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Moving from QuickBooks Desktop to QuickBooks Online is done within the QuickBooks Desktop interface. For a faster transfer, you can create a QBO company first. You can select a plan here.
Due to the differences in the platforms, there are certain limitations when converting your file. Please check this out for your reference: What to expect when you switch from QuickBooks Desktop to QuickBooks Online.
When you're ready, please follow the steps to convert your company file in this article: Move your QuickBooks Desktop file to QuickBooks Online.
You can always go back to this thread if you have questions.
Well, my problem is that when I look for the company, it isn't listed so I can't export it to QBO. I don't see alternatives. I am on a current version (I am a Pro advisor) and using windows 10 all my programs are updated. I have moved other clients to QBO - don't know why this one won't show up? Any ideas?
I can help you sort this out, @lillian8221.
Let's first run the verify and rebuild utility tool. This way, we can isolate any data damage to your QuickBooks Desktop company file that may have caused the missing company file during the exporting process.
Once completed, let's close your QuickBooks Desktop and open it again. Now, we can start the exporting process again. Here's how:
Once done, you can follow the steps in this article to export your data from QuickBooks Desktop to the online version: Move your QuickBooks Desktop file to QuickBooks Online.
Lastly, I've added these articles as an additional reference in learning more ways of handling your QuickBooks data:
You can always get back to me if you need more help with QuickBooks and its exporting processes. I'd be glad to help.
Thanks for joining us today, @MIKEMOGLE.
I have some information about running your QuickBooks Desktop file on a cloud. With Intuit Hosting Program, you can access your file securely, anywhere, and anytime.
First, you'll need to sign-up for the authorized third-party hosting providers. Please refer to this article for the lists: What hosting providers are authorized by Intuit?
Once you already have the hosting app, consult your hosting service provide to help you with the setup and installation. If you're using the Standard Hosting Providers, you'll need to send an email to Intuit Hosting Manager to request and email the Request for Information (RFI) document at firstname.lastname@example.org. For more information, check out this guide: Standard Hosting Program.
I'm also attaching these links below in case you'll need additional resources about the hosting program.
Feel welcome to message me anytime if you have other questions or concerns. I'm always here to help. Take care and have a lovely day ahead.
Define "combine". Do you need to migrate your QB Desktop file to QB Online or else? You may deploy a private cloud on your premise or put your license and company file(s) on a QB cloud hosting.