How to Change the Installed Version of Sage 50


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Steps are Mention to Change the Installed Version of the Sage 50 Program 

Total Time: 35 minutes

Section 1 – Updating Serial Number

πŸ’  If you are using the Sage on the network then you need to follow the below points to the server first
πŸ’  Do the right click on the Sage icon available on the Desktop and after that select option Run as administrator
πŸ’  Now click on Help, Sage 50 Activation, Licensing, and Subscription Options
πŸ’  Select the option Change your current version
πŸ’  Click OK option
πŸ’  Now enter the serial number of newer Version
πŸ’  Click on OK
πŸ’  Now click on Help, About Sage 50 Accounting- Need to verify that you can see your new serial number
πŸ’  For the new serial number noted, go to Step 8
πŸ’  If it says”<not registered>” for the serial number then follow Step 2 and select “Activate Online “
πŸ’  Now close the Sage on the server, follow the above steps on every workstation
πŸ’  Note – First need to check Help, About Sage 50 Accounting on workstation first
πŸ’  After changing to the new version, need to activate the new version on the server.

Section 2 – Change Didn’t work Automatically Workstations

πŸ’  Close the Sage program
πŸ’  Double click on the Computer icon and open it
πŸ’  Browse C:\Program Files\Common Files\Peach or C:\Program Files (x86)\Common Files\Peach
πŸ’  Now open the Peachtree[version].ini file
πŸ’  Now edit the line starting Version= to the correct version abbreviation
πŸ’  Pro Accounting – PRO
πŸ’  Quantum Accounting = PTX
πŸ’  Quantum Accountants Edition =PTXA
πŸ’  Now change the line starting SERIALNO= so the new serial number is listed, make sure to all letters in capital letter and all dashes included
πŸ’  Select the File option and then save it by selecting the save option
πŸ’  Close the Notepad
πŸ’  Open the Pchans[Version].ini
πŸ’  Now change the line starting SERIAL= to the new serial number
πŸ’  Now select File option, and click Save option to save the file
πŸ’  Open Sage 50
πŸ’  Check the changes and for that select Help, About Sage 50 Accounting


Hopefully above steps to change the installed version of the program Sage 50 helped you a lot. For any help or assistance feel free to dial Sage 50 support phone number and get contacted with the Sage team and resolve all your issues related to sage. Sage professionals are quick listeners, certified, and fully equipped with the latest knowledge. You can contact the certified team  24*7 for your issues. All the members of the team are having years of experience in the same domain. You can also email at [email protected] or fill the contact form and soon one of the Sage experts contact you with the resolution.

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