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HOW TO INSTALL QUICKBOOKS ON A NETWORK SERVER

QuickBooks is one of the finest accounting software used by lots of people. It is highly productive and lets you manage all the accounting activities in the easiest way possible. The software allows multiple users to access and manage the same file at the same time. Additionally, utilizing the QB Database Server Manager, multiple users can work on a shared file in a multi-user environment in a network. Follow this article to know how to install QuickBooks on a network server. Moreover, you can also contact our customer care executives, and our support team will be there for your assistance.

HOW TO INSTALL QUICKBOOKS ON A NETWORK SERVER

STEPS TO INSTALL QUICKBOOKS:

  • First, close any running programs, including any antivirus software.
  • If your computer is running on the Windows 8 Operating System, press the ALT + F4 keys.
  • Insert the QuickBooks CD into the computer’s drive.
  • Ensure that you have inserted the CD in the right position.
  • Start the installation program.
  • If you have downloaded the QuickBooks software from the official QuickBooks website, then double-click on the installer file.
  • Click Yes to All when prompted to overwrite the existing files.
  • Click the Next button.
  • Go through the License Agreement and then click Next. 
  • Click on Custom and Network.
  • Remember to choose the option that doesn’t require a license and allows you to install the files that can be shared over the network.
  • Tap on More Than One User.
  • Click on Install Database Server Only.
  • Follow the on-screen prompts and act accordingly.
  • Click the Install button.
  • Click Finish to launch the QuickBooks Database Server Manager to configure the database server.
  • Select the Scan Folders tab in the QuickBooks Database Server Manager.
  • Click the Add Folder button.
  • Choose the appropriate location.
  • If you are not sure where QuickBooks Enterprise company files are stored, then choose to scan your entire hard drive.
  • Once the whole scanning process gets completed, the QuickBooks Company Files Found box displays all the company files found.
  • Click the Close button.

Just by following the above-given instructions, you can easily install QuickBooks on a network server. However, you can make the relevant changes according to your choice. For more clarifications regarding the topic, call our technicians.

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