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MaggieWimberly
Level 2

What is the meaning of "Create backup worksheet during update" mean under Excel Options in Advanced Excel Options in the Send Report to Excel window?

 

If I turn if off, will my book numbers only go up by one, instead of by two?  :)

 

Thank you,

 

Maggie

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AbegailS_
QuickBooks Team

Hello there, MaggieWimberly.

 

I'm here to help you answer your questions about exporting your file.

 

Create a backup worksheet during an update means that while QuickBooks is updating your existing file, Excel is creating another file as a backup copy as well.

 

It's important that you create backups of your QuickBooks data so that you'll always have access to your business's most current, usable, error-free financial files and information.

 

If you will turn it off, it won't still affect your book numbers since it will t will only update the existing file.

 

You can check out this article for more information about the compatibility of QuickBooks Desktop: QuickBooks Desktop crashes when exporting a report to Excel worksheet.

 

For your future reference, we have some articles that can help you organize your QuickBooks account: Help articles. You can click on each topic to view them.

 

Please touch base with us if you need further assistance exporting your file . I'll always be right here to help you anytime.

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AbegailS_
QuickBooks Team

Hello there, MaggieWimberly.

 

I'm here to help you answer your questions about exporting your file.

 

Create a backup worksheet during an update means that while QuickBooks is updating your existing file, Excel is creating another file as a backup copy as well.

 

It's important that you create backups of your QuickBooks data so that you'll always have access to your business's most current, usable, error-free financial files and information.

 

If you will turn it off, it won't still affect your book numbers since it will t will only update the existing file.

 

You can check out this article for more information about the compatibility of QuickBooks Desktop: QuickBooks Desktop crashes when exporting a report to Excel worksheet.

 

For your future reference, we have some articles that can help you organize your QuickBooks account: Help articles. You can click on each topic to view them.

 

Please touch base with us if you need further assistance exporting your file . I'll always be right here to help you anytime.

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