The QuickBooks Conversion Tool is a free program that imports business data, account balances, and transactions from Sage 50 (formerly Peachtree) into QuickBooks Desktop. Learn more about the Conversion Tool below and get started with your switch to QuickBooks Desktop.
The QuickBooks Conversion 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 by importing key lists, balances, and transactions from Sage 50 to QuickBooks Desktop. It also creates a log of the conversion process for your records.
|What the tool can convert:||What the tool cannot convert:|
For a trouble-free data conversion, there are a few things to check and prepare before using the tool.
Please take note that the system requirements below are specifically for the Conversion Tool. For a smoother migration to QuickBooks, ensure that your computer also meets the system requirements of your QuickBooks Desktop version. Check out QuickBooks Desktop system requirements for details.
|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|
Get started with migrating your business data from Sage 50 (formerly Peachtree).
Reminder: If you need to convert to QuickBooks Online after converting your file to QuickBooks Desktop, be sure to check out Import into QuickBooks Online from QuickBooks Desktop for Windows (US only).
Step 1: Set data access credentials.
Step 2: Download and run the Conversion Tool.
The tool must run with Windows administrator rights for proper conversion.
Step 3: Browse and convert the data file.
Step 4: Verify the results.
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\