FAQs - Frequently Asked Questions

Common Networking and SQL Issues

Network Setup Basics

Network Troubleshooting

SQL Server Configuration Troubleshooting

Firewall Troubleshooting to Allow SQL Server Access

How to Setup Backups

How to Backup Your SQL Database

How to Create a Manual Backup for POSitive Products (Video)

How to Restore a Database Backup

POSitive Products End of Fiscal Year Backup

How to Update or Move Software

How to Update POSitive Products

How to Move POSitive Products to Another Computer

How to Add a Workstation to POSitive Products

General Questions

Microsoft Cryptonite Error

POSitive System Requirements

POSitive Running Slow - Anti-Virus Conflicts

POSitive Help File Troubleshooting Guide

Nothing to Preview / Nothing to Print Error

Hardware Support - Receipt Printers, Cash Drawers, Pole Displays and More

Inventory Maintenance / Verify

End of Fiscal Year Procedures

Microsoft SQL Server

How to Install MS SQL Server 2014/2016 Express

Microsoft SQL Server 2017 Express 64-bit (Not for Windows 7)

Microsoft SQL Server 17.x Management Studio

Microsoft SQL Server 2014 Express 64-bit with Management Studio Download

Microsoft SQL Server 2014 Express with Download Options