How to Fix Sage 50 Timeslips Error Code 9473

timeslips error code 9473

Sage 50 Timeslips offer a smart, accurate, and efficient way to track all your expenses and save time. Power-packed with many award-wining features and benefits, it is one of the most reliable and widely used billing software by professionals. However, like all other software, you might encounter errors while working with Timeslips, and one of the most common errors faced by Sage users is Timeslips Error 9473. If you are one of those who are frequently encountering this error message while working with their Timeslips accounting software, here’s all that you need to know.

Reasons Behind Timeslips Error 9473:

Sage Timeslips Error 9473 occurs if you have misconfigured system files in your Windows operating system. There could be numerous reasons that can lead to a damaged or corrupted system file. These include, but are not limited to,

  • An incomplete or incorrect installation,
  • A faulty uninstallation,
  • An accidental removal of application,
  • Corrupt registry,
  • Hardware issues,
  • RAM decline,
  • Fragmented files, and
  • Virus or malware attack.

What are the Symptoms of the Timeslips Error code 9473?

When this issue hits your system, you will experience one or more of the symptoms listed below- 

  • The error message “Timeslips Error Code 9473” appears on your screen and crashes the program being run currently.
  • Your computer freezes occasionally
  • The functioning of the Windows operating system becomes slower than normal

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How to Solve Sage Timeslips Error 9473

Here, multiple methods are discussed to fix this issue-

Total Time: 30 minutes

Method 1: Reboot

🔹 Reboot your system
🔹 Open Sage Timeslips
🔹 Close it and open it again
🔹 Please check if you are still getting the error. If so, move to the next method

Method 2: Perform a Virus Scan

The steps for performing an anti-virus scan are different for different anti-virus software. Here, we will show the steps of scanning in the built-in anti-virus program in Windows 10, namely, the Windows Defender.
🔹 Click on Start.
🔹 Go to the Settings section.
🔹 Choose Update & Security.
🔹 Now go to Windows Security.
🔹 Click on the tab named Virus & Threat Protection.
🔹 Go to Current Threats
🔹 Click Scan Options/Threat History.
🔹 Finally, click on Run A New Advanced Scan.
🔹 Click Next
🔹 Click on Repair Now to fix the errors automatically.
🔹 Restart your PC for the changes to take effect.
🔹 Most of these anti-virus software can scan, diagnose and repair your system to resolve issues that may be causing the Timeslips Error Code 9473. They can also repair Windows registry, system freezing issues, remove corrupt files, in addition to removing viruses and malware that affect your computer.

Method 3: Restore the System Manually to the Latest Restore Point

🔹 Log in to your computer as Administrator.
🔹 Click on the Start button
🔹 Go to all applications
🔹 Click on system tools
🔹 Go to hardware accessories
🔹 Now click System Restore.
🔹 In the window opening up on your screen, checkmark the box next to “Restore my computer to an earlier time”.
🔹 Specify the latest system restore point 
🔹 Click Next to confirm
🔹 Once the restoration process is complete, restart your computer

Related article: Download Sage Timeslips Premium May 2021 Service Release

What if this does not work?

If the above solutions do not work for you, seek the help of an expert. Call and get in touch with a certified Sage Timeslips data repair consultant at Accountingadvice.co who can help you resolve all issues leading to Timeslips Error 9473 at the comfort of your home or office.

Final Words!

We hope the steps shown above would help you resolve the Timeslips Error Code 9473 in Sage 50. If you are still unable to resolve this issue, or if you encounter any difficulties in performing the steps outlined above, we recommend that you should consult with an experienced Sage professional.

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💠Frequently Asked Questions💠

What are Time Slips in Sage 50 Accounting?

Sage 50 Accounting makes it easy for you to keep track of how much time your employees spend on different tasks, both billable and non-billable. You can create sales invoices for services you provide to your customers, based on the number of hours spent on an activity. You can assign the time or amounts on the time slips to different projects if you use projects.
In case you are using the Sage 50 Quantum Accounting, you can track your contractors’ time as well with the help of time slips. You can also add these time slip activities to the sales and purchase invoices.

How can I Add a Time Slip Amount to a Paycheck?

Please perform the steps below-
🔹 The first step is to print the Time Sheet Summary report. To do this click on the Home window>> Reports menu>> Time and Billing>>Payroll>> Timesheet.
🔹 Go to the Home window
🔹 Click on Paychecks / Payroll Cheque Run window.
🔹 Choose the employee you want to pay.
🔹 From the Paychecks or Payroll menu, choose Add Time From Time Slips.
🔹 Go to the Payroll Hour Selection window
🔹 Specify the range of dates
🔹 Click OK.
🔹 If the total of the hours of a payroll income) from the selected time slips are less than the income’s hours mentioned in the employee’s record, you will get a message. It will ask if you wish to increase the time slip hours to match those mentioned in the employee’s records.
🔹 Finish the remaining parts of the paycheque or payroll cheque run
🔹 Finally, click on Process.

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