In this article you read what is “EXE files” and learn how to fix “Peachw.exe Error“. Sage 50, previously known as Peachtree (USA), introduced Sage 50 Complete Accounting for the Windows OS, which carries the .EXE file known as Peachw.exe. 1-star rating and with a security rating of ‘UNKNOWN‘ has earned it its current reputation as it is.
What Exactly EXE Files are:
EXE stands for ‘executable’, which means any file that leads you to complete an execution of any sort. Peachw.exe is one of the same files, which guide a computer to follow step-by-step a set of instructions to carry out a certain task or function. So, every time you click on this peachw.exe file to open it, your computer starts to follow the step-by-step instructions, designed by the developer of Sage Systems and runs the Peachtree (i.e. Sage 50 Complete Accounting 2013) on your computer.
Why do EXE File Errors Occur:
Now that you understand the meaning of EXE and the function of peachw.exe, it is time to learn why EXE errors occur. EXE files, being extremely useful and ubiquitous, are efficient to be used to deliver viruses/ malware. Viruses are disguised as an exe file and are downloaded involuntarily from the browsers while surfing the internet. Once clicked, they are executed and they infect the targeted programs. To top all that, viruses can replace or corrupt the currently existing files. When the same is done with Sage 50 Complete Accounting 2013, an error message pops up when the application is executed. So, I will recommend you to scan any executable file after downloading it, even if it comes from a reputable source.
What are Some Common Peachw.exe Error Messages!!
It could occur anytime, starting from right when you startup your computer to the shutting down of your Peachtree software.
The most common peachw.exe errors are as following:
- “Peachw.exe Application Error.”
- “Peachw.exe is not a valid Win32 application.”
- “Peachw.exe has encountered a problem and needs to close. We are sorry for the inconvenience.”
- “Cannot find peachw.exe.”
- “Peachw.exe not found.”
- “Error starting program: peachw.exe.”
- “Peachw.exe is not running.”
- “Peachw.exe failed.”
- “Faulting Application Path: peachw.exe.”
What Causes Peachw.exe Error?
Following are the reasons why a peachw.exe error occurs:
- Corrupt Windows registry key associated with Peachw.exe
- Viruses or malware infection
- Deletion of Peachw.exe by any other software
- Conflicts with another software, or because of shared reference files
- Corrupt Sage 50 software downloading or interrupted installation
Follow the all Steps to Fix Sage Peachtree Peachw.exe Errors:
Follow the steps mentioned below to fix any Peachw.exe error. Please note that the process gets a little difficult as the process of fixing continues. We strongly recommend not to miss any step while going through the procedure:
- Repair Registry Entries Associated with Sage 50 Complete Accounting 2013
- Carry out a complete malware Scan of the computer
- Cleaning the system junk which includes temporary files and folders
- Update the Device Drivers on your Computer
- Undo the recent system changes
- Now, first uninstall Peachtree (associated with Peachw.exe) from your system
- Reinstall Peachtree
- Now, Run Windows System File Checker
- Install all the Windows update
- The last option we might want to explore is Re-installation of Windows, which will erase all the data on the hard drive. I suggest you create a backup before performing this task.
By following the method mentioned above, you should be able to resolve the Peach.exe error. In case you still face some technical difficulty or need assistance in resolving the Peachw.exe issue on your Sage 50 Accounting Complete Accounting 2013, you can contact a Sage expert by calling at the Sage Technical Helpline number . They are the third-party Sage Technical Assistance provider.
You can call them anytime at their toll-free technical assistance number +1800-986-6931 to get the desired help.