Changing the FileCabinet CS file location in Accounting CS

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If the FileCabinet CS data location path is incorrect in Accounting CS, the Browse button is greyed out and there is nothing listed in the drop-down menu. Use the following steps to change the FileCabinet data location in Accounting CS.

  1. Close any open CS Professional Suite applications except FileCabinet CS.
  2. In FileCabinet CS, choose Setup > System Configuration > Data Locations tab.
  3. Click the Add/Modify Data Location button.
  4. Click the drop-down arrow to the left of the Enter Path button and choose the WinCSI\FcabData folder. If you are using Virtual Office (VO) or Software as a Service (SaaS), choose the Y:\FcabData folder.
  5. Change the Alias to something that is not already in the list and not "Default". Show me.
    Enter new alias here
  6. Click OK to close the System Configuration screen.
  7. Open Accounting CS.
  8. Choose Setup > File Locations and verify that the FileCabinet CS data location is correct.
  9. Optional: Change the Alias in FileCabinet to the original name.

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