Sage 50 Firewall Error

Sage 50 Window Firewall Error

The firewall is one of the popular security measures used against threats. Many errors came out on the Sage 50 with the firewall issues. The failure of firewall configuration leads to errors like being Sage unable to open the company file, restore company files, etc. you need to reset the Firewall settings to fix the firewall vulnerabilities in Sage 50. The below article will help you to learn about essential leak sources to Fix the Sage 50 Firewall Error.

What are the Causes of Sage 50 Firewall Error

  • Incorrect Windows Firewall Setup
  • Wrong port number while Firewall configuration
  • Outdated software
  • Unable to detect the update changes

How to Resolve Sage 50 Firewall Error in Sage 50?

Total Time: 25 minutes

Windows Firewall Setup

Here are the steps to reconfigure the Firewall setting in Sage 50 Accounting:
🔹 First of all click the Start option
🔹 Choose Control Panel
🔹 Click System and Security button
🔹 Hit Windows Firewall
🔹 Now select Allow a program/feature via Windows Firewall
🔹 If the Sage 50 Accounting system failed to appears in the list named Allowed Programs & list
🔹 Choose the Change Settings button
🔹 Hit Allow Another program 
🔹 Choose Sage 50 Accounting in the list
🔹 Hit Add
🔹 In case Sage 50 Accounting failed to display in the list labeled Add a Program
🔹 Hit Browse to search Sage50accounting.exe in the installation folder named Sage 50 Accounting 
🔹 Choose Open button
🔹 And then hit OK
🔹 The default installation folder is below:
🔹 C:\Program Files\Sage 50 [Your Product Solution] [Year]
🔹 Now repeat the procedure for the below processes:
🔹 Sage_SA_TST.exe. below in your Sage 50 Accounting installation folder\TST.
🔹 SageUpgrader.exe. appears in your Sage 50 Accounting installation folder.
🔹 Sage_SA_upload.exe. in your Sage 50 Accounting installation folder.
🔹 Simplyurl.exe. in installation folder labeled Sage 50 Accounting 
🔹 Sage_SA_DBVerifier.exe. in the Sage 50 Accounting installation folder\dbverifier.
 mysqld-nt.exe. in C:\Program Files\Winsim\ConnectionManager\MySqlBinary\5.7.18\mysql.
🔹  Sage_SA_ErrorLogSubmitter.exe. in the installation folder named LogSubmitter folder
🔹 SimplyConnectionManager.exe. in C:\Program Files\Winsim\ConnectionManager.
🔹 Simply.SystemTrayIcon.exe. in C:\Program Files\Winsim\ConnectionManager.
🔹 Sage_SA_Policy.exe. in installation folder named Sage 50 Accounting 
 mysqladmin.exe. in C:\Program Files\Winsim\ConnectionManager\MySqlBinary\5.7.18\mysql.
🔹 Hit OK.

Fix Database Timed out Error via Firewall Error

🔹 Change the company file location:
🔹 Restore the company file or switch SAJ and SAI folder to another location
🔹 Try to open the company file without putting it into the company in the temporary folder C:\Temp

Authorize Sage 50 Files Manually

🔹 Check and add the port number with the below steps:
🔹 The below folders contains the specific versions of Sage 50:
🔹 MySQL 5.7.18 for Version 2018-2019
🔹 MySQL 5.0.38 is for Version 2008-2013
🔹 MySQL 5.6.10 is for Version 2014-2017
🔹 MySQL 5.7.27 for Version 2020.1 and advanced
🔹 You only required to allow the files that are according to the specific Sage 50 version that you are installing
Following files must be exempted or excluded:
🔹 C:\Program Files (x86)\Sage 50 Accountant Edition\Sage50Accounting.exe
🔹 C:\Program Files (x86)\winsim\ConnectionManager\SimplyConnectionManager.exe
🔹 C:\Program Files (x86)\winsim\ConnectionManager\MySqlBinary\5.7.27\mysql\mysqld.exe
🔹 C:\Program Files (x86)\winsim\ConnectionManager\MySqlBinary\5.7.27\mysql\mysqladmin.exe
🔹 C:\Program Files (x86)\Sage 50 [version]\Sage_SA_webhelp.exe
🔹 C:\Program Files (x86)\Sage 50 [version]\Sage_SA_upload.exe
🔹 C:\Program Files (x86)\Sage 50 [version]\SageUpgrader.exe
🔹 C:\Program Files (x86)\Sage 50 [version]\Sage_SA_custrep.exe
🔹 C:\Program Files (x86)\Sage 50 [version]\TST\Sage_SA_TST.exe
🔹 C:\Program Files (x86)\winsim\TransactionManager20XX – CDN\Sage_SA.TransactionManager.exe
🔹 C:\Program Files (x86)\Sage 50 [version]\dbverifier\Sage_SA_DBVerifier.exe
🔹 C:\Program Files (x86)\Sage 50 [version]\LogSubmitter\Sage_SA_ErrorLogSubmitter.exe
🔹 C:\Program Files (x86)\Sage 50 [version]\Sage_SA_dbutil.exe
🔹 C:\Program Files (x86)\Sage 50 [version]\Sage_SA_Policy.exe
🔹 C:\Program Files (x86)\Sage 50 [version]\Sage_SA_update.exe
🔹 C:\Program Files (x86)\winsim\ConnectionManager\Simply.SystemTrayIcon.exe
🔹 C:\Program Files (x86)\winsim\ConnectionManager\MySqlBinary\5.0.38\mysql\mysql.exe
🔹 C:\Program Files (x86)\winsim\ConnectionManager\MySqlBinary\5.7.18\mysql\mysqldump.exe
🔹 C:\Program Files (x86)\winsim\ConnectionManager\MySqlBinary\5.7.27\mysql\mysql.exe
🔹 C:\Program Files (x86)\winsim\ConnectionManager\MySqlBinary\5.7.27\mysql\mysqldump.exe
🔹 C:\Program Files (x86)\winsim\ConnectionManager\MySqlBinary\5.0.38\mysql\mysqldump.exe
🔹 C:\Program Files (x86)\winsim\ConnectionManager\MySqlBinary\5.6.10\mysql\mysql.exe
🔹 C:\Program Files (x86)\winsim\ConnectionManager\MySqlBinary\5.6.10\mysql\mysqldump.exe
🔹 C:\Program Files (x86)\winsim\ConnectionManager\MySqlBinary\5.7.18\mysql\mysql.exe

Following Ports have to be Available in your Firewall Security Software

🔹 Check the Connection Manager port and MySQL port number that you need to setup in the Firewall security system
🔹 MySQL: 13540 To13579
🔹 Connection Manager: Port number 13531

Update Windows Firewall Automatically

🔹 First of all, Uninstall Sage 50
🔹 Next, open the Control Panel
🔹 Click Programs & Features button
🔹 Now find the Sage 50 Accounting
🔹 Choose Sage 50 Uninstall
🔹 Next, reinstall Sage 50
🔹 Open the advanced Sage 50 installation folder
🔹 While installing Sage 50, the system will provide you the option to automatically update the Firewall
🔹 Hit Yes button


Here the post completes! Hopefully, now you can fix the firewall issues in Sage 50 confidently. If in case you face any hassle while implementing the above resolutions or need to solve other queries then get a connection to the professional team. Use a Sage 50 live chat, phone number, or email address to reach the expert’s team. The team members are experienced enough to help you with all your concerns.


How Would I Know Which Firewall System is Active on my System?

For this you need to follow the below options to figure out:
🔸 First of all click on the icons from the system tray in the right corner to the clock
🔸 Next, each icon provide you with the active application name
🔸 Search for Firewall Software
🔸 Hit Start, click All Programs and now search firewall software
🔸 Choose Start, Hit Settings
🔸 Select-control Panel
🔸 Click Add/Remove program
🔸 Click on Firewall software and choose Start
🔸 Hit Run
🔸 Enter services.msc in the search box
🔸 Choose OK
🔸 It will display the services

How Can I Allow the Sage 50 Accounting System in Firewall Configuration?

Locate the below columns named home/work:
🔸 Mysqld.exe
🔸 Mysqld-nt.exe
🔸 File and Printer sharing
🔸 Connection Manager
🔸 It will display the executable files that you need to allow using a firewall
🔸 Hit Allow another program

What If I need to Open the Inbound Firewall Ports While Fixing the Error?

🔸 Choose the firewall option
🔸 Click Port and then hit Next
🔸 Enter Sage port number
🔸 Check the range
🔸 Open the windows explorer
🔸 Search for Windows Vista/7/8: C:\Users\Public\Documents\Sage Software\ConnectionManager\
🔸 Use the ConnectionManager.ini via notepad
🔸 Xxxxxx is the line end
🔸 Hit next 
🔸 Click Allow the connection and then Next
🔸 Select Domain & private
🔸 Hit Next
🔸 Enter Simply 50 accounting ports in the box which says Name
Hit Finish to complete the wizard

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