Upgrading to Sage Contractor Version 19

old-computer Is it time to update your older version of Sage 100 Contractor/Master Builder to version 19?

Depending upon the version you are starting from, upgrading to the current version may be a multi-step process.

The chart below outlines the steps needed to upgrade from older versions of Sage 100 Contractor/Master Builder to version 19.

 

Before You Upgrade

Always create a backup of your data before updating your software.  If you have any questions or hesitations about upgrading, please contact us before you begin the upgrade process.

Determining Your Current Version

If you are not sure which version you are currently using, follow these steps:

  1. Click the Home & Resources tab. (or resources button if tabs have been disabled)
  2. Click About Sage 100 Contractor

The version will be displayed on the top line.

Note - You can also find your Sage Client ID number on this page

Upgrade Paths

To determine the steps in your upgrade path, find your software version in the left hand column in the table below and then follow the steps in the "Upgrade Path" column.

Upgrade From Upgrade Path
18.x Upgrade directly to 19. (all 19 versions are full installs with the exception of software notice 15-B)
17.x Upgrade to 18.1, reindex your data, and then upgrade to 19.
16.x Upgrade to 18.1, reindex your data, and then upgrade to 19.
15.x Upgrade to 18.1, reindex your data, and then upgrade to 19.
14.x Upgrade to 18.1, reindex your data, and then upgrade to 19.
13.x Upgrade to 14 and update data by re-indexing. Then upgrade to 18 and update data by re-indexing.Then upgrade to 19.
12.x Upgrade to 13 and update data by re-indexing. Then upgrade to 14 and update data by re-indexing. Then upgrade to 18 and update data by re-indexing.Then upgrade to 19.
11.x Upgrade to 12 and update data by re-indexing. Then upgrade to 14 and update data by re-indexing. Then upgrade to 18 and update data by re-indexing.Then upgrade to 19.
10.x Upgrade to 12 and update data by re-indexing. Then upgrade to 14 and update data by re-indexing. Then upgrade to 19.