user since '92 | Quicken Windows Premier - Subscription | Windows 11 Pro version 22H2
Creating data files from large, single data file
edited May 2022 in File Conversion and Backup (Windows)
Have a large data file (QDF) in Quicken for windows that I've never subdivided (goes back to 2013 or so.) Because it's so large it now floods my RAM. Wish to know if there's a way to break his large file into smaller (say annual) ones. Tips?
I'm not very literate in jargon, so explanations need to be fairly simplistic. Thanks.0
Unless you are a day trader in the stock market, a six year data file is not considered large. You will need to explain what you mean "floods my RAM"? If you meet the system requirements for installing Quicken, you should not have any issues.Performing year end copies is strongly discouraged.0
Please click HELP, and hold down the CTRL key while you click About Quicken.What's reported there? If you can take a screenshiot, post it here using the "paper with a folded corner" icon above.Q user since DOS version 5
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what is the basic file size as seen in Windows...my Quicken QDF file is about 150 MB -
and I run a laptop with 4GB of memory, and it's no problem...QWin Deluxe Subscription - Win100
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