The 21st Century Accounting documents listed below are currently available free for downloading. The free documents are in Adobe PDF format. You can download the Adobe Reader free of charge from the Adobe Web site, if you don't already have the Reader.

  • To download PDF version, right-click the PDF link to the document.
  • Select the option to Save the document from the menu that is displayed.
  • Choose a location in the "Save As" browse window and click Save. Remember where you saved the file!
In addition to the manuals below, you can find more documentation on our Web site at
Daily Operations
Online lessons mapping daily business operations to 21st Century Accounting functions.
Printable online lessons with screen shots illustrating a number of setup and daily tasks (also available in Setup and Daily Operations, in PDF format, below).


Document Description Revision Date Available Formats
Getting Started
Note: Hardware Requirements are out-of-date. See our Knowledge Base for current requirements.
Updated document gets you up and running. Includes conversion instructions.

The file is about 480KB in size. Download can take up to 5 minutes, connecting at 56K.

March 2005 PDF
Setup and Daily Operations: Tutorials Hands-on instructions with screen shots for using 21st Century Accounting in your daily business operations.

The file is about 1.5MB in size. Download can take up to 10 minutes, connecting at 56K.

September 2005 PDF
BPI Map to 21st Century Accounting This printable document maps the locations of the menu commands in BPI to the corresponding menu item or function in 21st Century Accounting (or to the corresponding Windows function).

The file is about 80KB in size and takes less than 1 minute to download, connecting at 56K.

AugustĀ 2004 BPI Map to 21st Century Accounting (PDF format)