• ODBC issue (works from Excel when sysadmin has no password but not when sysadmin has a password

    Trying to connect to the Sage 50 Canadian (non cloud) database using excel through ODBC

    MySql connector allow me to select the Sage50:COMPANYNAME.SAI file and the population of the correct path to the server and port 

    Initial attempts with the sysadmin…

  • Direct DB Connections via Connection Manager | Changing Port #s

    Hi folks,

    I have a client that uses Sage 50 (2018.1 + Connection Manager v7.0).  They host Sage on a MS Azure server.  They have 6 Companies (DBs) that I'd like to be able to connect to so that I can pull some high-level data into a custom reporting tool…

  • ODBC Connection Access Denied (Password error)

    Since we installed the latest upgrade for Sage 50 to Version 2018.0, we are unable to connect to the simply database with our third party software using a ODBC Connection.

    Over the past 10 years I have always managed to make the appropriate adjustments…

  • Is it possible to import employee pay into Sage using the SDK?

    Is it possible to use the SDK to import employee pay into Sage? I'm thinking it would need to be able to create paychecks but if anyone knows of a better way for employee pay please let me know. I know you can import employees but I want to take all their…

  • SDKInstanceManager OpenDatabase always returns false and has no error messages

    Hi, 

    I'm trying to work through the C# sample project in the Sage 50 Accounting SDK (Simply) but for some reason I can't get the opendatabase connection to let me access the database. I have set up my user in the Sage app and I know my username and password…

  • ODBC connection failing

    I am trying to connect to the Sage 50 database using ODBC/My SQL connection.  In MySQL Connector/ODBC, I enter Sage username and password, , I select TCP/IP Server : localhost (database is local on this computer), I leave the port to default (13540), and…