Setup a link to an accounts system via the Synergist v12+ Web Portal
* Assumption: The current site has a fully working Synergist Accounts link already setup.
The first step is to install the Synergist Connect client software, this is a piece of "middleware" designed to interface Synergist with the current accounts data. Synergist Connect is solely for use on sites that are utilising the Synergist Web Portal only and want to post to Sage 50 Direct Interface or Exchequer.
Step 1 : Download the Synergist Connect Software
Synergist Connect Download
Step 2 : Install Synergist Connect
Leave the install folder in the default location ->Next
You are installing to the C:\ so will need UAC access ->Click Install->Click "Yes" when prompted with the UAC message
Step 3 : Open Synergist Connect
Populate the settings to connect the Synergist Connect software to the Synergist server, which will then allow Synergist Connect to interface with the Accounts System.
- Server Address: Enter the IP address or DNS entry of the Synergist server (if you do not know this please contact the Synergist help desk)
- Username and Password: The users Synergist Username and password
- Use SSL - This should be on by default and port number is typically set to 443
Step 4 : Connect to the Server and after a Synchronisation you should be able to access the Export to accounts options.
Note that there is no batch creation in Synergist Connect as this is all done in via the Synergist web portal. From within Connect you are able to post any available batches.