Converting from another program


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Converting from another program

If you started keeping your books with Quicken Home and Business, Peachtree or Microsoft's Small Business Accounting and are ready to switch, QuickBooks can convert those records into a QuickBooks company file. But before you do that, you have to prepare your old records for the conversion and that takes a little bit of effort. Before you convert your data, be sure to back it up and make a copy of it to work on. Keep the backup in case you decide QuickBooks isn't for you after all.

Because you have to clean up your Quicken data before you convert, make the changes to the copy of your data file. And if something goes wrong, you can delete that copy, make a new one and try again. If you're converting from Quicken to QuickBooks, read Intuit's conversion guide. It'll tell you about a few things you have to clean up in your Quicken file before you convert. Here is a quick summary of those steps. First of all, delete any accounts you don't want to convert, like personal a...

Converting from another program
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Converting from another program provides you with in-depth training on Business. Taught by Bonnie Biafore as part of the QuickBooks Pro 2010 Essential Training

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Business
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