How do I go about converting to QB windows version? Do I have to get the 2016 version or can I purchase the 2019? Will there be problems and limitations when converting?
Thank you in advance for your time
Glad to have you here in the Community, @BEllison.
I'll share some insights about converting your QB Mac 2016 to into the Windows file.
Then, you must have the Admin password and should not enter data in your Mac file while it is being converted. Please keep in mind that not all data can be converted due to lack of features in QB for Mac compared to QB for Windows.
Here are some data that can be converted:
You can check out this helpful article for a complete list.
Then, you can perform these preparation steps in your Mac file to ensure a smooth conversion process.
Once done, you can perform the conversion steps outlined through this useful guide: Convert a QuickBooks Mac File to QuickBooks Windows and Back Again. This article also provides solutions if you're getting any conversion errors.
You can also directly restore a backup of your company file using the QB Windows 2019 version.
The information above will help you get back to business in no time, @BEllison.
Drop me a comment below if you have any other concerns. I'll be here to help.