Small and Medium business accounting and ERP
LedgerSMB is a free web-based double-entry accounting system, featuring quotation, ordering, invoicing, projects, timecards, inventory management, shipping and more ...
Directly send orders and invoices from the built-in e-mail function to your customers or RFQs (request for quotation) to your vendors with PDF attachments, from anywhere in the world with the browser-based UI.
With its data stored in the enterprise-strength
PostgreSQL open source
database system, the system is known to operate smoothly for businesses with
thousands of transactions per week.
Customer visible output is fully customizable in templates, allowing easy and fast customization. Supported output formats are PDF, CSV, HTML, ODF and more.
- Web server (e.g.
The web server is only required for production installs; for evaluation purposes a simpler setup can be used, as detailed below.
The tables below show the browsers currently supported, their earliest date and a range of versions.
|Edge||2017-10||16-18, 79-81, 83-98|
|Opera||2017-09||48-58, 60, 62-83|
|Safari||2017-09||11, 11.1, 12, 12.1, 13, 13.1, 14, 14.1,|
|15, 15.1, 15.2-15.3|
|Chrome for Android||2022-02||98|
|Firefox for Android||2022-01||96|
|Safari on iOS||2017-09||11.0-11.4, 12.0-12.5, 13.0-13.7,|
|Samsung Internet||2018-12||8.2, 9.2, 10.1, 11.1-11.2, 12.0, 13.0,|
|14.0, 15.0, 16.0|
Note: Earliest dates and versions come from http://caniuse.com. Only the most recent data is available for Mobile browsers other than Safari, because they are pushed out to the devices as soon as they are releases, so the number of devices running old browsers is negligible.
For from-tarball installation instructions, see https://ledgersmb.org/content/installing-ledgersmb-19
$ wget https://raw.githubusercontent.com/ledgersmb/ledgersmb-docker/1.9/docker-compose.yml $ docker-compose up -d
This creates both the LedgerSMB image and a database image with a persistent database. Note that this setup is not sufficient for production purposes because it lacks secure connections to protect your users' passwords.
The system is installed and should be available for evaluation through
Creation and privileged management of company databases
Normal login for the application
The system is ready for preparation for first use.
NOTE: This setup does not use a webserver like nginx or Apache. Setups which do include one will yield a faster user experience due to (much) faster page load times and web request responses. For production setups, please consider adding a webserver to the installation.
Web site: https://ledgersmb.org/
Security vulnerability reports: https://ledgersmb.org/contact/security_report
- Matrix: #ledgersmb:matrix.org
Mailing list archives: https://archive.ledgersmb.org
Source code contributors can be found in the project's
Git commit history
as well as in the CONTRIBUTORS file in the repository root.
Translation contributions can be found in the project's
Git commit history
as well as in the
Transifex project Timeline.
Copyright (c) 2006 - 2021 The LedgerSMB Project contributors Copyright (c) 1999 - 2006 DWS Systems Inc (under the name SQL Ledger)