Create a Copy of a QuickBooks Company File
How is a copy of a QuickBooks Desktop (QBDT) company file create?
Creating a copy of a QBDT company file can be useful for testing with Transaction Pro Importer, Transaction Pro Exporter, or Transaction Pro Deleter.
To create a copy of a QBDT company file:
- Choose FILE > OPEN OR RESTORE COMPANY > OPEN A COMPANY FILE
- In the OPEN A COMPANY dialog, right click a company file and choose COPY. Then right click again in an empty area and choose PASTE.
- Click OPEN to open this new company file.
- Rename the company file to add TEST to the name to differentiate the company file from the original active company file. To rename the company file, choose COMPANY > COMPANY INFORMATION from the menu and change the company name.