How to install Sage Exchange Desktop 2.0 (SED)


How to install Sage Exchange Desktop version 2.0 (SED) for Sage 100


Note: Sage 100 2017 and later requires Sage Exchange Desktop (SED) v2.x to be installed on workstations to process credit cards with Sage Payment Solutions (SPS). See Related Resources for installing SED 2.0 with Sage 100 versions 2015 and 2016.

Note: Sage Exchange Desktop 2.0 no longer automatically installs. It must be manually installed on every workstation requiring access to SED.

System Requirements

Verify that your computer meets or exceeds the following system requirements before installing Sage Exchange Desktop v2.x

  • Microsoft Windows 7 or later

  • Requires TLS 1.2

  • Microsoft .NET Framework 4.6 (included in installer)

  • Sage Payment Solutions Application Deployment (included in installer)

  • Sage Exchange Desktop API (included in installer)


Sage Exchange installer can be accessed from Workstation Setup

  1. From the workstation, open File Explorer (or File Explorer)

  2. Access the “..\MAS90\Wksetup” folder on the server where Sage 100 is installed

  3. Right-click the Autorun.exe program

  4. Select Run as Administrator from the pop-up menu

  5. Click Install Sage Exchange Desktop and follow install instructions to complete the installation

Manual Download and Installation instructions

  1. Download can be located at Select Sage Exchange Desktop v2.x from the Downloads drop down menu

  2. Download and extract the Sage Exchange Desktop v2.x installer.

  3. Right-click SageExchangeDesktopBootstrapper.exe and select Run as Administrator

  4. Follow the instructions to complete the installation

Note: Sage Exchange Desktop is a product from Sage Payment Solutions. If you are still encountering issues, you may want to contact their support team at (800) 261-0240. There is also a repair utility available from the Sage Payments Knowledgebase that may assist in repair.


If necessary, seek the assistance of Acute Data Systems to help provide assistance with this process.