If you got new computer and now looking to move your QuickBooks software into the new system, then you need to follow a right process for successfully installing this accounting software into new device. Find below the steps to move or transfer QuickBooks setup from one computer to another application with complete database and settings.
Step1: You need to install the setup of QuickBooks through online or the disk you got at the time of purchase of software package. Also keep the activation code for your software version.
Step2: Create backup of your existing software into your older system. You can also take QuickBooks online support to create backup and restore the same into other place. Keep the backup into an external drive of flash drive to easily transfer the same into new PC.
Step3: Now install the QuickBooks setup into new computer and activate the software with valid activation code. If you face a problem, then take QuickBooks Customer Support to install successfully.
Step4: After installing the new setup, now restore the backup file to synchronize the database into the new PC. This process is little complicated, you need to be very careful at every step.
Step5: Now run the QuickBooks and open the existing company and then restore the same through “restore a portable file” for successful backup.
Step6: Now browse the backup folder from where backup is saved. While keeping the backup avoid zipping the folder, it can disturb the data and you can face problem while restoring.
Step7: Now specify the where you want to restore the file, you can receive the default that QuickBooks suggests or spotlight the right folder on your system. If you face a problem while locating the error QuickBooks technical support is open for nonstop online assistance.
Step8: Now confirm the backup and save the file to start the restoration process. After restoring the same you can access the database through new computer and if there is any other technical problem you can call to QuickBooks support phone number for quick online help to fix the issue you face while moving the QuickBooks into new PC.