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QuickBooks Desktop Performance Issues

    QuickBooks Desktop Performance Issues

    QuickBooks Desktop may have few Performance issues. Before you try to solve these performance issues, you should try to understand the types of issues.

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    Steps to Fix QuickBooks Desktop Performance Issues

    Backup Creation

    Backup creation aids in improving the performance as it resets the Transaction Log File(*.TLG) which is used to track the changes made in the company data files before it is saved in the database. To create a backup, follow the mentioned steps:
    Select File Backup Company Create Local Backup

    ๐Ÿ”ถ Click on Local Backup Options
    ๐Ÿ”ถ From the given options under the heading “Tell us where to save your back up copies”, choose “Desktop”
    ๐Ÿ”ถ Select “Complete Verification” and select OK
    ๐Ÿ”ถ Click “Save it Now” and then hit OK
    ๐Ÿ”ถ From the “Save Backup Copy” window, select Desktop and click on Save button
    ๐Ÿ”ถ Once you hit the Save button, QuickBooks will start creating backup files

    Test your Network Speed

    You can trial run QuickBooks in a multi-user surrounding to ensure if the network or the company data file is causing the issues. You can test the performance of your Network by following the steps mentioned below:

    ๐Ÿ”ถ Open your QuickBooks application and hit F2 key
    ๐Ÿ”ถ Select your Company under File Location
    ๐Ÿ”ถ Log out all the users from QuickBooks and close the application
    ๐Ÿ”ถ Select Start a Computer a Company File
    ๐Ÿ”ถ Right click on the QBW(Company File) and select Copy and paste it anywhere on your Desktop
    ๐Ÿ”ถ Next, test the performance your network while the file is local by running Disk Defragmentation.

    Listed Performance Issues Faced by QuickBooks Desktop

    ๐Ÿ”ถ Performance Issues affecting only a bunch of few employees
    ๐Ÿ”ถ Performance Issues affecting the entire organization
    ๐Ÿ”ถ Your files take time to open
    ๐Ÿ”ถ When working in a multi-user environment, file execution takes longer due to ๐Ÿ”ถ increased number of users signing in
    ๐Ÿ”ถ As the day progresses, the processing speed of the files goes slow
    ๐Ÿ”ถ Performance Issues occur at irregular intervals, sometimes the files run smoothly and sometimes they execute very slow
    ๐Ÿ”ถ Performance Issues due to faulty Network Condition, which damages your data files.

    ๐Ÿ”ถ Whenever you use QuickBooks, the size of your Data Files grows. As the data file size grows more and more, you need more and more resources to make them functional. It might happen

    For further support, contact our QuickBooks technical support team. You can call on our QuickBooks customer support toll-free number . Our QuickBooks experts are available 24*7.