Widely known as Expense Controlling and Budgeting Management tool,Quicken,we can say, is one of the fantastic creation of ‘Intuit’.Preferred by small businessman the product is really very convenient and easy to use. Once you are familiar with its features,you would love to use this awesome product.Along with its fantabulous features,users sometimes face issues while using it. Well, don’t get panic when you see any tech glib because it’s very common. Today, if we have a problem then we have its solution too. Proadvisor247 executives are there to support you in an hour of crisis.
WHAT DO YOU MEAN BY QUICKEN CLOUD?
Friends, it is Quicken cloud that helps you to transmit your information b/w Quicken Mobile, Quicken Desktop, and Quicken on the Web.You must know once you create your Quicken ID, Quicken cloud a/c is automatically created. But we will suggest our users not to use it.Though this you can’t get any backup. Therefore, it’s clear that the software data can’t be recovered through Quicken Cloud.Except for the desktop and mobile Quicken products, the user can’t access Quicken Cloud from anywhere else. Guys, if you like to turn off Cloud sync from your One Step Update,then un-check the box i.e next to sync to Quicken Cloud appearing on One Step Update Settings screen.The best part is that it (Quicken Cloud) automatically downloads the latest transactions from user banks.You’ll always be able to see the latest transactions on your mobile or with Quicken on web. Thus you are allowed to view and edit transactions from anywhere.
Note: Remember that data in Quicken Cloud is not a backup because
actual data or data file still exists on your desktop. Thus to restore Quicken Desktop data,Quicken Cloud can’t be used.
KNOW WHAT HAPPENS AFTER AN USER SETUP MOBILE AND WEB SYNC IN THEIR QUICKEN FILE ?
After this, you will start syncing transactions to Quicken Cloud, and then you can sync from Quicken Cloud on the Web or to your mobile. A user can enjoy additional features like when they use Quicken Mobile or Quicken on Web Quicken Cloud will store modifications if any made to transactions.Be sure to sync your cloud data on Quicken Desktop (Windows or Mac) before introducing any changes on desktop software. Otherwise, the changes that you’ll make on web or mobile will be overwritten in your desktop data file.Also, note that the information is bi-directional that means it moves in both the directions b/w your Quicken Cloud and desktop, also from your Cloud a/c to Quicken desktop.After syncing, you will notice that everything will match: budget, transactions, balances, and results regardless of where you select to see your data.To sign in to Quicken Mobile and Quicken, make use of your Quicken ID. Quicken file associates with your Quicken ID. Thus, you are supposed to sign in using your software ID to sync your mobile phone to your Quicken file.
Now, Quicken Cloud data can be removed although at least one data file needs to be synced to the cloud.
VERSIONS AVAILABLE FOR QUICKEN:
For desktop users, there are many regular desktop versions,and for laptop users, a version called ‘Cloud Quicken Version’ is present.No need to download anything, simply access Quicken through a web platform.For this,move to Quicken’s official website and create an a/c there to access its web version.It’s great that for
mobile/ smartphone users, it offers a mobile version.
ERRORS WHILE SYNCING MOBILE AND DESKTOP VERSION:
It may however possible that the user keeps both desktops as well as mobile version. Both the version can be synced easily. To avoid any type of confusion syncing is a necessary one. Suppose, you made an update from your mobile phone, then you can also see that update on a desktop.In case, if both the versions are not synced then you need to update them individually.This sometimes results in error and confusion. Users prefer to sync the mobile and desktop version once they come to know about its benefits. But at the odd occasion,undesired situation (error) arises in front of them. To avoid all this, consider the following points:
- Generally, syncing errors takes place when user try to access desktop version and Quicken mobile using different usernames.So, for perfect syncing, please ensure that you use a similar username and login credentials for both the versions.
- Syncing error occurs due to Quicken’s internal server error. Don’t do anything in this situation.The issue would be resolved automatically.
- Internet failure can also be responsible for the error. So, in this situation,if your a/c is not updating, then this update will not be visible in synced devices.
For more help, make a call at Quicken Support (1-800-314-8024). It works through day and night.