Sage 50 is very efficient and high technical accounting software that offers various features, tools and facilities to help businesses grow, irrespective of their industry and size and aid them in managing their finances in a seamless manner. It organizes and manages data in a manageable way to allow their clients to view their financial information in rudimentary terms.
Irrespective of Sage 50 accounting software’s high end capabilities, it still encounters problematic situations. One of the most common errors that users face while working on this software is Sage 50 Error Code 1402. Usually, this error takes place when the users pervasive are not running.
Sage 50 Error Code 1402 Causes:
This error mainly takes place when there is a defective setting in the Windows registry. The software freezes and crashes the application whenever the Sage 50 accounting software launches this specific error. The following messages flashes on your computer screen whenever you encounter this error: “Error: 1402 Pervasive has stopped functioning”
How to Resolve Sage 50 Error Code 1402:
Total Time: 5 minutes
Solution 1: Own Proprietorship of Registry Keys
All you need to do is to follow the steps below and you will be able to resolve this particular issue:
🔷 You first need to click on the Start button
🔷 Tap on Run command > You can also press the Windows + R buttons simultaneously
🔷 Once the Run window opens, type “regedit” on it
🔷 Once done, click on the option OK
🔷 This will open the Registry Editor Window and you will be required to find out the given key : “HKEY_LOCAL_MACHINE\SOFTWARE\Microsoft\Windows\CurrentVersion\Installer\UserData\S-1-5-18\Components”
🔷 Right click on the Key that is categorized under components and then click on the Permissions option
🔷 Next, you need to click on the Advanced option
🔷 The window of Advanced Security Settings will pop up on your computer screen and you need to click on the Owner tab
🔷 Write down the name of the existing owner for future remembrance. You will get to see the Change Owner option. You will need to click on the user that is signed in to Windows currently as well as has the decision making rights
🔷 You are required to click on the check mark in the box that you will be able to find right in the foot next to the option, Replace Owner under sub containers and entities
🔷 Click on the Apply button
🔷 In case you notice the Registry Editor was unable to set owner on the key existing nominated or any particular sub keys note, just end the error and then press on the OK button
🔷 On the Advanced Security Settings under the components Window, you will find an OK option. Just click on it
🔷 You need to download the Sage application after exiting from all the opened files in Registry Editor Windows. If you still are unable to install it, then follow the steps mentioned below in Solution 2.
Solution 2: Take Proprietorship of Parent Registry Keys
🔷 Click on the Start option > Run command > You need to press the Windows + R keys simultaneously
🔷 Type “regedit” once the Run command box opens
🔷 Select OK after that
🔷 You need to find out the following key after the Window of Registry Editor opens : “HKEY_LOCAL_MACHINE\SOFTWARE”
🔷 You once again to repeat the steps from 6-20 from Solution 1
🔷 If you still face challenges while installing it, you need to substantiate that you can take proprietorship for the following keys :
🔷 HKEY_LOCAL_MACHINE\SOFTWARE\Microsoft\Windows\CurrentVersion\Installer\UserData\S-1-5-18\Components by carrying out the steps from 6 to 20 as was mentioned in Solution 1
Support for Issue:
With the solutions and the steps mentioned above, you will be able to fix the Sage 50 Error Code 1402 on your computer. In case you are facing any kind of issues or have any kind of queries, feel free to reach out to our team for further guidance.
🔷Frequently Asked Questions🔷
Q1. Can you Run Sage on Two Computers?
Ans: Each of the Sage Driver User is allowed to install the application on one of the other device in order to ease out the sharing of the Sage Accounts data via Sage drive. You can install Sage 50 2022 software on a different computer, under the same or a different location by using backup and restore to navigate data between two computers.
Q2. How Long Does it Take to Download Sage 50?
Ans: Installation takes about 20-30 minutes on an average, depending entirely upon your network and computer.
Q3. What is the Difference Between Sage 200 and Sage 50?
Ans: Sage 50 is for up to 20 users, handling up to 1.5 million financial transactions while, Sage 200 can accommodate up to 50 desktop users or 100 web users, as it uses a Microsoft SQL database which can handle up to 9 million financial transactions.