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Murph looks at one cause of the QuickBooks Desktop crashing during Verify, and identifies the trigger and shows you how to resolve it. Read more

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Murph looks at some more recent data corruptions impacting QuickBooks Desktop users. Read more

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Dive into the use of the QBWin.log for differential diagnosis of QuickBooks issues as we continue our re-visit of this popular 'techy topic' for ProAdvisors. Read more

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Murph responds to a reader's question arising out of yesterday's QBWin.log feature. It seems there are a lot of new errors being reported due to changes in how some data is now being presented. Read more

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Murph answers some of the most common questions he is asked by clients, readers and other ProAdvisors when it comes to interpreting the QBWin.log file. Read more

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For a variety of reasons QuickBooks Desktop can be plagued by duplicate names. Many times they arise from data importation. Here are Murph's steps to troubleshoot and repair duplicates. Read more

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A QuickBooks Enterprise users wrote in asking about Advanced Inventory 'Bin Location does not belong to site' errors. Here are some diagnostic and repair steps you can try. Read more

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Murph revisits the bug he's written about before after a friend recently posted about it impacting one of her clients. See what's new. Read more

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In response to a reader question, Murph explains what to do about data damage impacting the correct open balance of transactions, items or accounts. Read more

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Another in Murph's series about the inner workings of QuickBooks desktop, this one gives you a peak into the typically hidden interior of one of the most misunderstood companion QuickBooks Company files – the QBW.TLG file. Read more

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Murph goes inside the mysterious 'version upgrade' that occurs when a file is migrated to QuickBooks Enterprise 17. Armed with an explanation like this, see how you can impress your clients when they ask about updating. Read more

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Did you say security? Check out Part 1 of Murph's inside look at QuickBooks Desktop security. Read more

Vendor Corner

Has your local QuickBooks backup file ever been larger than your actual QuickBooks Company file? If so, our reply to this reader inquiry just might be the answer you're looking for. Read more

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QuickBooks Desktop is ripe with memorized transaction errors and corruptions. Here are some manual steps you can take to rid yourself of some of the headaches. Read more

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Assertion failures are representative of a critical QuickBooks Data Integrity error. Here, we look at the possibility of overcoming such errors using the Auto Data Recovery feature. Read more

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Take an inside look at some examples of the Data Troubleshooting techniques I'll be teaching at the Woodard 'Master Climber' Boot Camps in five cities across the country this fall. Read more

Training Center

One of the most common forms of ‘data corruption’ that QuickBooks users report occurs with Memorized Reports and the Memorized Report List. Read more

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Marriage vows generally read, "For better or for worse, till death do us part..." and so it must seem with 'Orphaned Memorized Transactions' in QuickBooks Desktop. Read more

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Here's a tip for resolving problems on payroll forms 940 and Schedule A, when the wages are not flowing to calculate the correct Credit Reduction. Read more

Payroll & Merchant Services

A variety of errors can occur when the QuickBooks' ItemHistUpdate engine fails to properly update the item information within transactions resulting in one or more transactions failing the item history match routine performed during Verify Data. Read more

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