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Dynamics GP System Requirements

Before purchasing or implementing your new accounting/ enterprise resource planning system, make sure your current hardware and software are compatible with Dynamics GP.  See below for the latest Dynamics GP system requirements.

 

Client Machine Requirements

Item Requirements
32 bit 64 bit
Operating System
  • Microsoft Windows 10 Professional Edition
  • Microsoft Windows 10 Enterprise Edition
  • Microsoft Windows 8 & 8.1 Professional Edition
  • Microsoft Windows 8 & 8.1 Ultimate Edition
  • Microsoft Windows 8 & 8.1 Enterprise Edition
  • Microsoft Windows 10 Professional Edition
  • Microsoft Windows 10 Enterprise Edition
  • Microsoft Windows 8 & 8.1 Professional Edition
  • Microsoft Windows 8 & 8.1 Ultimate Edition
  • Microsoft Windows 8 & 8.1 Enterprise Edition
Processor 1 Dual Core Processor 2.6 GHz or higher

 

1 Dual Core Processor 2.6 GHz or higher

Available Hard Disk Space 2 GB or more on the system root 2 GB or more on the system root
Minimum Available RAM 2GB or more 2GB or more
Network Card 1GB Ethernet 1GB Ethernet
Microsoft Office
  • Microsoft Office 2013 32bit & x64
  • Microsoft Office 2016 32bit & x64
  • Microsoft Office 2019  32bit & x64 (18.2.1013 GP version or later)
  • Microsoft Office 2013 32bit & x64
  • Microsoft Office 2016 32bit & x64
  • Microsoft Office 2019  32bit & x64 (18.2.1013 GP version or later)
Web Browser
  • Internet Explorer 11.0  – Desktop Mode Only
  • Edge

 

  • Internet Explorer 11.0  – Desktop Mode Only
  • Edge

 

ODBC Driver
  • SQL Server Native Client 10.0
  • SQL Server Native Client 11.0**
  • SQL Server Native Client 10.0
  • SQL Server Native Client 11.0**

 

Adobe Adobe X Adobe X
Virtual Environments Supported (Optional) ***
    Hardware Virtualization
  • Windows Server 2019 Hyper-V  (18.2.1013 GP version or later)
  • Windows Server 2016 Hyper-V
  • Windows Server 2012 Hyper-V
  • Windows Server 2012 R2 Hyper-V

Software Virtualization

  • Microsoft Application Virtualization (App-V) 5.0
    Hardware Virtualization
  • Windows Server 2019 Hyper-V  (18.2.1013 GP version or later)
  • Windows Server 2016 Hyper-V
  • Windows Server 2012 Hyper-V
  • Windows Server 2012 R2 Hyper-V

Software Virtualization

  • Microsoft Application Virtualization (App-V) 5.0

Notes:

* 1. If using Office x64, the server type in System Preferences
(Microsoft Dynamics GP | Tools | System | Setup | System
Preferences) must be set to Exchange.
2. The Exchange server type only supports XPS and DOCX.
3. If using Office 32bit, the server type in System Preferences can
either be MAPI or Exchange

** A 32bit ODBC DSN is required for Microsoft Dynamics
GP

*** 1. A 32-bit ODBC DSN is required for Microsoft Dynamics GP on a 32-bit and
x64 machine.

2. When you deploy a system in a virtual environment, make sure that you have
sufficient hard disk space to avoid performance problems. Each computer that
you deploy in a virtual environment should meet or exceed the random access
memory (RAM) requirements and the hard disk space requirements.

 

Server and Other Requirements

 

The Dynamics GP server requirements vary depending on a variety of factors, including the number of Dynamics GP users you have, how many transactions you process on a daily basis, which of the Dynamics GP modules you use, and more.  Get additional details.

Have questions about Dynamics GP system requirements, or need to upgrade some of your hardware or software components?  We can help!  Give us a call at (336) 315-3935 or use the form at the bottom of the page to get in touch.

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