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Quicken 6 to laptop


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#1 Mark802

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Posted 27 September 2009 - 06:34 PM

Hello All,
I have years of financial data created using Quicken 6. I would like to load Q6 on my Dell laptop but the installation disks are 3.5” floppies and the laptop doesn’t have a floppy drive, so how can I load Q6 on my laptop?
Failing that, does anyone know if the latest Quicken 2009 is compatible with Q6?

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#2 garmanma

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Posted 27 September 2009 - 09:06 PM

USB floppy drive
http://www.tigerdirect.com/applications/Se...6&CatId=631

Quicken 2006 is compatible with XP. doesn't say anything about Vista

http://quicken.intuit.com/support/articles...ation/3875.html

Failing that, does anyone know if the latest Quicken 2009 is compatible with Q6?

The little snippet from this book say no. You have to convert the files
http://books.google.com/books?id=j8Ki_ewjw...009&f=false
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Posted 29 September 2009 - 04:27 PM

I could not find my Q6 disk for a several years and after finding that the files from Q6 could not be used with later Quicken Editions, I also had to find a way to transfer Q6 from computer to computer without using the disk to install it.

What I have done several times over the years is just copied the entire Q6 folder and the Quicken flies that were in the Windows directory to a CD (flash drive would also work) and then copied them onto the computer I wanted to use it on. When going from Win98SE to XP I was not sure if the Windows files needed to be in just the main Windows folder or in the System32 folder so I put them in both.

The Windows files it needs are....

Q_AFSUI.DLL
Q_AFUI16.DLL
Q_COMM16.DLL
Q_COMM.DLL
Q_ENCLIB.DLL
Q_ENCUTL.DLL
Q_ENLB16.DLL
Q_ENUT16.DLL
Q_LINK16.DLL
Q_LINK.DLL

#4 M.Khurram Babar

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Posted 04 October 2009 - 04:37 AM

Thgnaks brother its such a use ful topic for me

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Posted 15 October 2009 - 03:35 AM

Awesome! very useful topic. Thanks for sharing.




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