"Desktop Has Stopped Working" Error

By Glen Mund | Oct 20, 2016 1:28:23 PM

Problem Details:

After entering the user name and password to login to Sage 300 the following error appears:

"Desktop has stopped working.  A problem stopped the program from working correctly"

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Sage 300's Infamous Payables Clearing Account

By Glen Mund | Oct 11, 2016 1:16:00 PM

In Sage 300, under Inventory Control / Setup / Account Sets - the second GL account in the list is for a Payables Clearing Account. 

Why do we need a payables clearing account in inventory?  Good question! 

The Payables Clearing Account is used for receiving

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End-of-Year CRM Checkup

By Zainab Salihi | Oct 6, 2016 6:10:00 AM

It’s that time of year when many companies clean their files, organize their data, and clean out the old in preparation for the new. The last fiscal quarter (if your company is on a calendar year) closes out the books in many companies and places a reference point in the year for year-to-year comparisons. This is a great time to add one simple task to your system: a CRM checkup, cleanup, and tune up.

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Warehouse Management Success: Tips to Reduce Fulfillment Mistakes

By Clayton Hoy | Oct 5, 2016 6:30:00 AM

Everyone makes mistakes, but when it comes to warehouse management, mistakes can be costly. Not only does a fulfillment mistake sap profits when the wrong items are shipped, they can also give customers a poor impression of your business, causing customers to defect to a competitor. Mistakes cost your business anywhere from a few dollars a year to thousands of dollars per year.

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The Importance of Cross-Organizational Collaboration in Business Intelligence Projects

By James Tang | Oct 4, 2016 10:11:10 AM

When you’re starting a business intelligence project, certain departments within your company may seem essential to the project’s success. Some departments immediately come to mind as key players in the creation and execution of the project’s deliverables. But the importance of cross-organizational collaboration cannot be underestimated.

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How Do I Back-up Accpac?

By Glen Mund | Oct 4, 2016 8:54:43 AM

A question that I wish more people asked me is, "How do I back-up Accpac?"  That question can be broken into three sections:

  • Accpac Shared Data
  • SQL Data (MSSQL, Pervasive, Oracle, DB2)
  • Customizations

Each item has its own challenges

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Accpac Error: You Do Not Have a License to Use This Product!

By Glen Mund | Oct 4, 2016 8:52:15 AM
Of course you have a license!  You bought and paid for your Sage Accpac ERP system.  Everything was working fine yesterday, and today you can’t access your program. 

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Making Service Management Easier Through Automation

By Garry Beattie | Sep 27, 2016 6:12:00 AM

Equipment servicing, HVAC systems, and many other systems rely upon service management to keep equipment running smoothly. Good service management also includes cost quotations, invoices, and other templates related to typical jobs performed by your service department. If your idea of templates is running to the file cabinet and grabbing a hard copy to fill in, think again.

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