Question related to a possible new computer to replace my ancient MAC

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Rick Bajackson

11 May, 2022 04:52 PM

I'm seriously considering buying a new Chromebase computer to replace my Mac. I've been using Moneydance for years now and would like to know if it will work on the Chromebase. Here's the Amazon link for the Chromebase.

https://www.amazon.com/HP-Chromebase-Processor-Touchscreen-22-aa0012/dp/B098DBHCMR/ref=sr_1_3?crid=XZKSTBA9G8ZA&keywords=hp+chromebase+21.5+inch+all-in-one+desktop&qid=1652021946&sprefix=chromebase%2Caps%2C467&sr=8-3

Thanks for the assist.

  1. Support Staff 1 Posted by Maddy on 12 May, 2022 12:53 PM

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    Hi Rick,
    Thank you for contacting Moneydance support.

    The steps for Installing Moneydance on ChromeOS are outlined in this article of the Knowledge Base.

    I hope this information is helpful. Please let us know if you have further questions or need more assistance.

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    Maddy, Infinite Kind Support

  2. 2 Posted by Rick Bajackson on 13 May, 2022 12:12 AM

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    I heard you when you replied to me as far as Chromebooks are concerned. However my question had to do with the new Chromebase. Please let me know if MD can run on the Chromebase.

    Thank you,
    Rick Bajackson

  3. 3 Posted by dwg on 13 May, 2022 01:00 AM

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    I doubt if anyone will be able to provide a definitive answer.

    Recent versions of ChromeOS are capable of running a Linux subsystem.and with such machines it is generally possible to install the Debian version of Moneydance into this subsystem and that is what the article that Maddy pointed you at provides information on. There is no native version of Moneydance for ChromeOS.

  4. Support Staff 4 Posted by Maddy on 13 May, 2022 09:56 AM

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    Hi Rick,

    I can see you’ve received a reply from one of our knowledgeable Moneydance customers and it appears you’ve been given all the information you need in terms of compatibility with this operating system.

    Please let us know if you require further assistance.

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    Maddy, Infinite Kind Support

  5. System closed this discussion on 12 Aug, 2022 10:00 AM.

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