Archive for July, 2009

QuickBooks on Windows 7 RC and Internet Explorer 8

| July 30, 2009 | 43 Comments

Just a quick note on compatibility of QuickBooks and the latest Microsoft releases. I have the following setup: Microsoft Windows RC 7: This is the current “release candidate” for Windows 7, the successor to Windows Vista. It should be very close to what you see this Fall for the production copy. I’ve installed this on […]

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QuickBooks Multiuser Network Diagnostic Tool

| July 27, 2009 | 2 Comments

Diagnosing network problems with QuickBooks can be a bit frustrating sometimes. In most cases I’ve not had much trouble, but sometimes you start working with a particular network that just doesn’t want to work the way that you want. Intuit has created the QuickBooks Network Diagnostic Tool to help.

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QuickBooks Keyboard Shortcuts

| July 16, 2009 | 9 Comments

If you are entering a lot of information into an accounting program like QuickBooks, you want to be able to keep your hands on the keyboard. Moving back and forth from the keyboard to the mouse just slows you down. That is why we have “keyboard shortcuts” in good Windows based programs – to minimize […]

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Graphics for your Company

| July 6, 2009 | 1 Comment

I’m branching out a bit today to talk about a general business topic, not strictly related to QuickBooks. Let’s talk a bit about business graphics – specifically a company or product logo. These days almost every business needs a graphic logo for their company and/or products. Contracting with a graphic designer can be expensive, time […]

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