Sage Instant Accounts 2012 (v18) and below is not supported on Windows 10.

Sage 50 Payroll

Future versions

We'll fully test and support future versions of Sage 50 Payroll on all operating systems supported by Microsoft, including Windows 10.

Current versions

Tip: If you aren't sure what your version number is, you can check it in your software in Help > About.

Sage 50 Payroll v23 for the 2017/2018 tax year is fully tested and supported on Windows 10. If you need to use an earlier version of Sage 50 Payroll, we can support you processing in your software, however, there may be issues that we can’t support you with. We therefore may be limited in what we can do.

Sage Instant Payroll

Future versions

We'll fully test and support future versions of Sage Instant Payroll on all operating systems supported by Microsoft, including Windows 10.

Current versions

Tip: If you aren't sure what your version number is, you can check it in your software in Help > About.

Sage Instant Payroll v15 for the 2017/2018 tax year is fully tested and supported on Windows 10. If you need to install an earlier version of Sage Instant Payroll, we can support you processing in your software, however, there might be issues that we can’t support you with. We therefore may be limited in what we can do.

Sage 50 P11D

The current version, Sage 50 P11D v22, has been fully tested on Windows 10 and is supported.

We'll fully test and support future versions of Sage 50 P11D on all operating systems supported by Microsoft, including Windows 10.

Tip: If you aren't sure what your version number is, you can check it in your software in Help > About.

Sage 50 P11D v20 and below were released before Windows 10. We can support you processing in your software, however, there may be issues that we can’t support you with.

Sage 50 HR

Sage 50 HR v4 and below were released before Windows 10. We can support you processing in your software, however, there may be issues that we can’t support you with. We therefore may be limited in what we can do.

Sage 50 Forecasting

Sage 50 Forecasting was released before Windows 10. We can support you processing in your software, however, there may be issues that we can’t support you with. We therefore may be limited in what we can do.

Sage Job Costing

Sage Job Costing was released before Windows 10 and has had limited testing on this new operating system. We can support you processing in your software, however, there may be issues that we can’t support you with. We therefore may be limited in what we can do.

Sage Practice

For more details on Windows 10 support for Sage Practice software, please refer to article 34047.