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How to Install Sage 50 on a Network Manager

thomaslane November 8, 2021

Hey! It’s easy to keep your financial records organized with Sage 50. It eases your operation and helps you save time and cost. Whether you are a small sized or midsized organization – this software is highly useful to you. If you want to leverage the software and want to install it on your network or multiple computers simultaneously, this blog may be helpful to you. 

Here we will discuss the Sage 50 network installation manager and its usage.

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Sage 50 Network Installations

You want to install it on the network right? So that multiple users can use the Sage 50 software. Every computer operation can become fast. So, first install it on the server computer. Server data files can be accessed by everyone. Once it is done, next install it on all the workstations. You can store the file on the local drive folder C.

Here is how to install on the server computer

  1. Sage 50 installation disc shall be inserted
  2. Next select install Sage 50 Accounting
  3. Read the License Agreement and then Select Next
  4. Set your firewall and enter the Serial Number
  5. Then a window will appear for Single Computer. Choose No
  6. Then a pop-up message will appear asking you to store Sage 50 company data on this computer. Choose Yes
  7. Next you have to enter the appropriate path for Sage 50 program files
  8. Click Next and Install to install the software
  9. While installing if you receive any message, select Allow
  10.  Share the folder, where Company Sage 50 data is there
  11.  After sharing, right click on the Sage 50 folder and choose properties.
  12.  Click OK and Next
  13.  Choose Finish button to complete the installation

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Here is How You Can Install Sage 50 on a Single Computer

  • Insert the CD on driver
  • Click on Open Button
  • Click on Sage 50.exe file
  • Select install
  • Then license agreement will appear
  • Read it and click on Yes
  • Perform firewall configuration
  • To configure allow Click
  • Fill the unique number that you have while purchasing Sage 50
  • Click on Yes button to run Sage 50
  •  Seek assistance for any problem

Once you successfully install Sage 50 on your network system, you can work on your accounting data from multiple connected systems. Further, the network manager makes it easy to update the software across multiple systems, and having the company file in a single place enables multiple users to work on the same accounting data.

However, multi-user mode may also lead to certain conflicts when data is edited by multiple users. So it’s generally a good idea to set up regular updates in Sage 50 so that you can safeguard your data. You can also set up automatic backups, which creates a new backup of the company file after a predefined interval of time.

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  1. Is it possible to install a network manager over a wireless network?

      No. It’s not possible. It is actually the destination folder, where the installed files are extracted

  • What to do in case I fail using the network installation manager?

Here are some of the steps to fix the issue –

  • You need to copy the file that is downloaded
  • Click on No
  • Sage 50 data will be shared on a network window

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