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Can't change date stamp in automatic backups

The date stamp in my backup file name is now always the same, stuck on 2020-06-05. No problem with the manual backups.


  • Robert Keesecker
    Robert Keesecker Member ✭✭
    I omitted saying "automatic" backup file name in my original post.
  • thecreator
    thecreator SuperUser ✭✭✭✭✭
    Hi @""Robert Keesecker"  ,

    Check your Computer Date and check your BIOS Battery as well. And also make sure that Quicken does not remain in memory.
    thecreator - User of Quicken Subscription R32.12  USA & Quicken 2017 HBRP R20.6 USA
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    View: https://community.quicken.com/discussion/7859218/work-with-copies-of-your-actual-quicken-data-files/p1?new=1

  • splasher
    splasher SuperUser ✭✭✭✭
    Does the filename shown in the upper left corner banner have a date in it?
    If so, the date is part of the base filename, and Quicken is not adding a date to the file's name.
    Please write back with exactly in in the upper left corner and what is the name of the backup files that are being created?
    -splasher  using Q since 1996 -  Subscription  -  Win10
    -also older versions as needed for testing
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