Can I Convert from Quicken H&B to Quicken Deluxe or Premier????

Discussion in 'Quicken' started by TechieGrl, Apr 10, 2008.

  1. TechieGrl

    TechieGrl Guest

    Hi. I have Quicken Home and Business 2005. I need to upgrade since
    they will no longer support my product. I'd like to separate out my
    home account from my business onto separate computers and use separate
    software.

    Does anyone know if I can convert the Quicken H&B file to Quicken
    Premier or Quicken Deluxe? Then does anyone know if I can convert
    the business file to a different business product and if so, is
    Quickbooks my only option or can I go to a Peachtree product or
    Microsoft product?


    THANKS!
     
    TechieGrl, Apr 10, 2008
    #1
    1. Advertisements

  2. TechieGrl

    Laura Guest

    "TechieGrl" <> wrote in message
    news:...
    > Hi. I have Quicken Home and Business 2005. I need to upgrade since
    > they will no longer support my product. I'd like to separate out my
    > home account from my business onto separate computers and use separate
    > software.
    >
    > Does anyone know if I can convert the Quicken H&B file to Quicken
    > Premier or Quicken Deluxe? Then does anyone know if I can convert
    > the business file to a different business product and if so, is
    > Quickbooks my only option or can I go to a Peachtree product or
    > Microsoft product?
    >
    >
    > THANKS!


    You have the option of coverting to Quickbooks but things don't always
    translate properly. I have heard of messes being created as a result.

    I think if you convert the file to Peachtree that it will create opening
    balances only. I don't recall that transactions get transfered.

    If you want to transfer to a new program you would be better off starting a
    new file with 1/1/2008 and set it up properly instead of praying that your
    file will get converted properly.
     
    Laura, Apr 11, 2008
    #2
    1. Advertisements

  3. TechieGrl

    TechieGrl Guest

    On Apr 10, 6:38 pm, "Laura" <> wrote:


    > You have the option of coverting to Quickbooks but things don't always
    > translate properly. I have heard of messes being created as a result.
    >
    > I think if you convert the file to Peachtree that it will create opening
    > balances only. I don't recall that transactions get transfered.
    >
    > If you want to transfer to a new program you would be better off starting a
    > new file with 1/1/2008 and set it up properly instead of praying that your
    > file will get converted properly.




    Thanks for the information. Do you know if I can go from one Quicken
    product to another, i.e, Q H&B to Q Premier with my personal finances
    or am I going to have a mess there too?
     
    TechieGrl, Apr 11, 2008
    #3
  4. TechieGrl

    John Pollard Guest

    TechieGrl wrote:
    > Hi. I have Quicken Home and Business 2005. I need to upgrade
    > since
    > they will no longer support my product. I'd like to separate
    > out my
    > home account from my business onto separate computers and use
    > separate
    > software.



    > Does anyone know if I can convert the Quicken H&B file to
    > Quicken
    > Premier or Quicken Deluxe?


    Yes, you can.

    There will be some changes, such as previous business accounts
    will become asset or liability accounts. And you will lose all
    of the Quicken "business" capabilities. But you should retain
    all of your data.

    You can check it our for yourself: get the Quicken version you
    think you need, convert your data, check it out. If you don't
    like the results, you have 60 days to return Quicken and get
    your money back.

    --
    John Pollard
    First initial underscore Last name at mchsi dot com
    Please reply to newsgroup
     
    John Pollard, Apr 11, 2008
    #4
    1. Advertisements

Want to reply to this thread or ask your own question?

You'll need to choose a username for the site, which only take a couple of moments (here). After that, you can post your question and our members will help you out.
Similar Threads
  1. RicM

    Convert from Quicken Premier Home & Business

    RicM, Oct 7, 2005, in forum: Microsoft Accounting
    Replies:
    8
    Views:
    1,078
    Mike Bailey
    Dec 17, 2006
  2. John E. Golden

    Can't Convert Quicken 2001 Deluxe Data to MS Money 2004

    John E. Golden, Dec 1, 2003, in forum: Microsoft Money
    Replies:
    0
    Views:
    485
    John E. Golden
    Dec 1, 2003
  3. jluther3

    Convert from Quicken 2004 Premier

    jluther3, Jan 12, 2004, in forum: Microsoft Money
    Replies:
    1
    Views:
    317
    Dick Watson
    Jan 12, 2004
  4. Robert S
    Replies:
    3
    Views:
    576
    Robert S
    Aug 15, 2008
  5. Mark
    Replies:
    0
    Views:
    641
  6. Stephen Gsell

    USA Circular 230 - Section 10.22(b) - Reliance on others

    Stephen Gsell, Jun 28, 2016, in forum: Individuals
    Replies:
    0
    Views:
    295
    Stephen Gsell
    Jun 28, 2016
  7. Darmawati binti Ramli

    Transfer Project Cost from Company A to Company B

    Darmawati binti Ramli, Aug 2, 2016, in forum: Technical Queries
    Replies:
    0
    Views:
    152
    Darmawati binti Ramli
    Aug 2, 2016
  8. Sunlover

    Australia Unable to reinstall Q/B's SB edition - 2011/12 after PC upgrade

    Sunlover, Sep 27, 2016, in forum: Accounting Software
    Replies:
    0
    Views:
    198
    Sunlover
    Sep 27, 2016
Loading...