How to Update AccountLynx/SyncLinx

 All Copies of AccountLinx/SyncLinx Must Be The Same Version

If you are installing or updating AccountLinx/SyncLinx to a newer version, you must update all other copies of AccountLinx/SyncLinx in your office to the same version to limit any delays in using the software.

The latest publicly available version is 4.7.8.24.

Starting in 4.7.7.86, AccountLinx will now automatically prompt when opening if a new version is available to help ensure the same version of AccountLinx across your organization.

Updating AccountLinx/SyncLinx is necessary to ensure that you have all the latest features and bug fixes available to you. Depending on the version of AccountLinx you are using, it will prompt you when a new version is available to download and install or you will need to download and run our installation tool when you are aware of a newer version.

Updating AccountLinx/SyncLinx

For 4.7.7.86 & Above

Starting with AccountLinx 4.7.7.86, AccountLinx will check if there are any available updates when opening. If there is an available update, you will see a window like below to download and update AccountLinx/SyncLinx. The process of updating AccountLinx/SyncLinx is similar to the process for installing AccountLinx/SyncLinx. 

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If you choose to skip the offered version, you will not see the update prompt reappear for the offered version. When you are ready to update AccountLinx, you can go to Tools and click Check for Updates to see the "Update Available" window again.

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If you are skipping the offered version of AccountLinx, please be aware that your colleagues could update their versions of AccountLinx, requiring you to update AccountLinx as well. It is best for you and your colleagues to communicate with each other to ensure that all copies of AccountLinx are updated together or within a similar timeframe.

For 4.7.7.65 and Below

If you are using a version of AccountLinx/SyncLinx at or below 4.7.7.65, then you will need to manually update AccountLinx/SyncLinx with the below link & steps.

  • Download the AccountLinx updater & installer below. Run/open the installer after the download completes.
  • Follow through with the prompts at the bottom of the window.

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  • It will begin to download and install anything necessary for AccountLinx & SyncLinx.

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  • After the installer finishes downloading what it needs, it will begin to uninstall AccountLinx if it is an older version first. Otherwise, it will begin to install AccountLinx. Follow the prompts for the installation.

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  • When completed, click Finish.

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  • When the installation is complete, click Finish.

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If Using Sage 100 - Versions Below 20

As this version of Sage 100 is older than their publicly available offering, it will require an older version of AccountLinx to function. As this is an older version of AccountLinx, you may encounter bugs/lack features that are in newer versions of AccountLinx.

Installing and Updating AccountLinx/SyncLinx
  • Download the AccountLinx updater & installer below. Run/open the installer after the download completes.
  • Follow through with the prompts at the bottom of the window.

    Installing_Updating_AccountLinx___SyncLinx__360001707433__AccountLinx_-_001.png

  • It will begin to download and install anything necessary for AccountLinx & SyncLinx.

    Installing_Updating_AccountLinx___SyncLinx__360001707433__AccountLinx_-_002.png

  • After the installer finishes downloading what it needs, it will begin to uninstall AccountLinx if it is an older version first. Otherwise, it will begin to install AccountLinx. Follow the prompts for the installation.

    ALX - Install Update - 00.png

  • When completed, click Finish.

    ALX - Install Update - 06.png

  • When the installation is complete, click Finish.

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