How to fix Sage 50 Error: “File system error 3 or 95 in file”

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Sage 50 Error File system error 3 or 95 in file
 

Sage 50 file system error code 3 or 95 is the most frequently occurring issue that has been bothering many users of the Sage accounting software across the globe. There could be a variety of technical reasons that can trigger this form of error.

For the on-the-spot solution, feel free to discuss your issues with Accountinghub Sage 50 tech support team at our helpline number.

In this article, we will be throwing light on the prime reasons of the Sage 50 file system error code 3 or 95 and some simple solutions to fix this issue.

Causes of the Sage 50 File System Error Code 3 or 95

When this type of error transpires, you will be viewing the given error warning on your computer monitor:

Error: “File system error 3 or 95 in file: [File].DAT.”

Let’s have a quick peek at some of the root causes that triggers Sage 50 file system error 3 or 95:

  • Winding up process on when Sage 50 software application is running
  • Bring Pervasive Database to an end while Sage 50 is running
  • When a network connection enters in a wireless setting
  • Erroneously set sharing and security authorizations
  • Error encountered after the installation of latest Service Release
  • Workstation goes to sleep mode when the application is about to open, which leads to the discontinuities of connection
  • Broken userpref.dat file

Want to know which of the above stated reasons are causing file system error 3 or 95? Consult Sage 50 experts at our tech support helpdesk number.

Troubleshoot the Sage 50 File System Error 3 or 95

Here are some easy to do methods that can help you fix this issue in a matter of a few minutes:

Solution I: Try to run the company after  pressing on the OK button

  1. Firstly, hit on the OK button after going through all the messages.
  2. You need to confirm whether you are still able to open your company account that too without errors or not
  3. If still getting the same error message, then you have to reinstate a backup.

Solution II:  A Network connection is lost

  1. The computer terminal which is time and again dropping the connection to the server could be the reason that you are encountering this type of error.
  2. You have to fix the network connectivity issues before you proceed further.
  3. There are chances that your Sage 50 software application may not be able to run properly on wireless networks.

Solution III: Pervasive related issues

If the Pervasive service was stopped by you, either by winding up the process on w3dbsmgr.exe or going to the Services menu and rebooting your system. If the error still happens, or if the service was not stopped by you, then perform the given steps:

  1. Hold Windows+ R keys in one go to open the Run command.
  2. When the run command opens, type services.msc in the search tab and after that press OK.
  3. Do right click on the Pervasive PSQL Workgroup Engine, and after this choose the Start or Reboot option.
  4. Even after installing the Pervasive again, the error still continues to show up, a different program or service on your system could be inhibiting the Pervasive service to work optimally. So, try to restart into Selective Startup and check your firewall settings as well.

Solution IV: Erroneously set sharing and security authorizations

  • For this, you need to double check whether your data file permissions are set in the approved manner or not.

Solution V: Remove all PTL files

  • First of all, you have to try to find your company directories. If you face problem in finding your company directory, contact Sage 50 experts for immediate assistance.
  • When you are able to do that,browse any PTL files, and then Erase them.

Solution VI: Computer suddenly goes to sleep mode

  1. There are possibilities that you will encounter provided your PC suddenly goes to sleep mode despite the fact that the program is still running.
  2. Make sure you always exit from the Sage 50 software before you leave your workstation for some times it could make your system to enter the sleep mode.

Solution VII: Broken Userpref.dat file

  • First of all, you have to try to find your company directories. If you face problem in finding your company directory, contact Sage 50 experts for immediate assistance.
  • When you are able to do that, browse the Userpref.dat file, and then give another name to it, that is Userpref.old.

Looking for Sage 50 support?

If Sage 50 file system error 3 or 95 is still appearing on your computer screen despite performing above steps, connect with our Accountinghub Sage 50 Technical support team expert at our Sage helpline +1844-313-4856.

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