TopicHow to Register or Activate the QuickBooks Desktop?

  • Mon 7th Sep 2020 - 12:23pm

    Are you planning to register or activate QuickBooks desktop? Well, if yes, then today’s post will be of great help to you. QuickBooks is a leading accounting and bookkeeping software that features important tools of state of the financial accounting technology. This software is incredibly user-friendly and easy to handle. Appropriate QuickBooks installation, will definitely work best for the software. In case the user is having one or more than one copies of QuickBooks desktop application, then it is very much important for the user to activate or register each of the copies manually.

    Reading this article carefully till the end would help in registering or activating QuickBooks desktop. But if in case you need expert assistance then give us a call right away 1-888-291-2294, and leave the rest on our QuickBooks support team.

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    Points to remember

    • The user should always confirm that the QuickBooks is activated or not by pressing F2
    • And also, if you see that QuickBooks is activated then you are set
    • The user needs to ensure that the validation code is right
    • Also, ensuring the license and product number being correct is recommended


    Process to register or activate QuickBooks desktop


    After you have installed QuickBooks, you need to activate it before getting started.  A screen will appear to activate the software. The steps to be followed are:

    1. The very first step is to open the QuickBooks and then press F2 key
    2. After the product information window appears, the user needs to check for the registration status at the right-hand side of the license number
    3. Now, the process would end, if the QuickBooks reads ACTIVATED
    4. But if not, then the steps below should be followed:
      • The user will have to select ok tab, which will close the product information window
      • And then move to help menu and also click on activate QuickBooks option
      • The next step is to continue to follow on screen prompts and verify the details and finish the activation process.


    Now that you know the process, you might be successfully able to register or activate QuickBooks desktop. However, in case you are stuck somewhere, or for any further assistance, call us at 1-888-291-2294. We are a team of QuickBooks support and accounting professionals, who would definitely resolve the error on your behalf.

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