The Process of Migrating data from Tally 9 to ERP 9 is very simple. However it takes can take a lot of time if the existing company is having big data. Before converting data you should take backup of your existing data.
Run Install.exe in a separate folder tally.erp9. Now activate the license of Tally ERP 9. To Migrate data from 9 to ERP 9 it is necessary to have an activated version of ERP 9.
Start the tool by specifying the location of Tally 9 data which would be in c:\tally.erp9\data folder where your 9 version was installed.
Select a company and migrate. After whole process has ended it would make another fold in same location but with different name.
You can identify the folder easily as it would contain 4 numbers. e.g. Your existing folder would be 1001 and new folder would be 10001.
You would see the new converted data.Tally Licensing: How to Activate,Update and Surrender?
Tally Licensing is one of the best thing for Tally and the most unique licensing system for stopping software piracy. In fact Tally is one of those software companies who had succeeded in stopping the piracy of software by implementing innovative licensing system.
Although it has proved a boon to company but is has been a bane for the users. This licensing system has raised difficulties for its users. According to Mr Bharat Goenka , Managing Director Tally India, life of pirated user is more easier the original user. All the hardship of licensing are faced by original user.
After Installing Tally, you have to activate the license. Activation of license actually puts the signature of your computer into Tally's server. The signature, which contains information related to version of operating system, the hardware installed, the machine name etc is stored in Tally's server against your serial no. That serial no. is blocked against any other installation preventing duplication of your license. Internet is needed to send the signature file to Tally's server. In response to the entry a file is sent to the computer which is stored in the same folder where Tally is installed. This file is stored astally9.lic in same folder where tally is installed.
To find the answer to this question we have to first understand the process of licensing. In hardlock version Tally use to find its licensing file in the hardlock itself which was there at printer port. In softlock version these files are downloaded and stored in your computer somewhere. Now when we get our Tally activated following process happens