The Lacerte Software Developer's Kit (SDK) is available for 3rd party software vendors and customers who write custom code or use database queries with their Lacerte program. The Lacerte SDK provides methods to access database fields in various ways and requires knowledge of software programming and database access. Please continue on to the developer's portal for more documentation and installation instructions.
Request a developer license:
If you're a software developer who needs a license to access the program, you can request a license here.
Support for the Lacerte SDK is not provided through our normal support channels. Please use the information in the developer's portal if you require assistance.
Lacerte GL Bridge Software Developer's Kit
This manual is for general ledger program developers who want to create transfer files that are compatible with the file format of the Lacerte GL Bridge program. It provides all the information you need to create transfer files that can be read by the GL Bridge program. This manual also includes the file structures and field parameters required for creating successful transfer files.
See the Lacerte Bridge Software Developer's Kit manual for more information.
*Note- Lacerte Technical Support will not be able to assist with questions or issues.
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