Sage Payroll “No Updates Were Installed” Error

Occasionally, you may find that the Sage Payroll “Software Update” routine continue prompt for an update that has been installed previously. After hitting “Install Now”, you get a further notification that “No Updates Were Installed”. - - This is infuriating, but simple enough to resolve. Delete the “softwareupdates.dat” file from within the “C:\ProgramData\Sage\SBD Software Updates” … Continue reading Sage Payroll “No Updates Were Installed” Error

SAGE 200: Adding a Custom Menu Item

Each Sage 2010 User is associated with one or more "Roles". Users with multiple roles can use "Switch Configuration" from the Sage 200 File Menu to choose the most appropriate one. It is the "Role" (set within Sage System Administration) that determines the Menu Items they are presented with. In Order to add a New … Continue reading SAGE 200: Adding a Custom Menu Item

Sage Payroll: No Updates were installed

Occasionally, you may find that Sage Payroll "Software Update" will continue to prompt for an update that has been installed previously. After hitting "Install Now", you get a further notification that "No Updates Were Installed". The next time you start payroll, it will repeat the whole process again! Fixing this is easy enough. Just delete … Continue reading Sage Payroll: No Updates were installed

Windows 7; Sage Construction and Outlook 2010 Incompatibilities

Many applications that purport to run on Windows 7 often require UAC (User Access Control) to be disabled or additional privileges to be given to Standard Users. I had reasonable success running the latest version of Sage Construction (v14) on a Windows 7 Workstation, until one of the users attempted to Email a Report from … Continue reading Windows 7; Sage Construction and Outlook 2010 Incompatibilities

Sage 200 Suite 2010: Web Service Enhancements 3.0

I recently had some difficulties installing Sage 2010 on Windows 7 (32 Bit). A couple of machines were complaining about Microsoft Web Services Enhancements (see Screen Shot). It’s easy enough to resolve. Install “WSE 3.0 Runtime” from the WSE3_0 Folder on the Sage 2010 CD before running the Sage 2010 Setup Routine. Note: it is … Continue reading Sage 200 Suite 2010: Web Service Enhancements 3.0

Uninstalling Sage Construction

If you run into problems trying to Re-Install or Upgrade Sage Contruct, it is often neccesary to completely remove the existing Installation. The following text describes how to completely remove Sage Construct from a Workstation: [1] Uninstall all "R5" Programs using Control Panel [2] Uninstall the "Construct" Program Using Control Panel [3] Use the "Windows Installer Cleanup" Utility to … Continue reading Uninstalling Sage Construction