I have version 3 of quickbooks
What steps do i need to take to convert the backup to a newer version?
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It depends on which QB Desktop year version do you have and need. If your existing version is not too old, you can restore the backup file on QB Desktop 2021 easily. You may also consider purchasing QB Desktop 2019 with a one time license to lower your cost.