This guide is for anyone converting from QuickBooks Desktop (Pro or Premier) to QuickBooks Online. Each section offers step-by-step guidance and includes visuals, tips and hyperlinks to important resources. Start your conversion from the "Before you Start" section or use the links below to jump to specific points in the conversion process if you've already started.
You can also download the complete QuickBooks Guide to Converting QuickBooks Desktop to QuickBooks Online from the right-hand column.
Are you a QuickBooks Desktop Enterprise user? Do you have a complex inventory? We generally encourage Enterprise users to stay with their Enterprise software if you need its advanced features. If you need the online functionality of QBO, qualified Intuit Hosting Services can link multiple devices to your Enterprise software.
For those switching from QuickBooks Mac or Desktop editions older than 2011, head to the appendix.