TopicConvert a QuickBooks for Windows file to QuickBooks for Mac

  • Mon 9th Nov 2020 - 12:29pm

    In case you are moving from QuickBooks windows to QuickBooks Mac, then you might have to convert the files from QuickBooks for windows to QuickBooks for Mac. And would also have to start over. We will show you the process to convert the company file to Mac and pick up where you left off. It should be noted that you can only move the company files from QuickBooks desktop pro, premier, or premier accountant editions.

    To know more about the complete process of converting a QuickBooks desktop for Windows file to QuickBooks desktop for Mac, make sure to continue reading this post till the end. Or simply make a call at our toll-free number and discuss your query with our professionals. They will be happy to help you.

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    Steps to convert QuickBooks for windows file to Mac

    Following are the quick steps to converting a QuickBooks desktop for Windows file to Mac:

    Step 1: The steps to be followed on windows system are:



    • And then open the file as admin
    • Move to the file menu and select utilities. Also, select copy company file for QuickBooks mac, after that carry out the onscreen instructions



    • Now, a message would appear on which click on yes to continue
    • The next step is to move to the folder where you want to save the file in. And name the file and select save
    • Lastly, move the file to mac by using any storage device


    Step 2 Restoring Mac.qbb backup on Mac

    • For this, you need to update QuickBooks desktop for mac to the latest release
    • And then copy QuickBooks
    • Now, copy the backup to the documents folder on mac
    • After that, reopen QuickBooks desktop for mac and select file and select open company
    • The next step is to select qbb file and select open tab



    • Now, choose ok when asked to
    • And end the process by entering the name for the restore file and hit save tab


    We expect that you might be well versed with the process to convert QuickBooks for windows file to QuickBooks for Mac till now. However, if you have any doubt, or in case of any query, feel free to call us at our QuickBooks enterprise technical support numberi.e. 1-800-761-1787, and our experts will be there to assist you.



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