If you are still running QuickBooks 2016 product you ought to upgrade it to the latest release soon. Failing to do so may obstruct you from normally processing your business tasks. As has been already notified about QuickBooks 2016 products discontinuation through various sources, you will be denied of accessing add-on services for your QuickBooks 2016 product after 31st of May, 2019.
How will QuickBooks 2016 discontinuation affect you?
After the scheduled date, add-on services for QuickBooks Desktop 2016 version, which include the Pro, Premier, Accountant, and Enterprise Solutions, will be discontinued.
If you are running any of these versions, you will be denied access to QuickBooks Payroll Services, Online Banking, Online Backup, Live Support, and other services. Apart from this, you won’t be receiving any important security updates from 1st June 2019. You should install the security updates if you receive before this date.
QuickBooks 2016 Products to be discontinued after 31st May 2019
- QB Desktop Pro 2016: QuickBooks Desktop Premier 2016 (including General Business, Nonprofit, Contractor, Wholesale & Manufacturing, Retail, and Professional Services)
- QB Enterprise Solutions 16
- QB Premier Accountant Edition 2016
If you are running any of the above products and want to continue access to add-on services, you need to upgrade to the below
Fully supported products:
- QB Desktop Premier and Pro 2019, 2018 & 2017
- QB Enterprise Solutions 19, 18 & 17
- QB Desktop Accountant 2019, 2018 & 2017
What happens to the company data after updates?
As you begin the upgrade process, you will be prompt to convert all your company files so they work normally with the new updated QuickBooks. Great precautions will be taken during the upgrade process to secure the data. For instance, QB authenticates the integrity of all the data files and allows you to generate backup before you begin the upgrade process.
The time taken to complete the upgrade process will vary depending on the size of your company file. Mostly, it will take less than an hour to complete the upgrade process.
Know about system requirements
To successfully upgrade to latest updates it is important to verify your existing system meets all system requirements and supports the latest QuickBooks version. To know all about system requirements kindly contract Accounting Problem tech support on
The professionals behind this helpline number will provide all necessary information about system requirement and also help you stay up to date about latest updates and upgrades, so, you don’t experience any issue due to QuickBooks 2016 service discontinuation.