Many users of Sage 50 have informed us that they have faced regular issues while installing the software. Different types of error codes may come up , at times, when users go through the process of installing the Sage software. In this blog, we are going to discuss a pretty common issue related to the installation of this software- the Sage Error 1308. If you are also experiencing this error code of late, please go through this blog till the end, implement the solutions mentioned herein and get rid of this issue.
Let’s first look into the reasons why this issue occurs in your system-
🔰 Causes of the Sage Error 1308
The Sage Error 1308 is also known as the Sage Install Error 1308. Many technical reasons may lead to the occurrence of this error. Some of them are listed below:-
🔷 Source file is missing on your system
🔷 You have not installed the latest version of the Sage software on your computer.
🔷 Poor internet connection.
🔷 The updates of the Sage software has been downloaded but are not installed as yet.
🔷 The user is not logged in as an administrator.
🔷 You may be using the trial version of the Sage software which is yet to be expired and is creating issues.
🔷 The Windows installer is somehow unable to stop the services and initiate the installation process of the Sage software.
🔰 How to Fix the Sage Error 1308?
Here, we will discuss multiple methods to fix the Sage Error 1308:-
Total Time: 30 minutes
🔰 Method 1- Repair your Sage Software
A. Repair from the Installation Files
⏩ Browse to the location/ path where you have saved the installation files for Sage 50.
⏩ Now, search for the “Autorun.exe” file
⏩ Do a right click on it.
⏩ now select the Run as Administrator option.
⏩ The start-up window will appear on your screen.
⏩ Click on the Modify button.
⏩ Now click on the Sage 50 software.
⏩ Click on Next.
⏩ Click on the Repair tab.
⏩ Tab on the Next button to complete
B. Repair through Control Panel
⏩ Open Control Panel on your system.
⏩ Click on Programs option.
⏩ You will see a list of programs on your screen. In this list, search for the “Sage 50” software.
⏩ Right-click on the Sage 50 icon.
⏩ Click on the Change tab.
⏩ Click the Repair tab.
⏩ Tab on the Next button to complete
🔰 Method 2- Remove all the Sage Products From your System
⏩ Before proceeding with this, take a backup of your company data in any external device such as a USB.
⏩ Navigate to the Control Panel.
⏩ Now click on the tab named Programs and Features.
⏩ Locate Sage 50 in the list of programs.
⏩ Click on Uninstall.
⏩ Now, open Windows Explorer and browse to “C:\Program files (x86).
⏩ Delete both the Sage and the Winsim folders.
While dealing with software, one thing we should always understand that almost all software is prone to errors and Sage 50 is no exception either. However, we also acknowledge how annoying it can be , if you encounter such errors , while being in the middle of something important.
That’s why, in this blog, we tried to provide you with some easy solutions to fix the Sage Error 1308. If you are still being troubled by this issue, or, if you are having any difficulties in carrying out the above-mentioned steps, we would recommend you to speak to some of the authorized Sage live chat experts.
🔔 Frequently Asked Question
🔰 Can I Install the Sage 50 Accounts on Multiple Computers?
Yes. You can. All you need to do is to purchase a license for each of the computers where you wish to install the Sage software. If you are a Sage Accountants Network (SAN) member, you can purchase any number of user licenses in the range of 2 to 40.
🔰 I Want to Install Sage 50 Accounts V 23. How to Install it from the Installation Files?
Please Carry out the Steps Below:-
⚫ Navigate to the Start menu
⚫ Now click the type field
⚫ Type Run in the box
⚫ Press Enter on your keyboard
⚫ The Run window will appear on your screen
⚫ Type %temp% on the text box
⚫ Press Enter
⚫ Navigate to the folder named Sage Accounts folder
⚫ Double-click to open the folder
⚫ Inside the folder, locate the Sage 50 Accounts v23.msi file.
⚫ Double-click on it to start the process of installation
⚫ The installation wizard will appear on your screen
⚫ Please follow the on-screen instructions to proceed with the installation
⚫ Close the window after the installation gets completed.