How to provide a Quickbooks Desktop backup

We will need access to your Quickbooks Desktop backup (qbb or qbw) in order to review your file and prepare a proposal and migrate you into Xero.

  1. Log in to QuickBooks in single-user mode. If you’re already logged in, switch to single-user mode in the File menu.
  2. Select the Back Up Company option under the File menu.
  3. Select Create Local Backup and choose Local Backup.
  4. Click Options and select where you want to store your backup. It’s best to store it on an external hard drive or online.
  5. Click the OK button and then click the Next button.
  6. Choose the Save It Now option and click the Finish button to begin the backup process.


Please upload your Quickbooks Desktop file here.

We will need your Admin username and password which can be provided via Lastpass.