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Account Ability is a network ready application designed to run either on a single computer (single user installation) or on a shared network drive (network installation). Licensed users of Account Ability will receive their server license via first class mail, email, or both.

 

Server Installation Instructions (Server License, AA2019.exe)

 

Go to the website http://setup.AccountAbilitySoftware.com
Click the Download button corresponding to Reporting Year 2019.
Launch the setup.exe that you downloaded in the previous step.
Enter the Password exactly as shown on your server license. Click OK.
Click Next to display, and accept, the License Agreement.
Click Next to display, and complete, your Customer Information.
Click Next to select a Destination Folder. Single user installations are advised to accept the folder shown. Network installations should be to a shared folder granting administrative rights to users of Account Ability.
Click Install to begin the installation (allow a few minutes to complete).
A server license shortcut entitled 2019 Tax Form Preparation will be created on your Desktop.
Launch Account Ability and enter the Serial # printed on your server license.
This completes the installation of your Server License.

 

Arrow Black If you plan to run Account Ability as a single user, your installation is now complete.

Arrow Black If you plan to share Account Ability, see Sharing Account Ability below.

 

note Notes

 

You can also launch the server license from the start menu by selecting 2019 Tax Form Preparation from the Account Ability program group.
The server license icon (Server_small) will be displayed in the Licensing Panel of The Status Bar.

 

Concurrent User Sharing Account Ability - Concurrent User License Installation

 

In order to share Account Ability with other users on your network, a concurrent user license must be installed on each user's computer.

 

From the user's computer, browse to the folder containing the 2019 server license.
Open the Client folder located within the 2019 folder (e.g. ...\2019\Client).
Launch the setup.exe contained within the Client folder.
Click Next.
Click Install to begin the 2019 Concurrent User Installation.
Launch the application upon completion. You can also launch the application from the start menu by selecting 2019 Concurrent User Setup from the Account Ability program group.
Enter your 2019 serial number.
Click the Explore button (Explore Button) and browse to the folder containing the 2019 server license.
Double-click the server license, AA2019.exe
A concurrent user shortcut entitled Account Ability 2019 will be created on the user's desktop.

 

note Note

 

A concurrent user license icon (Concurrent User) will be displayed in the Licensing Panel of The Status Bar.