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Addsum Technical Support Memos

(Adv=Advanced Accounting, TAS=Tas Professional, DBA=DBA Software)
Additional resources:
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Technical issues/reference section under the Advanced Accounting 5.1 updates page viewable from the HTML or PDF option on that page for additional important topics
Appendices of the Advanced Accounting 7i (and 6.1) and TAS Premier 7i help manuals
Date
Updated
Title/subject Applies to
01/18/13
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Windows 8 compatibility All
09/29/09
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Not enough storage is available to process this command All
09/23/09
6/22/10
11/16/11
Windows 7 compatibility Adv/TAS 5.1 (DOS/Win), Adv/TAS 6.1x, Adv/TAS 7i
09/04/09
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Windows 2008 Server and Pervasive 9.x Pervasive 9.x
02/25/09
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Vista Home limitations: no domain support Client-server systems
05/21/08
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File sharing in XP All
04/22/08
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Remapping LPT ports Adv 5.1 (DOS mode) and prior; TAS 5.1 (DOS mode) and prior
01/14/08
12/02/08
01/15/09
Vista (and some MS Server builds) and TAS day/name of week functions TAS 5.1 (DOS mode only), TAS 5.0
08/29/06
4/02/07
3/19/08
Windows Vista compatibility Adv/TAS 5.1 (DOS/Win), Adv/TAS 6.1x, TAS 7i
06/09/06
05/31/12
XP SP1 update causes tpc50.exe (TAS/Adv 5.0/5.1) to stop loading; other causes of tpc50.exe not loading Adv/TAS 5.1 (tpc50.exe only)
01/07/06
05/29/08
Pervasive/Btrieve file size limits and 2 gig segmentation ALL
01/01/06
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Basic PC maintenance: dust ALL
12/23/05
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Excluding files scanned by anti-virus and spyware prevention programs ALL
07/09/04
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Starting File Descriptor offset: TAS 7 vs. TAS 5.1 TAS 7 (and 6)
07/08/04
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VDM*.TMP files ADV/TAS 5.1 (DOS)
10/22/02
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XP Professional vs. Home All
07/09/02
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Pervasive.SQL 2000i and ADV 4.0/5.0/5.1 and TAS 4.0/5.0/5.1 ADV/TAS 5.1 and prior; DBA/TAS 5.1
07/03/02
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UNC pathing ADV/TAS 5.1 and prior; TAS 6
03/08/02
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XP issues (PDF format) All
10/20/01
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Recovering deleted records; safeguarding your data All
02/13/01
01/22/02
Data dictionary file could not be opened: FILELOC.B TAS 6.0 (development system and runtimes)
09/28/00
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Internet Explorer security leak Internet Explorer
09/21/00
09/29/00
WIN 98 ME issues All versions
09/22/99
07/09/02
Pervasive 7/2000 conflict with DOS4G and BTRIEVE.EXE ADV 3.0-5.1, TAS 3.0-5.1/DOS, DBA DOS (all)
09/15/99
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Disappearing sales order line item notes ADV 5.1
08/26/99
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Maintaining the active record position when FINDing again in the same file; using the XFER command TAS 4.0 and higher
08/25/99
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ROPEN vs. OPEN When CHAINing TAS 4.0 and higher
08/24/99
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Using the Redefine Command with Permanent Fields; Redefine "Type" Syntax TAS 5.1, ADV 5.1
03/28/99
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Inventory valuation method used in Advanced Accounting ADV
02/06/99
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Setting up a new TAS project TAS 4.0, 5.0, 5.1 (including specific information relating to modifying Advanced Accounting and DBA)
01/29/99
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Downing a server; shutting down PC's All
11/17/98
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Changing fiscal year period ADV 5.1
09/09/98
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Networking WIN95 PC's to Microsoft networking servers - Microsoft redirector problem (VREDIR.VXD) WIN 95 peer networks, WIN NT networks with WIN 95 clients
08/21/98
09/29/00
WIN98 and Advanced Accounting 5.1/TAS 5.1 ADV, TAS
06/20/98
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Peachtree 2000 and Advanced Accounting 5.1 Windows mode conflict; Btrieve 6.15 ADV 5.1
06/08/98
10/04/98
Year 2000 issues and statement of year 2000 compliancy ADV 5.1, TAS 5.1
05/18/98
06/25/08
WIN 95 (later) display properties (screen settings) - Windows mode ADV 5.1, TAS 5.1 (windows mode)
05/11/98
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Btrieve file corruption (including status 2) ADV, TAS
05/07/98
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Handling customer refunds ADV
04/01/98
11/16/04
Compatible printers ADV 5.1, TAS 5.1
02/18/98
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Using maintain database ADV 5.0/5.1, TAS
01/20/98
06/07/02
Speeding up network printing in the DOS mode (WIN 3.1/95/98/NT/2000/XP/Novell networks - printing delay) WIN 3.1/95/98/NT, ADV/TAS 5.1 DOS mode and all prior versions
12/30/97
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Changing customer and vendor names to uppercase ADV 5.0/5.1
05/28/97
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Using job cost time cards and payroll ADV 5.1
05/17/97
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Troubleshooting General Protection Faults ADV 5.1, TAS 5.1 windows mode
05/08/97
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Going negative - cost of goods sold tracking ADV
05/07/97
10/01/98
Printing direct (pre-printed forms, items less than page length) ADV 5.1, TAS 5.1
04/23/97
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Replacing or eliminating a portion of the characters of an inventory code for a series of items ADV 5.0, 5.1



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