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  • Chart of accounts is not in logical order

    I was entering YE adjusting JE's  given to me by the accountant.  One of the account numbers was new to me and I had to set it up.  I was in a rush.  I accidentally put it after the Current Liabilities Total rather than before it.   Now I (and the rest…

  • Switching between different editions of Sage 50 CA

    If you're looking to switch between editions of Sage 50 CA, you may want to know what the differences between editions like Pro, Premium and Quantum are.

    Head over to our product comparison and feature availability article here!

  • Switching from an older to newer version

    If you're looking to convert or upgrade to the latest version of Sage 50 CA from an older version head over to our article for next steps!

  • Working with customized forms

    Just in time for the holidays. Want to know how to modify the layout of Sales Invoices, Purchase Orders, Receipts, Packing Slips and Statements to maybe add in a note that says "Happy holidays"!? We have the perfect guide to help you get started.…

  • Working with previous year bank reconciliations

    Working on previous year bank reconciliations can be tricky. But do you know you can change a setting to allow transactions in the current and previous fiscal years?

    Get the details here.

  • Use of second version of Sage application

    I'm fairly new to Sage and have just upgraded from the Pro version to the Premium version in order to use the "Department" feature. In the Premium version, I'm entitled to install Sage on TWO computers. I'm a very experienced computer…

  • Sage_SA_Import.exe not working in 2023

    Calling Sage_SA_Import.exe no longer works in 2023. The utility runs as if it is working but does not give any feedback nor imports any records.

  • Timing out of Sage50 Online

    Is there a way Sage can let us adjust our user time - so it is not timing out so frequently. I operate a small business and do my own accounting - but I get called for other issues. It can take longer than 30 minutes to get back into the accounting stream…

  • Catch-ups for multiple year ends


    I've come back to work doing bookkeeping and I have two clients that need their bookkeeping records caught-up, both use Sage 50 Premium (2022).  Their accountant told them to get Sage Accounting, wouldn't have been my choice given the restrictions…

  • 2023 release performance

    Has anyone else found that the 2023.0 release performs more slowly when generating reports and exporting to excel?

  • New Sage 50 program Icon

    Not sure where else to complain and to bring support to my cause.  The new Sage 50 (2023) icon is horrible.  Windows uses a black task bar, why would any company use a black icon with a white dot as their program icon.  At quick glance I can't find the icon…

  • How can I book a journey entry for convert from CAD to USD?

    How can I book a journey entry for convert from CAD to USD? Which one is correct in below?
    DR: bank - USD 100
    realized exchange rate gain/loss 30
    CR: bank - CAD 130
    DR: bank - USD 100 (CAD128 if I can setting the exchange in Sage 50)

    Not sure which JE…

  • Comment configurer la taxe d'hébergement ?

    J'aimerais pouvoir faire en sorte que la taxe d'hébergement se calcule automatiquement lorsque je facture mes clients. La taxe provinciale du Québec est taxable mais pas celle du fédéral. Merci

  • Posting an invoice, line items getting added.

    Our software imports invoices into Sage 50 Canadian edition via the SDK. For a couple customers, it seems line items are getting added in that we are not creating when the invoice is posted. 

    After trolling through the database it seems like these line…

  • Merge Old data

    There are 18 years of accounting data in our Simply. Is there any way to merge the old data so that we do not carry a huge data base. The old files are probably no need to keep.

  • Error Message Apr 27 2022 630am

    There is a maintenance notice that the site will not be available April 27 from 8pm to 12 am. Why can we not access the site now?

  • Cyber Security and Sage 50 CA

    The 8th layer of cyber security is humans; it's also a great podcasHeadphoneswhich tells us that human error is the main way that organizations get compromised. To lead cyber security awareness well, you need to understand things like marketing, communication…

  • Cybersécurité et Sage 50 CA

    La 8e couche de la cybersécurité (8th layer of cyber security ) est constituée des humains ; c'est aussi un excellent podcast en anglais Headphones qui nous dit que l'erreur humaine est le principal moyen par lequel les organisations sont…

  • ch 15 teses

    Can someone please help me how to this question. Page 615 #memo 11 . What type of journal would this be? please help 

  • Chapter 15 page 612 #15 help on this question

    Can someone please show me how you do this question. I messed up on this question because journal entry should say J72 instead of J70. Please help me 


  • GST Will not calculate

    Vendor Record is created with taxes selected for GST & PST

    When the Purchase Invoice for that Vendor is created the PST fills in but the GST is blank and it will not allow me to fill it in.

  • What is the best way to use Sage50 pro 2021 can.ed to manage charity donations and receipts?

    I just got the mandate as volunteer Treasurer, Should it be posted as invoices and payment or otherwise ?

    I've seen a Youtube video with Sage 50 setup specifically for donations and funds management. I can't see such options into the version I have.…

  • Upgrading from Sage 50 2015 to 2018 - issue! ERROR - "Previously installed in c:/Program Files (x86)/Sage 50/"

    1. My old system approached retirement, so I bought a new laptop. I used to run Win 10 but the new one has Win 11. 
    2. I transferred my files and backups to the new system. Installed my Sage 50 2015 version, and tried to update using CPUPx2018. That is what…
  • Signing Up & Migrating Data from Sage 50 CA to Sage HR and Payroll

    Do you want to manage your organization's Payroll from a pure cloud solution while working remotely?  Are you currently a Sage 50 CA or Sage Accounting / SBCA user? Or is your business growing and you're looking for a software solution that includes…

  • Switching from Quickbooks to SAGE

    Yesterday I bought Sage 50 CE >> Switching over from Quickbooks where I have one customer billing address and multiple ship to destinations.

    How does one set up customers like Sysco (DC orders; bill to Western h/o; ship to DC)  ; Amazon,COM; Amazon…