How to find Data Path and Program Path in Sage 50?

Sage 50 is one of the biggest accounting supporting software known everywhere. Sometimes users need to know how to find the data path and program path in Sage 50. Below article helps you in case if any of the questions arise mentioned below:

  • How to locate the program path
  • How to locate the data path
  • Where is company data located
  • Where is the program installed

Methods to Locate the Data Path or Program Path

Option I: INI file

• Press Window +E
• In the File Explorer get the directory for the.INI file
1. In Sage 50 2019 and after that versions go to C:\ProgramData\Sage\Peachtree
2. In Sage 50 2018 and previous versions go to C:\Programs Files (x86)\Common Files\Peach (C:\Program Files\Common Files\Peach on a 32-bit computer)
• Open the configuration file for your version of Sage 50 – US Edition
Note – If system asked to select the program select Notepad
==>> Version 2020 Peachtree270.ini
==>> Version 2019 Peachtree260.ini
==>> Version 2018 Peachtree250.ini
==>> Version 2017 Peachtree240.ini
==>> Version 2016 Peachtree230.ini
==>> Version 2015 Peachtree220.ini
==>> Version 2014 Peachtree210.ini
==>> Version 2013 Peachtree200.ini
• Scroll down to the bottom of the third paragraph and locate for the line beginning with DATAPATH = to locate the data path
• To detect the program path, go down at the bottom of the seventh or sixth paragraph and search for the line initiating with PROGRAMPATH=

Options II– Inside Sage and properties

• To find the data path
1. Open the sage 50
2. Go to File, Open company
3. Drag the corner of the box to show the see the full directory
4. The data path is the directory minus the truncated spelling of the company name
• To find the program path:
1. Do a right-click at the Sage shortcut icon
2. Select Properties
3. At the targeted line blue highlighted line, minus Peachw.exe is the program path

How to Get in Touch?

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