Migrating from Sage 50 Quantum to Sage 50 Premium Latest Release 2021, 2022

Migrating from Sage 50 Quantum to Sage 50 Premium

The Sage 50 software has been able to satisfy the accounting needs of businesses and professionals. It also keeps itself up dated with regular service releases and new versions. These new releases/versions are loaded with enhanced features and solutions to issues and errors experienced in earlier versions.

To address the needs of different segments of users, Sage 50 has also launched different editions, with yearly versions. These are termed as Sage 50 Pro, Premium and Quantum Accounting. With these, Sage is now better equipped to meet the distinct accounting needs of different user segments.

Sage 50 Pro Accounting

It provides easy solutions for the accounting and payroll needs of businesses.

Sage 50 Premium Accounting

This edition includes all the features of Sage 50 Pro Accounting, but includes more powerful management, inventory and analysis tools as additional features.

Sage 50 Quantum Accounting

This edition includes all the features of Sage 50 Premium Accounting. In addition, it facilitates more advanced & comprehensive  inventory control and tools. It also allows you to manage more users for growing businesses.

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Here is a Comparison of Features Incorporated in these 3 Editions

FeaturesSage 50 Pro AccountingSage 50 Premium AccountingSage 50 Quantum Accounting
Years of financial history storedSevenUp to 100Up to 100
Manage inventory
Multi-user ready Up to fourUp to ten

Migrating from Sage 50 Quantum to Sage 50 Premium

If you are looking to migrate from Sage 50 Quantum to Sage 50 Premium, it may be termed as a scenario of ‘downgrading’. This can be a feasible solution if you are finding Sage 50 Quantum to be more expensive or it is more robust than what you actually need for your business. In such a case, you will need to migrate your vertical data file from your older Sage version (Sage 50 Quantum) to the Sage 50 Premium Latest release 2021,2022.

System Requirements to Download Sage 50 Premium 2021

  • Processor operating at 1.0 GHz or higher
  • Above 4 GB RAM
  • 5 GB space
  • Windows 8.1 or Windows 10, with the latest MS updates
  • Microsoft Word and Excel 2010, 2013, or 2016
  • High speed Internet connection
  • Microsoft 365 for integration with Sage Cloud

System Requirements to Download Sage 50 Quantum Accounting 2021

  • Processor operating at 2.0 GHz or higher
  • Above 8 GB RAM
  • 5 GB space
  • Windows 8.1 or Windows 10, with the latest MS updates
  • Latest version of the Internet Explorer
  • Microsoft Word and Excel 2010, 2013, or 2016
  • High speed Internet connection
  • Microsoft 365 for integration with Sage Cloud

System Requirements for Installing the Sage 50 2022 Release

  • 2.0 GHz processor, both for single and multiple users
  • 4 GB RAM
  • Windows 8.1 or Windows 10, with all the latest Microsoft updates
  • 1 GB free disk space
  • Internet Explorer 11.0 (higher versions are preferred for Sage Payments Solutions , Sage Payroll Solutions and integration with other connected services).
  • Microsoft.NET framework 4.7.2, plus DirectX Dependency for .NET Together, they would need an additional storage space between 280 MB -850 MB
  • 16 bit SVGA Video with a resolution of 1280 x 800.
  • Small fonts/DPI settings are preferable.
  • Preferable download speed of 25 MBPS
  • Upload speed of 10 MBPS, for best performance
  • 5 GB storage for Sage Drive company files

Also Read : Upgrade Sage 50 2021 to Sage 50 2022

Final Words

We hope the discussion above would help you migrate from Sage 50 Quantum to Sage 50 Premium Latest release 2021, 2022. If you have any more queries, you may speak to some experienced Sage experts on our tollfree number.

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Frequently Asked Questions(FAQs)

State the differences between Sage 50 and Sage 50 Quantum.

With Sage 50 Quantum you can now grow up to 40 Users, all the more list data and transactions as well. Along with this, Sage 50 Quantum also has more power and control over when and how you post your transactions.

How do Upgrade to the Latest Version from my Sage 50 Quantum?

To do so, you need to follow the below steps:
🔹 Start by Logging into your server and launch Sage 50.
🔹 To do this right-clicking on the icon
🔹 Now select Run as Administrator
🔹 Click on Services
🔹 Check For Updates
🔹 Check Now
🔹 If any results say “Entitled”, check that update(s) and click Download
🔹 Once the download has been completed close Sage 50. 
🔹 Click OK on the message: “There is a program update ready to be installed. Please have an administrator login and install the updates on the machine that is hosting Sage 50“.
🔹 Now Open File Explorer, which is the folder icon within the Task Bar, and browse to the Sage updates folder:
Note: The updates are kept in the same directory as the company databases in a folder named Updates. Typically this location is C:\Sage\Peachtree\Company\Updates or S:\Sage Data\Updates
🔹 Next Right-click on the update and click Run as Administrator.
Note: These are generally labeled similarly to “PTXA2021.3.0.exe”, which would imply that it is the Sage 50 2021.3 update or “Sage50_2012.0.0.Upgrade” which would mean you have an application version upgrade. It is important to pay attention to the file name, year, and dot release.
🔹 In case a window named “Windows installer coordinator” appears and says “Please wait while the application is preparing for the first use” go ahead and click Cancel.
Note: This window can appear behind the Sage window, hence be sure to move the Sage window around.
🔹 Now continue with the installation of the update.
🔹 In case the update lasts more than 10 minutes, you need to cancel the update, launch Sage 50, and check your version to see if it was updated.
🔹 After this has been done the user can now launch Sage 50 and follow the prompts to convert the data as needed.

State the steps to update the Sage 50 Quantum.

Follow the below steps to do so:
🔹 According to the browser the update downloads, or clicks Save.
🔹 Start by Locating and right-clicking the Sage_50_Accounts_V24.
🔹 Now Follow the on-screen prompts.
🔹 After the installation has been completed, open Sage 50 Accounts.
🔹 Go to the menu bar click Help,
🔹 Now click About.
🔹 Within Program Details, check this now shows the latest version.

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