Learn how to convert data using the QuickBooks Conversion Tool.
Do you want to convert your data from Sage 50 (formerly Peachtree) to QuickBooks Desktop? The QuickBooks Conversion Tool is a free program to help you. In this article we'll show you how to use this tool.
For a trouble-free data conversion, there are a few things to check before using the tool.
The system requirements below are specifically for the Conversion Tool. (Check our QuickBooks Desktop system requirements to make sure your computer is up to date for your QuickBooks, too.)
|Operating System:||Windows 10, Windows 8.1, Windows 8, or Windows 7|
|Processor:||500 MHz Intel Pentium II (minimum)|
|Memory (RAM):||512 MB (minimum)|
|Hard Drive:||2.5 GB of free space (recommended)|
|Microsoft .NET Framework:||version 2.0 (minimum)|
|QuickBooks Desktop:||Pro, Premier, or Enterprise Solutions 2015 or higher|
|Sage 50:||versions 2013 and above|
The tool guides you through a short and straightforward conversion of your business data into a new QuickBooks company file. It captures the current state of your business. It also creates a log of the conversion process for your records.
What the tool can convert:
The tool must run with Windows administrator rights for proper conversion.
If you find any missing transactions, be sure to check the failed transaction log file located at: C:\Users\YourUserName\My Documents\Intuit\QuickBooks ConversionTool\