Popular Questions – Your Account & Your Businesses’ Data
Yes, you can, use your smartphone – use your tablet’s browser to logon to Accounting.
No. Should you wish to make use of another accounting package, you will need to do take on balances. You can export master file data in CSV format to import into your accounting package.
There is no need for you to back up your own data. Your data is backed up daily and all backups are stored for two weeks. Your data is further stored in two different locations accommodating multiple points of failure.
You can change your email address (Username) in the My Profile section on the Administration menu.
No. There is currently no single export file that can be returned to you, however, you are able to print all reports and export to Excel.
Your data is very secure. Your company information is protected by your username and password. No one has access to your company information unless you have invited them and only then will they be able to log in with their own username and password. As a registered user, you will have full control over who is invited as a user and you have full control over permissions per user. Pastel employees do not have access to any user information and therefore cannot access your company data without receiving permission and login details from you. For your security, if you are logged in and do not use Accounting for an extended period (2 hours) you will be automatically logged off.
Once the system receives your request it will immediately process this and you will receive confirmation in the form of an email. If, however, you have not received an email within a few minutes, please do not hesitate to email us. You should also view your Junk Mail folder as it might be in there having been detected as spam.
Yes. You can access the Administration menu and select the My Profile option. Here you will be able to Pay by Credit Card, EFT or Voucher and Upgrade your Account. If you pay for Accounting by credit card, your credit card details are not stored by Accounting and cannot therefore be accessed by anyone.