Migration

User Permissions issue after updating Spire or migrating from BVE
Problem: There is a problem for some users who had multiple permission records where the user Settings became unavailable when updating to Spire 1.1.8...
Wed, 20 Mar, 2019 at 6:34 AM
Importing BV Product Code Discounts
Converting BusinessVision Product Code A-Z Discounts to Price Matrix Only works with Spire 3.1 or earlier.   Warning – this routine will overwrite the ...
Fri, 15 Oct, 2021 at 11:22 AM
What you need to know before migrating from BusinessVision to Spire
Process to complete before conversion • Complete an open account reconciliation • Unbalanced Transactions can not be migrated so they need to balance firs...
Sat, 23 Jan, 2021 at 6:05 AM
Dealing with duplicate GL accounts while migrating from BV
Occasionally upon migrating an existing BV database into Spire, you will encounter an error with duplicate GL accounts in the Pervasive Data. The solut...
Thu, 31 May, 2018 at 9:48 AM
Btrieve Error Migrating BV Data to Spire
While in the process of migrating BV data to Spire certain conditions may cause the procedure to stall. An example of a stalled migration exhibiting ...
Tue, 24 Apr, 2018 at 12:20 PM
Duplicate Vendor Price error during Spire 2.8 Restore Snapshot
Problem The Spire 2.8 migration code that upgrades the database after restoring a snapshot from an earlier version now ensures that all Vendor Price rec...
Tue, 13 Mar, 2018 at 11:18 AM
Duplicate Vendor Price error during Spire 2.8 Database Upgrade
Problem The Spire 2.8 migration code that upgrades the database now ensures that all Vendor Price records are unique. It is possible that records can e...
Tue, 13 Mar, 2018 at 11:16 AM
Converting from BV - What Transaction Histories are Migrated?
Question: What transaction histories can be migrated to Spire when converting from BV? Answer: All history transactions are migrated from BV inc...
Thu, 19 Oct, 2017 at 1:59 PM
BVE to Spire migration stuck on revaluations
When you import a BVE database to Spire, it may appear to hang on a portion referred to as "Rollup currency revaluations": If this is the case,...
Wed, 16 May, 2018 at 11:20 AM
BVE to Spire migration fails on Orphaned Revaluation accounts (no attribute opening_balance)
When migrating a BVE database to Spire, sometimes you can arrive at an error described as "NoneType object has no attribute opening_balance" which...
Thu, 27 Feb, 2020 at 6:56 AM