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Announcing Sage 500 ERP 2023.0 Product Release

We are pleased to announce the release of Sage 500 ERP 2023.0! 

What's New 

The 2023.0 release is designed to make your time in Sage 500 more user friendly, efficient, and secure. Many of these enhancements are directly inspired by customer and partner feedback. Upgrade today to gain more insights into your day-to-day operations, make better decisions, and improve profitability. 

  • Ability to display audit trail  
  • Ability to have the Control number and Item number sync in numerical order on the Reconciliation Report in Process Physical Inventory  
  • Database Upgrade Utility Detail Report of Open Batches  
  • Document Transmittal log to include all contacts who were sent email  
  • Extended DataPorter functionality to the 1099 tab at Maintain Vendors  
  • Continued maintenance of work/defect resolutions 
  • And more!  

 Note: More information about the release can be found in the Release Notes.  

The future of Sage 500 

Sage 500 is one of Sage’s most established offerings and a market-leading ERP solution. Sage is committed to the continued growth and stability of Sage 500 through customer and partner-inspired product enhancements, updates to keep your tax and payroll compliant, and in close alignment with our ISV partners, Avalara (sales tax) and Aatrix (1099 processing) to ensure your Sage 500 solution is always in compliance with integrated apps and functioning optimally. 

Sage currently uses Visual Basic 6.0. (Runtime) and Visual Basic 6.0. Integrated Development Environment (IDE). We remain closely aligned with Microsoft and its management of compatibility with VB6 to ensure compatibility and performance of our Sage 500 product. We have the utmost confidence in our ability to support the Sage 500 product under its current usage of VB6 while planning, prioritizing, and provisioning migration to the latest IDE and Runtime platforms. 

Download instructions 

Important: If you use third-party products that integrate with Sage 500 ERP, check with the vendor of your third-party product to ensure their product is fully compatible with this release. If you connect with other Sage products, check with your business partner or Sage to ensure that these components are compatible. 

To get the latest Sage 500 ERP release, contact your Sage business partner or download the release from the Sage Knowledgebase: 

  • Follow the steps under Log on to the Sage Knowledgebase 

Need help? 

Visit for options, including links to Sage Knowledgebase, Sage City, Sage University, and Sage Year-end Center, as well as Chat and Online Case submission. 

Questions? To start (or join) a discussion about this topic, please visit the Sage 500 General Discussion Topics forum.