Quick Books and Access

Just installed Quick Book Enterprise 2018 that is said to come with QODBC to allow Microsoft Access to read its files.  I want to Microsoft Access to read Transaction Detail By Account report in a table in ACCDB format. Is it possible?  If so can you walk me through?
Chuck kimAsked:
Who is Participating?

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

x
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.

PatHartmanCommented:
You are more likely to find qualified help on the Quick Books forums.
Scott McDaniel (Microsoft Access MVP - EE MVE )Infotrakker SoftwareCommented:
The QODBC driver can be used like any other database driver provider, so essentially you create a connection with that driver, and then you should see your Quickbooks tables.

To create a connection, open your Access database, select the External Data tab >> Import & Link >> New Data Source >> From Other Sources, and select the ODBC option. If your QODBC driver is installed and configured correctly, you should be able to use the wizard to create a connection and link your tables.

Note that Quickbooks is somewhat restrictive as to what you can do with this connection. Not all data points are available, so you may not be able to get the data you want.

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
Chuck kimAuthor Commented:
Thank you!  Very good!  How do I verify if QODBC was installed properly?
Scott McDaniel (Microsoft Access MVP - EE MVE )Infotrakker SoftwareCommented:
You try to use it as described. If it's in the list of ODBC providers, and you can access data with the driver, then most likely it's properly installed.
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
QuickBooks

From novice to tech pro — start learning today.