Is the file you are currently working on updated to version 2020.2 and includes your most recent work but cannot be made available for Remote Data Access?
Is there another file already uploaded for the company, that you want to replace with your updated version?
Perhaps you've already tried going to File > Remote Data Access > Share company and seen the message:
If you get a pop message like the above saying…
Sage 50 CA - Multi-user collaboration through remote data access – Sage Drive (is now called Remote Data Access).
The new naming now properly represents the functionality of this feature. And allows you and your accountant, bookkeeper or co-workers to access real-time data and work simultaneously within Sage 50 from any location. Watch this short “Multi-User Remote Data Access ” video below to discover…
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Learn basic bookkeeping & accounting concepts, how to set up or modify their Chart of Accounts, create miscellaneous transactions…
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Coming soon! A product update will be available for Sage 50 CA 2020 starting with the Accountant Edition on June 29, 2020. It'll be released to all other users June 30, 2020.
This release 2020.2 will include payroll tax updates for July 1, 2020, as well as, new exciting features. Read the read the Product Update document (PDF) for more details on what to do before you start processing payroll and or…
Does your machine have lots of old installs of Sage 50CA? Are you looking to wipe your system to "start" fresh? Below are resources on how to backup your data, wipe your system of Sage 50 install history and then re-install and restore your company data files.
Before removing Sage 50 CA software from your machine. You will want to backup any company database files which…
Sage has many resources to help you get the most value out of your Sage 50 Canadian Edition solution. Sometimes, however, having multiple options can be a little overwhelming. Now you can get quick access to all assets by remembering a single URL:
Once you're on the site, select Canada as your country and then Sage 50 Accounting as your product to access a quick view of available resources…
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With the outbreak of COVID-19, we are focused on the wellbeing of our colleagues, families, customers and communities. Our thoughts go out to you and your families as we all balance navigating the challenging business environment, while taking steps to protect those we care for most.
In response to the impact of COVID-19, the government has announced plans for assisting small business during this extraordinary time. Below…
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Learn basic bookkeeping & accounting concepts, how to set up or modify their Chart of Accounts, create miscellaneous transactions, & enter the opening balances for customers…
It's been a very busy year end for most of you. Have you submitted T4s for your employees?
Here's the top 12 requested Sage Knowledgebase artices for the past 3 months that made up peak season 2019/2020.
Please see this blog for a list of useful articles on Sage 50's Common Questions.
Unable to open company after 2020.1 update
Sage 50 CA requires full Windows access rights for update installations and data conversions. Even if Sage 50 CA is a cloud-connected software, it's still a classic desktop installation which is designed for and coded to the Windows platform. Fully cloud based software solutions don't require updates or manual installs. They benefit from shared resources (lowering your carbon…
You may have heard that the latest release of the Sage 50 CA re-released version 2020.1 FULL product download is now available (see KB 100797 or French KB 260-1009042, the download's file size is 395 MB). Not sure which version you have installed? See this post. If you're currently still running 2020.0 see below for details on how to run the re-released 2020.1 update (download size is 106 MB see 102293 or 260…
As you will see below, it can be tricky to uncover which patch of an update you are on with regards to the hotfix and re-release of version 2020.1. The first place to check for clues, is directly in Sage 50 CA's Help menu. Go to About Sage 50 CA, clicking on Support Info… will give you details about payroll taxes and version and the date of install stamp for the software Sage 50Accounting.exe (executable file…
Looking for documentation on Sage 50's feature changes throughout the years? After a few recent requests for access to older release documents for Sage 50 CA, we've organized them here for you below. These files can be found on the Knowledgebase articles (aka KBs) for release downloads, however, older ones for no longer supported versions are archived.
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New to Sage 50? Or do you just need to re-create a database? Here are the top 3 tips to help get you started after you've installed and activated your software. For full details see KB 29934.
Start by deciding what your Earliest Transaction Date will be. Two good choices are:
Are you a business with customers who may be residents of California? Changing regulations may impact you.
On January 1, 2020, the California Consumer Privacy Act (CCPA) goes into effect. The CCPA aims to protect the personal information of all California consumers and applies to any for-profit business that meets certain requirements and collects, purchases, or sells personal information of California consumers. This…
Here's some quick tips on how to customize your employee's hourly rate of pay when handling payroll using Sage 50 CA's payroll module.
STEP 1: Go to the Employees & Payroll module, then open up the individual employee's profile by going to the Employees icon > Modify employee, select the employee and click OK.
STEP 2: Once you select the employee and have their profile open, see the income tab.…
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For those of you worried about whether you'll still be able to run Sage 50 CA version 2020.1 on Windows 7 or Windows Server 2008 R2, note that Microsoft will end support for Windows 7 as of January 14, 2020.
"Any Sage 50 updates released after this date will not have been tested for compatibility with Windows 7 and you may need to update your operating system in order to continue using Sage 50 after this date.…
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If you'd like to do your own search, visit our resources at…
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Sage 50 is GAAP (Generally Accepted Accounting Principles) Compliant. This means that there's an Audit trail, learn more about this here. It is a software that is
When you work with Sage 50, you entrust us with your company's highly confidential business information. We take that seriously. Find out about the nuts and bolts of how Sage50's security works to keep your financial system safe…