Quicken System Requirements

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Before you begin 

If you are attempting to install Quicken and receive an error advising that your system does not meet the minimum requirements, see this FAQ

 

If you want to use Quicken or Quicken Mobile, you'll need a computer system or device that meets the minimum requirements below:

 

Windows (US & Canada)

2018/2019 Release (Subscription)

  • Computer: 1 GHz or higher
  • Operating System:
    • Windows 7 
    • Windows 8 & 8.1 
    • Windows 10. Not compatible with Windows 10 in S mode. For more information about S mode, click here
  • Memory: Minimum 1 GB RAM
  • Hard Disk Space: Minimum 450 MB free disk space; 1.5 GB if .NET is not installed
  • Monitor: 1024x768 or higher screen resolution, 1280x1024 minimum for Large Fonts settings
  • Internet Connection: High-speed internet connection recommended for product download and use of online services 
  • Online access is required for activation

Additional software:

  • Microsoft .NET 4.6 or newer (Quicken installer will install .NET if it's not already installed on the system)

Quicken 2017

  • Computer: 1 GHz or higher
  • Operating System: 
    • Windows 7 (32- and 64-bit)
    • Windows 8 & 8.1 (32- and 64-bit)
    • Windows 10 (32- and 64-bit). Not compatible with Windows 10 in S mode. For more information about S mode, click here
  • Memory: 1 GB RAM or higher
  • Hard Disk Space: Up to 450 MB free space, up to 1.5 GB if .NET not installed
  • Monitor: 1024x768 or higher resolution; 1280x1024 for large fonts
  • CD-ROM Drive: Double speed (4X or higher recommended for multimedia) if installing from disk
  • Internet Connection: 56 kbps modem or higher (high-speed internet recommended for product download and online services)
  • Printer: Printers compatible with Windows 7 or later
  • Online access is required for registration.

Additional software:

  • Microsoft .NET 4.0 or later (included in Quicken installer)
  • Windows Installer 3.1 (included in Quicken installer)
  • Internet Explorer 6.0 or later (included in Quicken installer)

 

Web & Mobile

Quicken on the Web

  • Supports the latest versions of Google Chrome, Microsoft Edge, Safari, and Firefox.
  • Internet Explorer is not supported.

iPhone iPod Touch, or iPad

Requires iOS 9 or higher.

Android mobile and tablet

OS 4.4 or newer.

Kindle devices

No longer compatible.

Windows Phone and Blackberry

Not compatible at this time.

 

Mac

2018/2019 Release (Subscription)

  • Computer: Intel Based Macintosh
  • Operating Systems: Mac OS X 10.11 (El Capitan), 10.12 (Sierra), 10.13 (High Sierra), 10.14 (Mojave), or newer
  • Display: 1280x800 or greater
  • Internet Connection: Broadband
  • Online access is required for activation

Quicken for Mac 2017

  • Computer: Intel Based Macintosh
  • Operating Systems: Mac OS X 10.10 (Yosemite), 10.11 (El Capitan), 10.12 (Sierra), 10.13 (High Sierra), 10.14 (Mojave), or newer
  • Memory: 256 MB RAM or greater
  • Hard Disk Space: 100 MB
  • More memory and hard drive space may be required for large data files
  • Display: 1280x800, 1366x768 or greater
  • Internet Connection: Broadband
  • Online access is required for registration.

To view your system's specifications:

Windows

  1. Right-click the Start icon.
  2. Select System.

Quicken System Requirements

Mac

  1. Click the Apple icon.
  2. Select About This Mac.

Quicken System Requirements

 

Issues installing Quicken?

  • Make sure your operating system is on the latest release. 
  • It may be caused by your firewall or antivirus, you can find more information here.
  • if you see an error advising you that your system doesn't meet the minimum requirements, click here

Note: Microsoft has discontinued support for Windows XP and Vista. This includes security updates that protect users' information. Due to this change, we will no longer support the use of Quicken on Windows XP or Vista. While Quicken may still function on Windows XP and Vista without issue, we cannot provide assistance if a problem occurs. 

Disclaimer: We reserve the right to modify or discontinue the supported versions, services, or program features if necessary due to changes in hardware or software that our products run on, or for other reasons.

 

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