New versions of AccountRight are designed to give you more time saving features, help you stay on top of your obligations, keep your data safe and fix things that didn't go to plan (okay, fix the bugs). And, if you're working online, you need the latest version of AccountRight to get the best online experience and performance.
Looking for an older version? See our software downloads page.
Upgrading from a classic AccountRight version (v19 or earlier)? Learn how to upgrade to the new AccountRight .
Are you on the latest version?
Check the Welcome window when
Look at the AccountRight desktop shortcut
Go to Help > About MYOB AccountRight
If you've installed the latest update but your version is different to what's shown above, or you're still getting an update message, it's likely you're opening your previous version. Look for the 2018.4.1 shortcut on your desktop.
Get the latest version
You need an AccountRight subscription to use the latest version of AccountRight. If your business has a subscription, then anyone you invite to work on your company file can also install and use the latest version.
Follow the instructions below to install the PC Edition (which is what most businesses use). If you need the:
- Server Edition (that is, you work offline and share your file on a local network), see To install the Server Edition below
- MSI installer (for example, you have terminal server or roaming profile network setup), see To update using the MSI installer below.
To install the PC Edition
Use Google Chrome to download the installation file (download Chrome here). We've seen cases where other browsers, like Internet Explorer, can remove the '.exe' file extension of downloaded files. What browser am I currently using?
- Click Download and save the installation file to your computer.
- Double-click the downloaded file to start the installation.
- When you're done, you can delete the installation file.
See it in action
Having trouble downloading or installing AccountRight? Some antivirus software can interrupt software downloads and installation. Try temporarily disabling your antivirus software and enable it again after installing. For more information, see Installation troubleshooting.
Updating AccountRight on multiple computers?If you work on a company file on more than one computer, ensure you install updates on each computer before upgrading your company file.
Instructions for other AccountRight editions
Not sure which edition to install? See Which AccountRight installation should I choose?
To install the Server Edition
Click Download to install the latest version of Server Edition (AccountRight subscription is required) . Once you've saved the installer to your computer, double-click it to install the new AccountRight version. When you open the company file in the new version you'll be prompted to update the company file. Now you’re up to date.
If you have a terminal server, or roaming profile network setup, you can choose to administer AccountRight using the MSI installer. More information about this option is available from the AccountRight MSI installation instructions.
Click Download to install the latest version using the MSI installer (AccountRight subscription is required).
Keep AccountRight up to date
When an update is released, you’ll be prompted to update when you open your company file. You'll also see the Update now reminder in your command centre.
While you can't dismiss this reminder, you can keep working and click Update now when it's convenient. However, if you work online and don’t update for a while, you might be unable open your company file as your version is no longer supported online. In this case, you’ll need to update AccountRight to open your file. We email the primary contact for your AccountRight subscription 1-2 weeks before we end online support for a version, so keep an eye out (or just get in early!)
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