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QuickBooks 2010

QuickBooks 2007 Features End 5/31/10

Just a reminder for those of you still using QuickBooks Pro 2007, Premier (any flavor - Contractor, Accountant, Manufacturing, etc.) 2007, and Enterprise 7.0 - certain features (payroll, on-line banking, email) will no longer be available beginning on May 31, 2010.
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QuickBooks 2010 – Rapid List Entry (Add/Edit Multiple List Entries)

The Add/Edit Multiple List Entries is another new feature in QuickBooks 2010; where you can work with Customers, Jobs, Vendors, Service Items, Inventory Parts or Non-Inventory Parts. I can see this as being a very useful feature, and so far my favorite new feature in 2010. New QuickBooks users will be able to quickly add these list entries (speeding up setup time) and existing users can also benefit when they need to update say their item list with new pricing, change preferred vendors, change Expense or Income Accounts.
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QuickBooks 2010 – New “App Center”

Intuit Workplace App Center is where you can buy or try for free, 3rd party software that lives on the web rather than on your computer. Otherwise known as "hosted" or SaaS (Software as a Service) programs that you don't own, but rather pay a monthly fee to use this software and all the data is stored on servers owned by Intuit. for those of you who like to own your own software and have that data live on your computers, the Intuit Marketplace still exists with hundreds of beefy applications that really extend the power of QuickBooks - visit to see a complete listing of 3rd party programs that perform a wide range of functions that you cannot obtain directly from within QuickBooks.
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What’s New In QuickBooks 2010?

Below is a partial list of the new features & functionality that we've found in QuickBooks 2010 and we will be releasing our "What's New In QuickBooks 2010" on October 5, 2009; watch for announcements here and on the "Home Page" of our Technical Support Area - - on our main website
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Windows 7 ROCKS

Certified Payroll Solution (CPS), Construction Application for Payment Solution (CAPS), Crew/Overtime Entry Solution (COES) and Wage Manager Solution (WMS) by Sunburst Software Solutions, Inc. is compatible with QuickBooks 2010 and Windows 7.
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Nancy’s “Big” Adventure – or Upgrading to Windows 7 Ultimate Final Release

We received the "Final Release" version of Windows 7. Frankly this is amazing - we actually have a final release of "something" a full month before it will start hitting the computers of our customers. Kudo's to Microsoft for LONG beta testing periods and a "real" early access program! Roughly 10 plus days ago, Intuit released purchasing availability to it's ProAdvisors.
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Nancy Smyth, Sunburst Software Solutions, Inc.
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I've been using and supporting QuickBooks products since the early 1990's. I've worked with thousands of contractors, assisting them with QuickBooks setup, Certified Payroll Reporting requirements, AIA Billing and Weighted-Average Overtime.

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