QuickBooks Desktop 2016 Discontinued
As has been notified in advance (via email, mail, in-product notifications, and on QuickBooks Community page) services for older QuickBooks Desktop version is been scheduled to discontinue. Hence, you need to keep an eye out for available updates and install them to continue the service.
This article aims to provide all the necessary information about QuickBooks Desktop service discontinuation that you should know, including useful info about upgrade options.
Date Of QuickBooks 16 discontinuation
For when is service discontinuation scheduled?
May 31, 2019, is the set date for discontinuation of add-on services for QuickBooks Desktop 2016(Mac and Windows). This includes all QuickBooks Desktop 2016 versions (Enterprise Solutions, Premier, Pro, and Accountant Edition).
In addition, there are also a few other QuickBooks products that are affected by it.
Note: Your QuickBooks Desktop 2016 will still continue to work if are not using any of the add-on services. However, you cannot subscribe to any live QuickBooks Technical Support or other services that can be incorporated within QuickBooks Desktop.
After May 31, 2019 access to QuickBooks Desktop Online Banking, Payroll Services, Online Backup, Live Support, and another service via QuickBooks Desktop 2016 will be discontinued. What’s more, from June 1, 2019, you will no longer receive important security updates.
Services Not Avaiable for QB 2016 After 31 May 2019
Products for which services will be discontinued after May 31, 2019
- QuickBooks Desktop Pro 2016
- QuickBooks Desktop Premier 2016 (Contractor, General Business, Manufacturing and Wholesale, Retail, Nonprofit, and Professional Services)
- QuickBooks Enterprise Solutions 16
- QuickBooks Desktop for Mac 2016
- QuickBooks Premier Accountant Edition 2016
Services Still Works After 31 May 2019 QuickBooks
Fully supported products
- QuickBooks Desktop Premier and Pro 2017, 2018, 2019
- QuickBooks Desktop for Mac 2019
- QuickBooks Enterprise Solutions 17, 18, 19
- QuickBooks Desktop Accountant 2017, 2018, 2019
- QuickBooks Desktop POS 18.0
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Once you place your order for QuickBooks 2019, an email will be sent to you with download link instructions attached with it. You can go through the link and download the product then install it on your system. If you require assistance from experts while downloading, installing or upgrading to QuickBooks 2019, then feel free to contact our AccountingErrors experts.
In most cases, the QuickBooks Desktop and company files upgrade process takes less than an hour. If there is a larger company file, the process may take longer. After QuickBooks for Mac 2019 or QuickBooks Desktop 2019 installation is completed you will be prompted to activate.
Once you have upgraded your software, you will be prompted to convert the company file so it works with the new QuickBooks software. During this process, the data is fully protected. For instance, QuickBooks verifies data file integrity and helps create a backup before starting the upgrade process.
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