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About Sage 50 Accounting: Software Notice 14-A – Upgrade to 2015 Required

This notice is sent as a benefit of your Sage Business Care plan and advises of a requirement to upgrade to Sage 50 Accounting 2015 in order to continue using Sage 50 Payroll solutions, Sage Payment Solutions, Direct Deposit and Sage 50 Managed Payroll.

Note: If you are not the person who downloads and installs software […]

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The About Sage 50 Accounting issue or error code is a known related to Sage Accounting products. Support for this issue is available either by self-service or paid support options. Experts are available to resolve your Quickbooks issue to ensure minimal downtime and continue running your business. First try to resolve the About Sage 50 Accounting issue yourself by looking for a resolution described in the article. If it is a complex About Sage 50 Accounting issue or you are unable to solve the issue, you may contact Sage Repair by clicking here or by using other About Sage 50 Accounting support options.

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About Sage 50 Accounting: How to change the installed version of the program Sage 50—U.S. Edition 2013 and Newer

Section I: Sage 50 — U.S. Edition 2013 and Newer

Note: If using Sage 50 on a network, perform these steps at the server

Right click on the Sage 50 icon that is on the desktop and choose Run as Administrator
Click Help, Sage 50 Activation, Licensing, and Subscription Options or Sage 50 Activation
Select Change your current version […]

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The About Sage 50 Accounting issue or error code is a known related to Sage Accounting products. Support for this issue is available either by self-service or paid support options. Experts are available to resolve your Quickbooks issue to ensure minimal downtime and continue running your business. First try to resolve the About Sage 50 Accounting issue yourself by looking for a resolution described in the article. If it is a complex About Sage 50 Accounting issue or you are unable to solve the issue, you may contact Sage Repair by clicking here or by using other About Sage 50 Accounting support options.

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About Sage 50 Accounting: How to force the program to Activate again?

Ensure that all users have exited Sage 50 applications from all workstations
Browse to the data path on the computer where the data is stored. See Article ID 10165: “How to find the data path and program path” in the Related Resources section.
Rename the following files

SERIAL.DAT.BAK
SERIAL.DAT
OPTIONS.DAT
Clientinfo.xml
Entitlements.xml
SoftwareInstallations.xml
Any *.PTL files
Any *.LCK files

Open Sage 50 and select Activate Online […]

Resolution for 'About Sage 50 Accounting issue: 'How to force the program to Activate again?' available: Yes.

The About Sage 50 Accounting issue or error code is a known related to Sage Accounting products. Support for this issue is available either by self-service or paid support options. Experts are available to resolve your Quickbooks issue to ensure minimal downtime and continue running your business. First try to resolve the About Sage 50 Accounting issue yourself by looking for a resolution described in the article. If it is a complex About Sage 50 Accounting issue or you are unable to solve the issue, you may contact Sage Repair by clicking here or by using other About Sage 50 Accounting support options.

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About Sage 50 Accounting: Error: “The activation key for Sage 50 is invalid or could not be read. Would you like to reactivate now?”

Section I: Activate the program on the server

Open Sage 50 on the server and allow it to activate.
Verify that you no longer receive the message.

Section II: Pervasive on server

Stop and restart Pervasive on the server. Follow Article ID 10281 How to stop or start the Pervasive service, in Related Resources.
Reboot the server or computer hosting the […]

Resolution for 'About Sage 50 Accounting issue: 'Error: “The activation key for Sage 50 is invalid or could not be read. Would you like to reactivate now?”' available: Yes.

The About Sage 50 Accounting issue or error code is a known related to Sage Accounting products. Support for this issue is available either by self-service or paid support options. Experts are available to resolve your Quickbooks issue to ensure minimal downtime and continue running your business. First try to resolve the About Sage 50 Accounting issue yourself by looking for a resolution described in the article. If it is a complex About Sage 50 Accounting issue or you are unable to solve the issue, you may contact Sage Repair by clicking here or by using other About Sage 50 Accounting support options.

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About Sage 50 Accounting: Error: “Please have an administrator log in and install the updates on the machine that is hosting Sage 50,” when trying to install an update.

Verify the current user is a Windows local administrator; if not, either give the user local admin rights, or log in as a local admin
If using a domain network, verify the current user is both a local admin and a domain admin; if not, either give the user local and domain admin rights, or log in […]

Resolution for 'About Sage 50 Accounting issue: 'Error: “Please have an administrator log in and install the updates on the machine that is hosting Sage 50,” when trying to install an update.' available: Yes.

The About Sage 50 Accounting issue or error code is a known related to Sage Accounting products. Support for this issue is available either by self-service or paid support options. Experts are available to resolve your Quickbooks issue to ensure minimal downtime and continue running your business. First try to resolve the About Sage 50 Accounting issue yourself by looking for a resolution described in the article. If it is a complex About Sage 50 Accounting issue or you are unable to solve the issue, you may contact Sage Repair by clicking here or by using other About Sage 50 Accounting support options.

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About Sage 50 Accounting: How to force the program to Activate again?

Ensure that all users have exited Sage 50 applications from all workstations
Browse to the data path. See Article ID 10165: “How to find the data path and program path” in the Related Resources section.
Rename the following files

SERIAL.DAT.BAK
SERIAL.DAT
OPTIONS.DAT
CLIENTINFO.XML
Entitlements.xml
SoftwareInstallations.xml

Open Sage 50 and select Activate Online Now
Verify the application is activated by clicking Help, About Sage 50 Accounting […]

Resolution for 'About Sage 50 Accounting issue: 'How to force the program to Activate again?' available: Yes.

The About Sage 50 Accounting issue or error code is a known related to Sage Accounting products. Support for this issue is available either by self-service or paid support options. Experts are available to resolve your Quickbooks issue to ensure minimal downtime and continue running your business. First try to resolve the About Sage 50 Accounting issue yourself by looking for a resolution described in the article. If it is a complex About Sage 50 Accounting issue or you are unable to solve the issue, you may contact Sage Repair by clicking here or by using other About Sage 50 Accounting support options.

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About Sage 50 Accounting: How to manually install updates?

Option I: Automatic Installation

In most cases, when an update is available for installation, a prompt to do so will appear when Sage 50 Accounting—U.S. Edition is closed
Select Yes on the installation prompt
Follow the on-screen instructions to install the update
If the installation prompt does not appear, see Option II

Option II: Manually Install Service Releases and Tax Updates

Close Sage […]

Resolution for 'About Sage 50 Accounting issue: 'How to manually install updates?' available: Yes.

The About Sage 50 Accounting issue or error code is a known related to Sage Accounting products. Support for this issue is available either by self-service or paid support options. Experts are available to resolve your Quickbooks issue to ensure minimal downtime and continue running your business. First try to resolve the About Sage 50 Accounting issue yourself by looking for a resolution described in the article. If it is a complex About Sage 50 Accounting issue or you are unable to solve the issue, you may contact Sage Repair by clicking here or by using other About Sage 50 Accounting support options.

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About Sage 50 Accounting: Displays Error: “Sage 50 cannot connect to your Sage 50 company data location, [location path].”

Solution I: Verify Compatibility mode is not being used

Right-click the Sage 50 icon and select Properties
Click the Compatibility tab
Un-check the Run this program in compatibility mode for field
Click Apply, OK
Verify you can open Sage 50 without error

Solution II: Disconnected Network Drive

Open My Computer or Computer
Try to open the drive referenced in the error message

If the […]

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The About Sage 50 Accounting issue or error code is a known related to Sage Accounting products. Support for this issue is available either by self-service or paid support options. Experts are available to resolve your Quickbooks issue to ensure minimal downtime and continue running your business. First try to resolve the About Sage 50 Accounting issue yourself by looking for a resolution described in the article. If it is a complex About Sage 50 Accounting issue or you are unable to solve the issue, you may contact Sage Repair by clicking here or by using other About Sage 50 Accounting support options.

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