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When you realize you need to customize your accounting software, you have several options to consider before moving forward with the project.
1. Do you only need customization of specific fields to make the software more user friendly and industry specific?
2. Do you have limited development resources and need something like a customization module to walk you through the process?
3. Do you need to incorporate industry specific charting, terminology or accounting standards?
4. Do you need access to the source code?
5. Do you have some development resources that could use a template application framework?
Once you have determined your resources and your needs, choosing a custom accounting software package will be considerable more straightforward.