Issue Resolution:

The Sage 50 Database Repair Tool is used to repair damaged Sage 50 data files. We recommend that you only use the Sage 50 Database Repair Utility with the guidance of Sage 50 Customer Support.

Purpose

The Sage 50 Database Repair Utility can be used to determine if issues experienced while using Sage 50 are caused by one of the following:

  • Damaged or improperly patched database files
  • Outdated or damaged files in the Sage 50 data path

Start the Tool

1.When the tool is started, all of the files necessary for the tool to function will be extracted.

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2. In the following message you can select the link to view a Sage Knowledgebase article if you want to find out more about this tool.

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3. Read the End User License Agreement – click Agree if you agree to all terms and conditions to start using the tool.

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4. You have three available options within the tool:
– Remove Pervasive
– Install Pervasive
– Create New Local Datapath

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Result Log

Feedback about the actions of the tool will be displayed in the Result Log text box. A Process Successful message will be displayed when a utility has successfully been ran. If a utility fails for any reason, the log will display details about the failure.

Remove Pervasive

The Remove Pervasive utility will uninstall Pervasive from the local computer. This utility is usually used in conjunction with the Install Pervasiveutility. It is important to ensure that all users have logged out and closed Sage 50 before using this utility – upon starting this utility; a message will provide a reminder:

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Install Pervasive

The Install Pervasive utility will install Pervasive to the local computer and automatically patch it with necessary updates. This utility is usually used in conjunction with the Remove Pervasive utility. It is important to ensure that all users have logged out and closed Sage 50 before using this utility – upon starting this utility; a message will provide a reminder:

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Create New Local Datapath

The Create New Local Datapath utility generates a new Sage 50 datapath directory with factory-default files. This provides a clean set of files for Sage 50 to work with to troubleshoot issues with the existing datapath. You can also copy a Sage 50 company into the new datapath directory to test an existing company with the new datapath.

NOTE: The Create New Local Datapath utility is an advanced option, so we recommend that you only use it with the guidance of Sage 50 Customer Support.

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Download the Database Repair Utility for your release below:

  • Sage 50 Accounting 2015
  • Sage 50 Accounting 2014
  • Sage 50 Accounting 2013
  • Sage Peachtree Accounting 2012
  • Sage Peachtree Accounting 2011

Resolution for Issue ‘Sage 50 Database Repair Utility’ available: Yes (Solved).
Source: Sage Community forums.
Disclaimer: Accounting File Repair Support is an independant provider of database-related services and is not affiliated with Sage or Intuit.

Sage 50 Database Repair Utility: this issue or error code is a known issue related to Sage accounting products. Support for this issue is available either by self-service or paid support options. Experts are available to resolve your Sage issue to ensure minimal downtime and continue running your business. First try to resolve the issue yourself by looking for a resolution described below. If you are experiencing too many issues, you may want to transition from Sage 50 to Quickbooks. See also: convert Sage 50 Quantum to Sage 50 Pro/Premium or do a conversion from Sage. If it is a complex issue or you are unable to solve the issue, you may contact us by contacting Sage Repair or by using other support options.

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