If you are curious about a replacement for AccountEdge for Catalina, you are not alone. As the link below indicates, "AccountEdge is not and will not be Catalina-compliant".
This solution provides a few questions to ask yourself to determine if Big Business might be suitable replacement. (6993)
AccountEdge is not and will not be Catalina-compliant
MacOS Catalina requires permission for Screen Capture.
Without permission, the Docs Screen Capture feauture will return an error:
Error when executing the method "bDoc_New" at line number 6.
The pathname is invalid. File Not Found. Blah, blah, blah.
To fix, enable Screen Recording permission as detailed below. (6992)
(Up) Chapter 14 Docs Folder
Docs Screen Capture
MacOS Catalina protects you from malicious code by asking for all Installers to be Notarized. This means sending the files to Apple, where they scan for defects.
Unfortunately this scanning requires all contents be 64-bit, clean. This would mean dropping support for perfectly good setups like:
Big Business 12 Old Client on El Capitan or Sierra
UPS, FedEx, etc. using 32-bit ODBC
MacOS Catalina does not allow any applications that are not Optimized to run. We found this workaround helpful. Just go into Parallels before updating and create a new virtual machine, just like you would for Windows, but install Mojave. Then you can run Mojave on Catalina, and thereby any old app.
How To Run 32-bit Apps in macOS Catalina
Big Business has QuickSupport built-in. QuickSupport enables remote support. Just turn it On and provide us the ID and we can connect to see and help with any problems.
Big Business 12.6 updates QuickSupport to be compatible with macOS Catalina. Per usual with a big change we try and make it work exactly the same, to start.
Download QuickSupport for Mac
Download QuickSupport for Windows
Big Business includes a built-in Database, which means:
no additional purchase
no additional installation
no additional setup or configuration
You simply install Big Business and start it.
Big Business 12.12 includes an updated Database with a Security Update. Earlier versions may not work correctly or optimally with encrypted connections.
Big Business 12.5 includes an updated Databas