FAQ > Technical Requirements

What requirements must be met to use the application?

  • Current Internet Browser with activated JavaScript
    The following versions are supported: Internet Explorer from version 10, Mozilla Firefox from version 30, Google Chrome from version 30.
  • Elster-software-certificate (ElsterBasis)
    The software certificate is required for authentication toward tax authorities before transmitting the E-Balance. The use of ElsterSpezial-security sticks or ElsterPlus-signature cards is not possible. For further information please click here.
  • Microsoft Excel
    Excel-files from version MS Excel 2000 may be used for importing data. To view exported Excel-files MS Excel from version 2003 onwards is required.
  • Adobe Reader or an alternative pdf-reader
    To view pdf-files generated by eBilanz-Online the Adobe Reader from version 9.0 or an alternatives programme is required. The Adobe may be downloaded here.

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