QuickBooks Backups – Best Practices

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Note:  a version of this article originally appeared in Cloud9’s Blog Best practices in maintaining a healthy QuickBooks file on  dictates performing a manual QuickBooks  Backup on a regular basis. You may think you don’t need to backup QuickBooks since your server is backed up every night.  Wrong!  Not using the internal QuickBooks Backup process can lead to […]

End of Month – Check your backup!

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One of the most important things to do at the end of the month is to check that your file is healthy, and your backup procedures are working. This is a QB-centric discussion, but this applies to all mission critical business files. In QuickBooks for Windows 2011: Check that your file is still healthy and […]

Backup, Backup Backup!

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I’ve spent the last few days helping a new client try to restore 6 months of data, because their QB file got damaged during upgrade.  Where was their backup?  They aren’t sure what happened to that either…  It seems they just kind of forgot to backup since well, July, as it turns out. QuickBooks has […]