Sage 200 and Windows 10

Short, important post! Microsoft have now released Windows 10. Please be aware that this is NOT supported for any current versions of the Sage 200 suite. All being well Service Pack 2 for Sage 200 Extra 2015 will include Windows 10 compatibility. This is currently scheduled for 30th September 2015.  

Core components fail to install when accessing Sage 200 2015 System Administrator

I have hit this issue on my last couple of installations where the Core components fail to install when accessing Sage 200 2015 System Administrator. Sage have identified this as being an issue which relates to virtual environments (which both of my examples were). When you access System Administration for the first time after install, various messagesContinue reading “Core components fail to install when accessing Sage 200 2015 System Administrator”

XML Document error accessing System Administration after upgrade

After upgrading a Sage 200 site to Sage 200 2015, an error message may be displayed when accessing System Administration for the first time. The message advises of an error in XML document (9, 3).   This is caused by not removing any Add-Ons before commencing the upgrade to Sage 200 2015. Previously, the Add-OnsContinue reading “XML Document error accessing System Administration after upgrade”

Sage 200 2015 – SERVICE PACK 1 Released

Sage 200 2015 Service Pack 1 is now available. Business Partners should note the different method of installation on Clients. This service pack contains two files: Sage200v2015SP1ClientPrerequisites.exe Sage200v2015SP1.msp On a client PC both files must be run, in that order, to ensure the service pack installs correctly. Sage200v2015SP1ClientPrerequisites.exe checks the client files and ensures thatContinue reading “Sage 200 2015 – SERVICE PACK 1 Released”

Sage 200 gets a New Name

On 1 July 2015 Sage 200 products were given new names as below: Sage 200 (on premise version) is now called Sage 200 Extra Sage 200 Online is now called Sage 200 Extra Online Why Have they done this? In line with a new addition to Sage’s product portfolio, they are changing the existing product names to ensure products are aligned and customersContinue reading “Sage 200 gets a New Name”