Sage 50 is a business accounting software the helps small to medium scale organizations in managing their finances. Originally created to assist small businesses, Sage 50 quickly proved to be scalable for large scale industries as well.
As great as Sage 50 is as accounting software, it can sometimes be plagued by a few technical difficulties. One such technical difficulty is the Sage 50 error 1721. This article strives to provide you with the steps that you must follow in order to resolve this error. In case you find yourself unable to execute a particular step that will be provided below, contact the Sage 50 support number. Now, before we go into the steps of resolution, we must first look into what causes this error to occur.
What causes Sage 50 error 1721 to occur?
These are the reasons that might cause this error to occur:
- When you register/unregister Windows installer
- You might have corrupt files in the windows installer
- Improper cleaning of registry
- You are working on a new version of windows installer.
If you have any further queries regarding what causes this error, please contact the Sage Customer Support Phone Number. The sage customer support team will do their very best to clear any queries you might be harboring.
Steps of resolution
These are the steps that you will need to follow in order to get rid of Sage 50 error 1721:
This particular error appears due to installing or uninstalling software on the operating system. Usually a Microsoft error, it is related to the Windows Installation Engine. You will have to make sure that the version of the windows installer you have is updated or complete. To check the version of your Windows Installer, navigate to:
C:WINDOWSsystem32, right click on “exe” – Properties – Version.
If you are operating on Windows XP, then you need to have Service Pack 2 or the higher versions. If this error seems to persist even after you have updated the version of windows installer, reboot the system. Navigate to the Start Menu, then Run, then type in CMD so that you can open up the command prompt. Now, type in the following commands:
- msiexec /unregister
- msiexec /regserver
After you have re-registered the installer, try to reinstall ‘Simply Accounting’. If that doesn’t work, you may need to modify the registry. You will have to delete any keys that are related to Sage ‘Simply Accounting’ installation.
Or, follow these simple steps to complete the procedure:
- First, you will have to reconnect the external device to your system, where the Sage 50 program is located.
- Then, you will need to uninstall the Sage 50 software from your system.
- Next, re-install the Sage 50 software to the default program path of the Windows operating system.
- Finally, you must approve the sage 50 programs you have just installed to complete the procedure.
And your issue is resolved!
Hopefully, this article has provided you with the information that you require in order to resolve Sage 50 error 1721. However, there are remote instances where even after performing all the steps accurately you might still be facing this error. In such instances, contact the Sage 50 Tech Support Phone Number 1855-548-3394 and seek the assistance that you feel is necessary. The Sage technical support team will leave no stones unturned when it comes to alleviating technical issues that are bothering you.