Sage 300 Version 2017 Compatibility Guide

Many customers have asked us about the compatibility requirements of Sage 300 Version 2017.  We hope you find this document useful in your evaluation of the Sage 300 platform.

Here are some key features in the Sage 300 Version 2017 Compatibility Guide


  • Unlisted platforms not supported
  • Product updates and program fixes
  • Compatibility with third-party programs
  • Checking hardware compatibility
  • Implementation scenarios

Sage 300 2017 compatibility

  • All environments
  • Virtual environments
  •  Citrix environments

Database platforms and operating systems

  • Database server operating systems
  • Sage 300 application server operating systems
  • Workstation operating systems

Sage 300c Web Screens requirements

  • Server requirements
  • Web browser requirements

Sage 300 Portal requirements

  • Server requirements
  • Web browser requirements

Hardware requirements

  • Recommended configurations
  • Recommended hardware specifications
  •  Hardware notes

Software end-to-end compatibility matrix

Overview of the guide

The information in this Compatibility Guide (formerly the Supported Platform Matrix) applies specifically to Sage 300 2017 Standard, Advanced, and Premium editions.

This document is intended to cover information regarding the compatibility of various operating systems with Sage 300 2017. You should assume that any operating system not listed in this document is not compatible with the current version of Sage 300.

Before installing Sage 300 2017, review this guide and the following documents:

  • Upgrade Guide
  • Installation and Administration Guide
  • Release Notes

Unlisted platforms not supported
Sage Customer Support Services provide support for Sage 300 only on the platforms listed as supported in this document.

You can submit requests to support additional operating systems, as well as your suggestions for enhancing the product, to the Sage 300 Ideas website at

Product updates and program fixes

Current product updates are available for download from If a product update is available, install the latest product updates for Sage 300 after program installation is complete.

Program fixes will continue to be available for the current version of the software as needed and according to a planned release schedule. Note that some program fixes are only available as hotfixes, and should be installed only if you are experiencing the specific problems they address.

Compatibility with third-party programs

If you also use third-party applications or enhancements, always contact the developer of the third-party product to verify compatibility before installing any product updates or program fixes.

Checking hardware compatibility

Incompatible hardware can cause problems such as data corruption. Verify that all hardware you use to run Sage 300 is compatible with your operating system. For more information, refer to the applicable Hardware Compatibility List at

About Sage 300

Sage 300 ERP, formerly known as Accpac, has origins going back over 30 years to 1976, when the company was known as the Basic Software Group. The product was founded in Vancouver by Don Thomson, Ted Comfoltey, Keith Wales, and Norm Francis.

About Caron Business Solutions

We focus on helping companies achieve the next level of performance through deployment of the right-fit solutions from Sage. Our services include needs assessment, solution design, user training, go-live assistance and support. We have offices in Vancouver and the Lower Mainland, and in Kelowna, BC.

For more about Caron Business Solutions and Sage 300, see Unify Your Business With Sage 300 (formerly Accpac).