Convert Peachtree to QuickBooks: Steps for Sage 50 to QuickBooks Conversion

Convert Peachtree to QuickBooks

There could be several reasons behind why you want to “Convert Peachtree to QuickBooks“. Sometimes users do so because they find it hard to manage data on both the software or at other times they just simply would want to migrate data from one software to another. Whatever the reason, “Convert Peachtree to QuickBooks” or “Sage 50 to QuickBooks Conversion” is fast and easy with AskForAccounting Support by your side.

Points to keep in Mind before Process Convert Peachtree/Sage 50 to QuickBooks:

It is easy to convert from Sage 50 to QuickBooks 2016 or later by using QuickBooks Conversion Tool. However, you will need to focus on these points before starting the process:

  • First you would need to make sure that you have the QuickBooks version that is acceptable for conversion: QuickBooks PRO, QuickBooks Premier, QuickBooks Enterprise 2014 or higher are acceptable.
  • You would be working on Windows vista while doing conversion,
  • You should have a RAM of 512 MB.
  • We will convert Sage 50 to QuickBooks Desktop or later with the tool.
  • Both of the software should be installed on the same computer for the process to be through.
  • Get in touch with our QuickBooks Customer Support team for any enquiry related to the same.

How to Convert Peachtree/Sage 50 to QuickBooks:

Convert Peachtree to QuickBooks

Here are the steps you would need to follow:

Total Time: 30 minutes

Step 1: Accessing the Sage 50 Company File:

🔹 Launch sage 50 and browse to the file you are wishing to convert to QuickBooks.
🔹 Follow the path: Main > Maintain > Users > Setup Security.
🔹 You will reach to a window. Click on Data Access/Crystal Reports tab.
🔹 You will see two options: None and With the Following Login Information. Click the latter.
🔹 Now click on change and set a new security password.
🔹 Once the password is set, exit Sage 50 and get to the second step of configuration.

Step 2: Run QuickBooks Conversion Tool with Administrator Rights

🔹 Download the QuickBooks Conversion Tool
🔹 Browse and open the QuickBooks Conversion Tool
🔹 Right-click on the QuickBooks Conversion Tool icon, and then select Properties.
🔹 Once you have QuickBooks Conversion Tool installed within your system, run it with Administrator rights.
🔹 Go to the QuickBooks Conversion Tool icon and right-click on it.
🔹 Select Run the file as Administrator. (You will have to do the same each time you use the tool)

Step 3: Convert Peachtree to QuickBooks use of QuickBooks Conversion Tool

🔹 Once the tool opens on your system, click Browse to opt the Sage 50 company file you need to convert.
🔹 Select the Company Name and Database Name in the new Window named
🔹 Pervasive 32-bit ODBC engine DSN Setup. (Both the names should be same.) Click on it.
🔹 You will be required to enter the Sage 50 company file password and hit
🔹 Now opt for the QuickBooks Product that you are currently using and want to convert to, browse to the company file and hit (the default location should C:USERSYOURUSERNAMEMy Documents unless you have saved it to some other location)
🔹 You can see the conversion information on the Ready to Convert window. Hit Convert File to start the conversion.
🔹 Once the conversion process starts, it may take a few minutes depending upon the file and capacity of your computer.
🔹 Once the process is finished, a new window named ‘Finished’ will appear on the screen.
🔹 Hit Open In QuickBooks.
🔹 Open the file in QuickBooks to ensure that the data has been converted completely.

When you are done with all the steps and everything went fine then, you will be able to Convert Peachtree/Sage 50 to QuickBooks.

Reach us for help:

If you face any difficulty while performing the process “Convert Peachtree to QuickBooks”, get in touch with our Sage 50 support experts to help you out with it. We have a strong team of experienced individuals at our Sage Technical help desk. They deal with Sage 50 related processes on a daily basis.