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How do I create backups automatically?

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How to enable automatic backups in Sage 50 CA.


  1. Go to Setup, Settings, Company, Backup.
  2. Put a checkmark for Automatically back up this file.
  3. It is recommended to change the backup frequency from Monday to Daily.
  4. Click Browse to select the folder you want the backup files to be written to. Create a new folder called Sage Backups on the C:\\ drive or the server and point the backup location to this location.
  5. Click OK.
  6. Automatic Backups are only trigged when in Single-User Mode and the file is closed for the first time in the day.

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