Sage 50 and Peachtree allow access to DSStudio

By default Sage 50 and Peachtree Accounting Software does not allow access to outside programs.

Note:  When enabling this feature the outside programs will only have read-only access.  They are unable to change any data inside your Sage 50 or Peachtree Accounting Software.  They are also protected by a Username and Password.


To enable this follow the instructions below.

1) Open your Sage 50 or Peachtree Accounting Company that you want to allow access to.

2) From the top file Menu select Maintain.
3) At the bottom of the dropdown menu select Users
4) Select Set Up Security...

You may receive the follow dialog message:

SecurityMessageSecuritySettings

Just click OK to continue

Once the User Security window is open select the Data Access/Crystal Report Tab.

5) Select the with the following login information radiobox.


Sage50UserSecurityScreen1

This will enable the change button to enter a password.

Sage50UserSecurityScreen2

6) Click the Change Button.

**Note you are unable to change the ID (UserName) is fixed to Peachtree

Sage50UserSettingsPasswordDialog

Enter a new password.  This password is very limited.  It only allows 8 characters.

7) Click OK on the Set Password Dialog.
8) Click Close on the User Security Dialog.