QuickBooks Compatibility With Windows 10-Full Explanation!

QuickBooks Compatibility With Windows 10-Full Explanation!

Do you want to get full details or explanations about QuickBooks Compatibility with Windows 10? If yes then you came to the right palace. You will get to know which version of windows 10  works best for QuickBooks Desktop and which QuickBooks version is supported with windows 10. We will also be going to discuss solutions if any QuickBooks version not working on your window.

To manage accounting and financial activities, a lot of small to medium-sized organizations all over the world depend on QuickBooks. This technology helps the business owners to perform all account-related tasks like creating invoices, paying bills or tax, making and tracking payments, and many more activities without wasting time and money. It not only saves time and money but also performs error-free reports. However, to utilize this software, you must have to sure that it is compatible with your Windows operating system.   

Each version of Windows has its own features so that it can perform well according to the need of users. Microsoft released a new update of the Windows operating system that is Windows 10.  It is not necessary to update this latest version from your existing version of OS because this is totally optional. It depends totally on you whether you want this update or not. But the thing is that if you are already using Windows 10, you must have knowledge that  QuickBooks version is compatible with it or not. 

In today’s blog, we have been explained and listed the versions of QuickBooks that are compatible with Windows 10. You can look for our expert’s guidance or feel free to contact our QuickBooks support team via our toll-free number +1-888-909-2511. Our expert will help you out with all your QuickBooks related queries.

All new Updated in Windows 10

  • The start menu of updated Windows 10 is the same as that of Windows 7.
  • A virtual desktop is included in the updated Windows 10 which is also known as a task switcher.
  • A new version of the .Net framework is featured in Windows 10 which makes it even more fascinating.
  • Windows 10 also consists of a new browser that is called EDGE even still you are able to utilize Internet Explorer 11 with it.

How to get the version of your Windows 10?

Everyone might be using a different version Windows 10 operating system. So to know the version and other description of your Windows 10 version, these steps have to follow:

  • First of all, go to the Start menu section and then type About your PC.
  • Some options will be open on your desktop screen. From here select About your PC option, and then scroll down to get to know about your version number.

Which versions of Windows 10 certified with QuickBooks Desktop?

After getting your Windows 10 version number, compare with the given below Windows 10 versions to know whether your Windows version is compatible with QuickBooks or not. Because these listed Windows 10 versions are certified to work with QuickBooks Desktop. 

Windows 10 version 1809

which is the latest version and QuickBooks Desktop 2020 is guaranteed to work correctly with this version of Windows 10. However, till now QuickBooks Desktop 2018-2019 is not certified fully. There are no current cases of any user for creating issues while using QuickBooks on this version of Windows 10. But it has been seen that Desktop 2017-2019 might create trouble for the users. 

Windows 10 version 1803

QuickBooks Desktop versions  2018-2020 are fully confirmed to work smoothly on Windows 10 version 1803. It does not show any error while utilizing it.

Windows 10 version 1709

QuickBooks Desktop versions 2018-2020 are fully supported to work easily on Windows 10 version 1709. Also, it does not create any bugs or errors while using it with QuickBooks Desktop. 

Windows 10 version 1507, 1511, 1607, 1703 or other versions 

In case you are utilizing the Home or Pro versions of Windows 10 versions 1507, 1511, 1607, and 1703, or other versions. You need to update these to the latest release version of Windows 10. These version does not support by QuickBooks Desktop so it must need to update first before utilizing.

Supported QuickBooks Versions that are Compatible with Windows 10

Here is the list of Supported QuickBooks Versions that are compatible with Windows 10. We will tell you in detail which version have QuickBooks Compatibility With Windows 10. 

QuickBooks Desktop 2016 Release 7 & later version 

QuickBooks Desktop 2016 Release 7 is a certified version of QuickBooks Desktop that works with Windows 10 version without any trouble. However, in case you are using a version of QuickBooks 2016 that is earlier than Release 7, then you must need to update your QuickBooks version. After updating to the latest release, it will work on your Windows 10. In short, if you want a trouble-free work on Windows 10 then you need to update QuickBooks Desktop to its latest release. But an update is not necessary in case of QuickBooks 2016 R7 or later versions.  Basically QuickBooks 2016 is an advanced version of QuickBooks 2015 and it supports various functionalities.

QuickBooks Desktop 2015 and 2016 (From Release 1 to 6)

While testing the new updated version of Windows 10 for the first time, Intuit did not find any error with the QuickBooks 2015 version. Microsoft disables .NET Framework 3.5 by default. However, to get the smooth experience and functioning of QuickBooks 2015 on Windows 10 you have to make sure that .NET Framework 3.5 is turned on. Let us see now how you can enable .NET Framework 3.5 by following simple steps below:

How to ensure .NET 3.5 is turned on for QuickBooks 2015?

  1. Press Windows+R shortcut on your keyboard to open the Run window on your desktop. 
  2. Type Control Panel here and select OK.
  3. Click on the option of Uninstall a Program then Turn Windows features on or off.
  4. Here you have to ensure that .NET Framework 3.5 must be enabled, as well as .NET Framework 4.5 which should be selected by default.
    • If the option is not checked, select it and then click on the OK button.
    • If the option already checked then click on the Cancel button.

QuickBooks Desktop 2014 and Earlier

It is declared after implementing some tests that QuickBooks 2014 and the earlier versions are not supported with windows 10. Even clients who are using QuickBooks 2014 have faced a lot of troubles and errors, one of which is QuickBooks Error 15271. Therefore it is mandatory to update your QuickBooks Desktop 2014 and Earlier versions to the latest QuickBooks Desktop version if you want an error-free workflow.

Winding Up!

We hope this article was really helpful for you to get the information about QuickBooks Compatibility With Windows 10. If you want further help regarding this topic, make sure you connect with us at QuickBooks Online Support Phone Number +1-888-909-2511. Our QuickBooks Online Support team provides the best possible solution related to QuickBooks and various other errors. Thus, do not hesitate to tell our accountant’s team and discuss your bugs or errors with them. Our team will be glad to help you with your query.


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