Sage 50 Accounts plugin
Our plugin Sage 50 Accounts supports the following features:
- Postcode Lookup
- Telephone Validation
- Email Validation
- Bank Account Validation
Sage 50 Accounts Versions
Please make sure you download and install the version of our plugin that matches your version of Sage 50 Accounts. We have the following versions available:
|Sage 50 Accounts v25 & v26||Download|
|Sage 50 Accounts v23||Download|
|Sage 50 Accounts 2016||Download|
|Sage 50 Accounts 2014||Download|
|Sage 50 Accounts 2013||Download|
|Sage 50 Accounts 2012||Download|
Once you have downloaded the appropriate version, run the downloaded file to install the plugin. Close Sage 50 Accounts if it is open, then re-open it. You should now see a "Data8" option in the top menu to indicate that it has been installed successfully.
Should you need to uninstall the plugin at any time, close Sage 50 Accounts, go to the Windows Add/Remove Programs option, select the "Data8 Postcode Lookup for Sage 50 Accounts" option and click "Uninstall"
Before the plugin will have any effect you must configure it to link it to your Data8 account. In Sage, click the new "Data8" menu, then click "Settings".
On the configuration screen, enter your Data8 username and password. Any of the available services you have access to on your account will then be enabled for you to tick.
Once you have ticked the services you want to use, those services will be applied the next time you open any appropriate forms in Sage.
When Postcode Lookup is enabled, a
? button is shown next to the postcode field of any address entry section. Click this button to open the Postcode Lookup form. Enter a postcode and click Search to find the address you want, then double-click on an address to populate the address field in Sage.
When Telephone Validation is enabled, all telephone number fields are validated automatically. If an invalid telephone number is identified, the field will change colour to red.
When Email Validation is enabled, all email address fields are validated automatically. If an invalid email address is identified, the field will change colour to red.
Bank Account Validation
When Bank Account Validation is enabled, all sort code, bank account numbers, BIC and IBAN fields are validated automatically. Any errors are highlighted in red.
A "?" button will be shown next to the Sort Code field. If the sort code is populated, clicking this button will automatically fill in the Bank Name and Bank Address fields.
In addition, a "?" button will be shown next to the IBAN field. If the sort code and account number are populated, clicking this button will automatically populate the BIC and IBAN fields with the equivalent numbers.