System requirements

System requirements

Microsoft Bing Ads Editor v11 is a program that can be used on any PC or Mac computer that meets certain requirements.

Here are the requirements for downloading Bing Ads Editor on PC systems:

Component Requirement
Operating system Windows 10, Windows 8, Windows 7 SP1 (32-bit or 64-bit), or Windows Vista SP2 (32-bit or 64-bit)
Processor 1 gigahertz (GHz) Pentium processor or equivalent (minimum); 2 GHz Pentium processor or equivalent (recommended)
Memory 2 GB of RAM (minimum), 4 GB (recommended)
Available hard-disk space 6 GB (minimum), 10 GB (recommended)
Display 1024 x 768 high color, 32-bit
Internet connection DSL/Cable broadband Internet access required during installation and for subsequent exchanges of data with Bing Ads.
Software
  • Windows Installer 4.5
  • Microsoft SQL Server 2012 Express LocalDB
  • Microsoft SQL Server 2012 Express (on Windows XP SP3)
  • Framework 4.0

Here are the requirements for downloading Bing Ads Editor on Mac systems:

Component Requirement
Operating system OS X El Capitan (minimum) Learn more
Operating system version 10.11
Memory 2 GB (minimum), at least 4 GB (recommended)
Storage space 8.8 GB (minimum), at least 20 GB (recommended)
Internet connection An Internet connection is required to get or post changes from your online account
Software Microsoft Excel (recommended)

Other requirements

  • This program is not compatible with Microsoft Excel 2007 (.xlsx files). A future upgrade will enable compatibility with this file type. Meanwhile, you can import data from Excel 2007 files by first saving the data in one of the following formats:
    • Comma-separated values (CSV) file (.csv file extension)
    • Excel 97-2003 Workbook file (.xls file extension)

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