Thanks for getting back to us, ds1234.
I'd like to help you download the transactions. Before doing so, please follow the steps in this article to back up your QuickBooks company file.
Once done, we can add the bank account by following the steps below. Note: QuickBooks supports two connection methods. The Direct Connect and Web Connect.
You can follow these steps to set up the account:
I'm adding this article for reference on the steps above: Get started with Bank Feeds for QuickBooks Desktop.
Please get back to us if you have successfully reactivated and downloaded the transactions.