Tag: QuickBooks 2013

Make QuickBooks Statement Writer Work With Office 2013

You’ve finally upgraded your computer system to Microsoft Office 2013, with all the great new features it offers. However, you find that QuickBooks Statement Writer doesn’t work with Microsoft Office 2013 on your system. Frustrating! What can you do? Here’s a way to get them to work together. The Problem Every time Microsoft releases a new version of […]

September 24, 2014 | By | 22 Replies More

QuickBooks 2014 FUTA Correction

In a recent article, I described an error in QuickBooks FUTA calculations. Intuit is pushing out a patch for QuickBooks 2014, but they’re using an alternate update method to what they normally use. I’ve discussed the ULIP patch method before – it’s a way for Intuit to push out urgent, critical fixes quickly, without having […]

January 22, 2014 | By | 2 Replies More

QuickBooks 2013 R12 Released

Intuit has released the QuickBooks 2013 R12 update for the US version of QuickBooks. This is available as a manual update from the Intuit support website. I believe this will also be pushed out as an automatic update at the same time. Note that if you’re using an Intuit payroll service, this is an important update as […]

January 21, 2014 | By | 1 Reply More

QuickBooks Total FUTA Wages Error

Here’s a quick note about a QuickBooks total FUTA wages error. If you’re using an Intuit payroll product and QuickBooks desktop product from 2014 through 2011, you should compare the Schedule A FUTA taxable wages with the Total taxable FUTA wages in line 7 of Form 940. There may be a rounding error that results in […]

January 17, 2014 | By | 9 Replies More

QuickBooks 2013 R11 Released

Intuit has released the QuickBooks 2013 R11 update for the U.S. version of QuickBooks. This is available as a manual update from the Intuit support web site. I expect that this will be available as an automatic update in about a week from this date. This is a bug fix release – a number of […]

November 27, 2013 | By | 13 Replies More

“Your Full Serviced Plan Expired”? Maybe Not

Earlier this week I opened up my ProAdvisor copy of Intuit QuickBooks Enterprise Solutions Accountant 13.0, and in the right column of the Home Page I saw a notification that was confusing to me – “Your Full Serviced Plan Expired”. What? I’m a member of the QuickBooks ProAdvisor Program in good standing, so what does […]

October 10, 2013 | By | 7 Replies More

QuickBooks 2013 R10 Released

Intuit has released the QuickBooks 2013 R10 update for the U.S. version of QuickBooks. This is available as a manual update from the Intuit support web site. I believe that this will also be pushed out as an automatic update right away. There is only one change in this release that I’m aware of, for […]

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QuickBooks 2013 R9 Released

Intuit has released the QuickBooks 2013 R9 update for the U.S. version of QuickBooks. This is available as a manual update from the Intuit support web site. I believe that this will also be pushed out as an automatic update right away. The biggest change in this release is that QuickBooks 2013 and Enterprise V13 […]

September 11, 2013 | By | 11 Replies More

QuickBooks 2013 R8 Released

Intuit has released the QuickBooks 2013 R8 update for the U.S. version of QuickBooks. This is available as a manual update from the Intuit support web site. I believe that this will also be pushed out as an automatic update right away. This is a very important update if you have been suffering through the buggy QuickBooks 2013 R7 release. This release seems […]

July 1, 2013 | By | 41 Replies More

QuickBooks Accountant’s Copy File Transfer Service Problems with Recent Updates

If you are an accounting professional and you use the QuickBooks Accountant’s Copy File Transfer (ACFT) service  to exchange adjustments with your clients, you need to be aware of recent changes in that service and how that relates to the versions of QuickBooks that you and your client are using. Your client may run into […]

June 17, 2013 | By | 7 Replies More

QuickBooks 2013 R7 Bug STILL A PROBLEM

If you are using a third-party add-on program that works with QuickBooks Desktop versions, there is an ongoing problem that may cause QuickBooks to crash when you try to use your add-on product. I’ve talked about the QuickBooks 2013 R7 bug fix before, but there is a lot more to this than I originally realized. […]

June 10, 2013 | By | 83 Replies More

QuickBooks 2013 R7 Bug–and Fix

Here’s a good example of why I always tell people to not install a “manual update”, instead you should wait for the “automatic update”. QuickBooks 2013 R7 was just released yesterday, and already we have found a bug that could cause some problems for people. Fortunately, there is a fix available that solves the problem. […]

June 5, 2013 | By | 25 Replies More

QuickBooks 2013 R7 Released

Intuit has released the QuickBooks 2013 R7 update for the U.S. version of QuickBooks. This is available as a manual update from the Intuit support web site. I expect that this will be pushed out as an automatic update a week later. There are a LOT OF FIXES in this release, so if you are […]

June 4, 2013 | By | 12 Replies More

Improving QuickBooks Performance by Boosting RAM

I have openly been critical of Intuit’s intentional limitations of RAM for their QuickBooks products. In more than one article in this blog, I have written about the effects of these limitations on QuickBooks performance. We are all too aware that the performance of QuickBooks has always become worse as the database increases in size. […]

May 1, 2013 | By | 19 Replies More