regarding data file backups ...

can someone help me with instructions on how to do frequent auto-backups of my Quicken data files? Thank you!

Answers

  • Rocket J Squirrel
    Rocket J Squirrel SuperUser ✭✭✭✭✭
    Edit > Preferences > Backups
    Set automatic backups to your personal preference.
    Quicken user since version 2 for DOS, now using QWin Premier Subscription on Win10 Pro.
  • NotACPA
    NotACPA SuperUser ✭✭✭✭✭
    edited December 2021
    @kwaggo, you should direct those backups to a location that's NOT on your harddrive, such as a USB or CD.
    If you direct them to your harddrive, and that drive fails, you've got neither the data file nor the backups.
    Q user since DOS version 5
    Now running Quicken Windows Subscription, Home & Business
    Retired "Certified Information Systems Auditor" & Bank Audit VP
  • Kwaggo
    Kwaggo Member
    Agreed, your feedback is much appreciated.
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