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The Art of Export/Import in QuickBooks Versions, Part One

The import/export function was designed to alleviate the re-entry of certain types of QuickBooks lists and transactions. This would usually occur when either a company file has grown too large and a decision has been made to create another company file, or you are creating another similar company that is an affiliate to the parent company. The difficulty or ease of exporting/importing lists and...

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QuickBooks Quik Tip – Custom Fields for Inventory Items

I would like to deal with a question that was posed to me today. If you have imported an Inventory Item list as an .IIF file into QuickBooks, and if for some reason the list did not import the Custom Fields , how do you add them into QuickBooks? This was a client that had over 6,000 items, and to manual have to add them would take hours. All you have to do is set the Customer Fields up for one...

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