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Upgrade your Sage 50 BusinessVision previous version to the 2018 version of Sage Business Vision.
To upgrade Sage Business vision, the process is very easy and quick. All you have to do is follow some simple step to complete upgrade process.
- You need to get activation code and serial number. You will need those things at the time of installation process.
- Now, take a note of the company name that is registered with Sage software. Make handy your account ID. You may also require it at the time of installation.
- Download your Sage BusinessVision 2018.
- Now, log in to your sage knowledge-base by using the link: https://support.na.sage.com and then log-in to your ID.
- At the top right corner of the screen, you will see my download There, click on Sage BusinessVision. You will see the list in the latest product.
- Select the link according to the edition that you are using. Select Download Now.
- Now, take the backup of the company file before proceeding.
Once Sage BusinessVision 2018 download is complete, you will have activation code, serial number and the backup of data. Now is the installation step. You need to remove the previous version before you proceed further. Go to the windows control panel to finish the installation process. To initiate the installation process, first, you need to restart your computer. Restarting process is to stop or close if there is any file left in the computer that might create you issue in the later stages.
Now, log in to your system as administrator or user who has administrator rights. This is to upgrade or add registry information at the time of upgrade.
- You have the downloaded file of Sage BusinessVision 2018 that you have obtained from the knowledgebase. Extract to the default setup and then click on Next.
- Extract the files and run the setup and you will see several options. Now, install the software. It may be needed to install Pervasive Database Engine where as other add-ons will remain the same: Multiple Currency, LAN Packs and Custom Packs.
- Now, click on next in the welcome screen.
- Click on the license model and then click on next.
- Make sure you read the license agreement carefully and then click on next.
- To obtain activation code and license number, go to the license file location. Go to the default settings and then click on next.
- Now, either continue with 30-days trial period or continue by entering activation code and serial number in their respective dialogue boxes.
- Enter the following credentials and leave the business field blank:
- Company Name
- Serial Number
- Client ID (Account ID and Sage)
- Activation Code
- Your destination folder won’t change, it will be your default folder.
- Now, initiate process and proceed to next.
- Check that update will complete.
- Click on finish and restart your computer. Once system restart, you can work on Sage BusinessVision 2018.