QuickBooks is an accounting software package geared mainly toward small and medium-sized businesses and offers on-premises accounting applications as well as cloud based versions that accept business payments, manage and pay bills, and payroll functions. QuickBooks includes remote access capabilities, remote payroll assistance and outsourcing, electronic payment functions, online banking and reconciliation, mapping features through integration, improved e-mail functionality, import from Excel spreadsheets, employee time tracking options, pre-authorization of electronic funds and new Help functions.

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User on Terminal Server having active X issue, all other users are not having the same problem with the Quickbooks Online ActiveX plugin

Quickbooks online export to QBW experiencing ActiveX prompting each time, even after installing it.

IE is settings are active for activex to run, site has been tested via site in trusted and intranet security zones.

Computer has been restarted, user logged off and back on after installation

However, intuit website continues to prompt each time acting as if it is NOT installed
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Error MessageNew Client is having import issues with Quickbooks 2019,   Windows 7-64bit all patches applied

she also has QB 2017 on the Same PC

When she tries to download Transactions it wants to put it into 2017 not 2019

So I go to Manually download the Transactions but QB says that I do not have a Valid Browser

I upgrade all Browser but still get the message.....I was on the phone with QB Tech support for over an Hour and well.....I might as well be talking to my Dog.

The message is attached....I ran updates on QB 2019 and all patches on the PC but still get the same message...

How do I repair without loosing another few hours talking to dogs??????

The Dog Whisperer
Clients gets randomly error H202 in Quickbooks. The users are in single user mode. Restarting the server resolves the issue. How to fix this error permanently?
When I try to connect to my quickbooks file, I receive this message:
the user name admin is not a recognized user
I have a client with Quickbooks 2018  . They have been using it for 10 years now. They want to create a QB file that has the data only for the past 3 years. Any way that can be done. I have tried the Condense option under utilities and not working. It still shows data from years before when you do profit lost statment or anything else.
when attempting to install Quickbooks 2010. it produces a Adobe Flash Player Active X Setup Error.
I recently began doing contract work for a small company with offices at 2 locations.  Their server (Windows Server 2012 r2) is at one location and contains their QuickBooks Desktop Enterprise company files.  The remote location accesses the server data via VPN through their firewalls.  QuickBooks is extremely slow over VPN.  Their solution was to use Teamviewer and have each person connect to a computer at the local location to work on QuickBooks.  They have 4 remote QuickBooks users, so 4 computers are tied up.

They recently tried using a hosted environment and everyone would do a remote desktop session to it and work.  The local users didn't like that since it added steps to their process.  The remote users loved it.

Why can't I create a "hosted environment" on their server?  4 virtual desktops they could connect to simultaneously.  Does anyone have any other ideas, suggestions, and instructions on doing something like this?  They all have windows computers and are all on one workgroup.  They do not have PRO software.
In a work environment where the client is using Mozilla Thunderbird version 60.5.0 (32-bit) in conjunction with Intuit Quickbooks Enterprise Solutions Manufacturing and Wholesale version 2019, emails are sent out to vendors with purchase orders.  The client would like to have his Mozilla Thunderbird present a receipt to his computer with the Thunderbird installation when the message is opened or better yet read.  Is there a setting and where within Mozilla Thunderbird 60.5.0 would provide the best solution to get a verification from the vendor upon receipt of the email as sometimes emails are in some occasions are assumed sent, a purchase order that is assumed attached doesn't get sent for some reason or the email isn't received.

..or is there another third party solution.
how do I add the 30, 60, 90 days past due amounts on the bottom of the customer invoice?
I am using the quickbooks online. Thanks.
I have seven years of GP data that I want to export to QBES.  Any suggestions?
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Is there a way to export or copy the Windows 7 Windows Explorer Favorites to Windows 10 Quick Access in File Explorer?

I looked online, but not finding anything.
This is a long shot since it involves a little used application but I have a customer who is desperate.  He has a Server 2008 R2 server uses an application called T-HUB which posts to QuickBooks POS.  Or, rather, it used to.  When Inuit upgraded POS to 18 the function stopped working from workstations, but continued to work on the server.  T-HUB support worked for days on the issue and sent instructions for IT (that's the company I work for).  The last thing on the list was to uninstalled and reinstalled QuickBooks POS.  After that the two applications won't work together even on the server. I haven't called Intuit because it's really not a problem with their application.  T-Hub support has pretty much abandoned it.  I  started to think maybe I could find some generic info on the failed SQL connection at the root of the problem but have had no luck.  I'm weak on SQL.  I've included the error messages from the T-HUB log ans the the FAQ they referred to.  If anyone is familiar with this issue or can shed any light or point me in a direction. I would appreciate it and my customer would appreciate it.

Message: Can't connect to the database
   at Interop.qbposfc2.IQBPOSSessionManager.BeginSession(String qbFile)
   at Turbo.THUB.QBProcess.QBPOSSyncManager.OpenQBPOSSession()

Message: A network-related or instance-specific error occurred while establishing a connection to SQL Server. The server was not found or was not accessible. Verify that the instance name is correct and …
I am looking for someone to create a custom reaper in QuickBooks

We want to start a new QB's file in Enterprise 2018 given the instability of our current database file.

Currently, the customer is using 2017 Enterprise Edition.  I have created a new file in 2018 and have imported all the lists.  Inventory is a major concern, there are over 3000 items and it looks like the price and cost have transferred, but not quantity on hand.  Is there a way to migrate that data outside of contracting a third party?  How about from Excel?

Site to Site VPN using Quickbooks Desktop and Quickbooks POS.  
I do not see why multiple Quickbooks POS desktops at different locations over a Site to Site OpenVPN would not work.  Quickbooks sales is stating so but it feels like they just want to sell larger more expensive multi-store licenses.

Does anyone have any experience with trying Site to Site VPN setups with Quickbooks POS talking to other Quickbooks POS systems as well as Quickbooks Desktop?
We are currently running Quickbooks Pro 2018.  We import invoices from a CSV on a given day.  However our accounting person then goes through customer by customer to send an invoice.  

What we are looking to do is two parts.  First we would like to generate a list of invoices for just the customers with invoices that were imported that day.  Lets call it 20 invoices, once we have that list, we would like to click to email them, but also attach that customer's aging report with that invoice(without having to bounce between a million screens).  Currently she is doing this all manually and its a nightmare.   Any help here would be absolutely amazing.
I've moved quickbooks files to a new computer everything works, but when I try to get into an old invoice it doesn't find the bill attached it to.

Can I specify a new location for those invoices ?
I need some help in estimating the time it would take to build a QuickBooks server.

Currently  8 Users who need access to QB. 3 other users in the main office who don't need QB access.  10 users on remote jobsites with variable hotspot access that I was thinking of leaving in their own Workgroup if possible. Current environment is a standalone QB server in a Workgroup - no DC/AD as the OS is Multipoint Server. All users on O365.  

So, I'm scoping out the project but need help in estimating the time.  Proposed server to have 8-10 Cores, with 4 Hyper-V VMs.  8 HDDs RAID 6

VM0: 2 Cores, 4GB RAM: ADDS Server - File & Print, DNS, DHCP
VM1: 4 Cores, 16GB Ram: RDSH, QuickBooks
VM2: 2 Cores, 4GB Ram: RDBroker/GW/Web
VM3: 2 Cores,  8GB RAM: SQL

In addition to the server build time, I have to factor in the time to add 15 Office PCs (11 LT/DT & 4 Surface Pros ) to the domain and transfer profiles.   What are reasonable times to factor in to this build?

Hey, we have been having a strange problem with our Quickbooks POS ver 13 multi user installation in a club setup (4 machines). Customers have to recharge their accounts before ordering and the big problem we have is discrepancies between current and available balances. However,the sale transactions are posted in real time but the balances take seem time to synchronize(happens  to a random member account irregularly ) and we have changed the LAN routers and cabling and the problem is still persisting. The charge to account is posted after some delays of a few hours. We have integrated the solution to Quickbooks premier for financial exchange. Our company file is 500MB big and the connectivity tool doesn't post any errors. The environment is available for remote access any time. Any pointers?
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I had this question after viewing Importing an iif BILL into the Expenses tab???.  I still cannot figure out how to create an iif bill that will import with ITEMS rather then EXPENSES.  I cannot find a sample iif anywhere that will import into QB2016 with bill items.  Any advice would be greatly appreciated.

EDIT: just a very simple example of a minimal iif that creates a bill with items.  I have found some example IIF's that are very complex and when I import them as a test they always create bills as "expenses".  The items tab is always empty.  Is it a problem with accounts not matching (between the iif and my QB company file)?
I have been using QuickBooks for more than 2 years and now I am facing problems like login issue and different errors. I don't know where to seek help. Please suggest me anything you can?
QuickBooks Problem: bcp47mrm.dll error when attempt to print

Solution: Windows 7 problem - Download and run QuickBooksDesktopPDFTool then from your computer run "C:\Program Files (x86)\Intuit\QuickBooks Enterprise Solutions 18.0\reboot.bat"

Substitute QuickBooks Enterprise Solutions 18.0 with your version.
May also happen with Windows 2008 and 2012.

None of this is recommended by Microsoft for Security purposes
All of it is recommended by MILE Technologies (us) for functionality and business continuity.

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How can I get some important tips for Reconciliation in QuickBooks?
I am seeking some advice regarding an Azure configuration I have just done.

The client will be using:

Quickbooks Enterprise
Quotewerks Corporate edition

The client has had these running on 2 Physical Servers (on-premise) both running Windows 2012 R2. Both physical servers ran Hyper-V. On one server 2 Virtual servers were set up - one as an AD DC and the other as an Application Server. The second physical server had RDS running as a Hyper-V Virtual Server and a second DC as a separate Virtual Server. From what I understand he was using Terminal Services through the RDS Server to provide a desktop for the clients to login to.

He engaged me to provide a complete cloud-based solution with no AD information being transferred from his existing domain.

My approach in Azure has been:

Azure Active Directory Domain Services
3 Virtual LANs - Master ( and 2 subnet LANS - Management ( and RDS (
2 Virtual Servers both on the RDS subnet with Windows 2016 Standard configured on one and Windows 2012 R2 / SQL Server 2012 on the other
1 Virtual Workstation (Windows 10 Pro) used for AD Management on the Management subnet

The Windows 2016 Virtual Server which will contain the applications is also configured with Hyper-V and RDS working with a Personal Virtual Desktop Collection of 5 Windows 10 Pro workstations (Gen2 virual workstations) which will be allocated to the users.

Access to the 5 workstations will be via the RDS Web …


QuickBooks is an accounting software package geared mainly toward small and medium-sized businesses and offers on-premises accounting applications as well as cloud based versions that accept business payments, manage and pay bills, and payroll functions. QuickBooks includes remote access capabilities, remote payroll assistance and outsourcing, electronic payment functions, online banking and reconciliation, mapping features through integration, improved e-mail functionality, import from Excel spreadsheets, employee time tracking options, pre-authorization of electronic funds and new Help functions.