ODBC connection to Quickbooks 2010 for Mac

I have a customer that runs quickbooks 2010 for mac. The need is to be able to get data out of quickbooks for some external uses. From a pc we are able to get to the mac share and see the quickbooks data files. Ideally we would create an odbc connection to the quickbooks files and then run a script that would create a csv with the data columns that we need. Unfortunately there seems to be no odbc driver to talk to quickbooks 2010 for mac. Does anyone have any suggestions as to how we can get the data extracted on a semi regular basis?
We tried a few utilities but nothing seems to want to connect to quickbooks 2010 for mac.
Who is Participating?

[Product update] Infrastructure Analysis Tool is now available with Business Accounts.Learn More

I wear a lot of hats...

"The solutions and answers provided on Experts Exchange have been extremely helpful to me over the last few years. I wear a lot of hats - Developer, Database Administrator, Help Desk, etc., so I know a lot of things but not a lot about one thing. Experts Exchange gives me answers from people who do know a lot about one thing, in a easy to use platform." -Todd S.

If you think you'll want to export QuickBooks reports to Excel so that you can work with the data (say for forecasting and such), then you would need Microsoft Excel for Mac.

anthonycaAuthor Commented:
I just need the data out of quickbooks to use on a windows pc. I can get the exported files to windows. I just can't export the data. Is there something I am missing? I did not see an option in Quickbooks for mac to export all data.
Have a look at the following:


It looks like you can only export from reports.
A custom program can be built to accomplish the same. Look for companies doing SDK programming. Expect a cost of around $300 - 500.

Experts Exchange Solution brought to you by

Your issues matter to us.

Facing a tech roadblock? Get the help and guidance you need from experienced professionals who care. Ask your question anytime, anywhere, with no hassle.

Start your 7-day free trial
anthonycaAuthor Commented:
Did not get resolution but was best response to question
It's more than this solution.Get answers and train to solve all your tech problems - anytime, anywhere.Try it for free Edge Out The Competitionfor your dream job with proven skills and certifications.Get started today Stand Outas the employee with proven skills.Start learning today for free Move Your Career Forwardwith certification training in the latest technologies.Start your trial today
Apple Hardware

From novice to tech pro — start learning today.