Microsoft money updating accounts hung up
) and withdrawn a total of £150 from cash machines (including supermarket cashback facilities).
I found the reports a little buggy in Money 2004, in 2005 they are much improved. I backed-up my Money 2004 (.mny) file, uninstalled Money 2004 and installed Money 2005 its the default location. It didn’t feel as polished an application as even Money 3.0.
I used the 16-bit Microsoft Money version 3.0 for Windows 3.1 for about seven years, until I upgraded to Windows XP in 2003.
I then moved to Money 2004 and had all but given up hope that I could obtain the last localised UK edition (2005) until I discovered this afternoon that Microsoft now make it available for free download (see below for links).
Money Plus Sunset Deluxe is designed to be a replacement for expired versions of Money Plus Essentials, Money Plus Deluxe, and Money Plus Premium versions.
Money Plus Sunset Home and Business is designed to be a replacement for expired versions of Money Plus Home and Business. If you’re okay with staying offline, this version of MS Money might serve as an adequate personal accounting and tracking software for a while longer.
It really keeps me on top of all our accounts; we currently have about 11 accounts including credit cards and the boys’ Rainbow Savings accounts.On the first run I opened my existing Money file which 2005 ably and promptly upgraded and I was good to go. I’m probably doing it a huge disservice, but it just wasn’t for me.Since Microsoft have halted development I have been tempted to move to another application but to be honest, this does what I need it to, and I can’t really justify the expense or hassle of moving to another, unfamiliar application. The only other option, really, is Quicken which looks great and there seems to be a version for just about everybody.For security-related updates, your computer is unsafe before that reboot occurs: it is vulnerable to attacks which exploit the issue(s) fixed by the update requiring a reboot.Therefore, if one or more of the deadline updates requires a reboot, Windows Update presents the same dialog box to you with the same options and conditions.