Tag: Editions

What is Different between QuickBooks for Windows and QuickBooks Mac?

| July 14, 2011 | 14 Comments

Intuit has a version of QuickBooks Desktop for the Mac – and several versions for Windows. While the products are very similar, there are big differences that you should know about. Here is a quick list of some of the significant changes – not that this is not a complete list. Note that in Windows […]

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QuickBooks 2011 Quick Startup and Multiple Instances

| September 20, 2010

Two significant changes in QuickBooks 2011 are the Quick Startup feature (which improves the startup speed for QuickBooks) and the Multiple Instances feature (allowing two company files to be open at the same time). I’m recommending that you be cautious with these features until you understand the impact they will have on your use of […]

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FAQ:How Can I Tell What QuickBooks “Revision” I’m Using?

| May 21, 2010 | 2 Comments

Very often when we talk about updates of your version of QuickBooks  people don’t always know what version (or revision) they are running. It is simple to determine as I’ll show here.

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FAQ:How To Change Editions of QuickBooks

| May 21, 2010 | 4 Comments

In recent years, when you install a copy of QuickBooks you are usually asked to select an “Edition”. Sometimes people find that they have not selected the appropriate “Edition” and want to change. How do you change the Edition?

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FAQ:Unit Of Measure Support in QuickBooks

| May 21, 2010 | 0 Comments

The Unit of Measure feature in QuickBooks is very useful, BUT for some reason Intuit has limited its use in certain editions. There are two methods of using this feature – single unit of measure or multiple unit of measure.  Here is a list of which edition supports each method.

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