Does this FAQ need updating?


Quicken FAQ: How do I move my Quicken files between computers?

Deleted User
April 2014 edited July 2018


  • thecreator
    thecreator SuperUser ✭✭✭✭✭
    Hi @"TJ102 ,

    Via Manual Backups to your other computer on the same Domain or Workgroup, like VerizonTJ.

    \\LIVINGROOM-10\MyDocuments\Quicken 2021 Data\BACKUP\Test Backup.QDF-backup.

    or use OneDrive.

    thecreator - User of Quicken Subscription R53.16 USA

    Windows 10 Pro 32-Bit Build 19045.3693
    Windows 10 Pro 64-Bit Build 19045.3754

  • NotACPA
    NotACPA SuperUser ✭✭✭✭✭
    @oldngrmpy1 What, exactly, do you believe needs updating?

    Q user since February, 1990. DOS Version 4
    Now running Quicken Windows Subscription, Business & Personal
    Retired "Certified Information Systems Auditor" & Bank Audit VP

  • Rocket J Squirrel
    Rocket J Squirrel SuperUser ✭✭✭✭✭
    Yes, it kind of does. That FAQ suggests doing backup/move/restore, which we now know will run out of datasets if used routinely.
    Not sure why there's an avatar of a deleted user in the OP of this thread.

    Quicken user since version 2 for DOS, now using QWin Biz & Personal Subscription (US) on Win10 Pro.

  • oldngrmpy1
    oldngrmpy1 Member ✭✭✭✭
    NotACPA, you answered a question with a question. Maybe Rocket can explain it better, it's actually a pretty big problem.
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