What’s New in Sage 100 2016

Now there’s a choice between Sage 100 perpetual or Sage 100C Subscription. Current customers can upgrade or move to 100C.

What’s New in Sage 100 2016

Advantages to Sage 100C:

  • New user interface with the ability to change font size and user desktop theme
  • Collapsible panels
  • Menu display controlled by security settings
  • Ability to open multiple tabs and drag and drop the tab
  • Customizable tabs or webpages
  • Ability to set color scheme for launcher
  • Ability to change status bar position
  • My Tasks renamed Favorites
  • Sortable module list, menu and menu tasks

What’s New in Sage 100 2016

A task called Theme Maintenance was added in the Library Master. The user can set up a theme to use on their desktop, or the administrator can set up the entire organization.

What’s New in Sage 100 2016

The panels now include flat buttons; these can be main buttons or secondary buttons. Tabs also can be flattened.

New icons have been added for a calendar and calculator. The green text is connected to another task and opens a new window.

What’s New in Sage 100 2016

The Business Insights dashboard is completely redesigned with a new color scheme and links in the grid. You can hover over the graphics to see the details behind them.

What’s New in Sage 100 2016

There’s a major payroll transformation. Options include Do It Yourself online, Sage services or the standard method. Staff hours will be retained for reporting.

What’s New in Sage 100 2016

Integration with payroll services is improved. Setup in General Ledger now can synch to payroll services for posting.

What’s New in Sage 100 2016

The option includes setup to post back to General Ledger and bank records.

What’s New in Sage 100 2016

A new link is added for Sage 100 Direct Deposit service. The first 50 customers will receive three months of free direct deposit.

What’s New in Sage 100 2016

There’s a new ability to end Direct Deposit, without the need to manually send a NACHA file.

What’s New in Sage 100 2016

The 2016 version includes the latest updated requirements for the Affordable Care Act.

What’s New in Sage 100 2016

New security settings are included for employee and employer maintenance.

What’s New in Sage 100 2016

A quote can be promoted to a standard order, master order, repeating order or back order.

What’s New in Sage 100 2016

The Customer PO number has been expanded to 30 characters.

What’s New in Sage 100 2016

What’s New in Sage 100 2016

Reason codes now can be set to “Inactive.”

What’s New in Sage 100 2016

The Task Scheduler now can be set to process reports and Visual Integrator jobs.

What’s New in Sage 100 2016

It’s now easier for users to personalize their settings in the menu bar.

What’s New in Sage 100 2016

Additional fields have been added to records to see who did what and when.

What’s New in Sage 100 2016

An extended description has been added to Miscellaneous items, Charges and Special Items.

If you’re interested in taking advantage of any of these new features and upgrading your software, contact us at 866.832.4253 or sagesupport@bkd.com

Debra Nugent

Deb is a member of the BKD Technologies Sage Software team. She has more than 15 years of experience implementing and supporting software systems in the manufacturing, distribution and not-for-profit industries.

Debra Nugent – who has written posts on Sage ERP Insights.


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