Applicable to Versions 26 & 27 only



With Remote Data Access and Sage Drive, you and your colleagues can access your live Sage 50cloud Accounts data from remote locations using the Internet. If you're not sure which you would use or you are unsure if your company data is currently being shared for remote access it's easy to check


V27 Uses Remote Data Access

V26 and lower uses Sage Drive


Check if you are using Remote Data Access or Sage Drive


Version 27

If you are already on Version 27 do the following in the Sage Application


  1. On the menu bar click Help then click About.
  2. Under Remote Data Access Information, check the Site value


N/A            Users don't currently have Remote Data Access for this company. 

MAIN         One or more users have Remote Data Access and you are the main site 

REMOTE     One or more users have Remote Data Access and you are a remote site


Version 26

  1. On the menu bar click Help then click About.
  2. Under Sage Drive Information, check the Site value

N/A            You're not currently using Sage Drive for this company. 

MAIN         Your data is shared using Sage Drive and you are the main site. 

REMOTE     Your data is shared using Sage Drive and you are a remote site.