Speed Up Your Access to QuickBooks Online Report




As you know about QuickBooks Accounting Software, it’s best accounting software available for small and medium-sized business. Like other available cloud-based accounting systems, QuickBooks Online allows you to export reports that you can view on screen to Microsoft Excel.

There is too many accounting software releasing day by day but QuickBooks online launched a new edition which more effective and sufficient and more easy to access on Microsoft Excel. it has all records to your documents and more important work separated. And also it is more secure and easy to access.

This Process of export your reports from QuickBooks Online is complete by the only couple of mouse clicks, but from other Accounting software, you may need to perform several more actions to see your report in Excel. In this article I’ll show you the quick and easy path so that you can work more efficiently, speeding up access to QuickBooks Online reports.

We checked exporting from QuickBooks online to excel using following search engine:

  • Google Chrome
  • Firefox for window
  • Internet Explorer
  • Safari for Mac

We also Checked the free QuickBooks Online app for Windows (also available for Mac), which I thought offer an export experience like QuickBooks Desktop, But I was wrong.

If your mm.dr(much more didn’t read) say that person if your work is done in a second that chrome and Mozilla invent more effective features. it takes least time to yours QuickBooks accounting desktop make easy your work.

Explore the improvements

  • Change common options at the top of the page. When you are done, hide options to make more room for the report.
  • Change other report options Clicking customise. This includes the report period, accounting method format,filters,and header customisation.
  • Quickly expand collapse sub-items on the report.
  • Add notes to make your report more meaningful. For example, you can add additional commentary about business performance to a profit & Loss report.
  • Print, email or save report as PDF. when you email or schedule a report, it is automatically attached as a PDF. you can rename the PDF before sending it. PDFs are helpful for viewing and sharing really wide reports.
  • New reports. From the reports main page, click all reports, and then click a section like Business overview.

Exporting reports from QuickBooks Online to Microsoft Excel, Here you can Check the normal workflow with most browsers

  • First, Log in to your QuickBooks Company File
  • Now Drag your mouse to the report panel
  • Select a report, such as profit and loss
  • Now click the Export button that appears at the top right-hand corner of the report.
  • Then Choose an export report to excel

The next steps differ and depending on your browser:

Chrome, Firefox, Edge: Now  Click the file name to open the report in Excel that appears at the bottom of the browser window.

Safari: You’ll see a quick Pop-up come on the screen when the file moves into your Downloads folder, if that folder is Show at the bottom of your screen, you can click on the downloads icon, and then click your report icon. Remember not to click on the file name because that will dismisses the downloads menu.

Now, After applying the given steps, your report will be open in Microsoft Excel. Now let’s revisit and see how Chrome and Firefox can open files automatically for you.

  • Take the arrow on the file name in downloads and click on it.
  • Choose Always Open Files of this Type.

After this one-time process, Your report will automatically open in Microsoft Excel in both browser Chrome and Firefox. If you also want to turn off Protected View then you’ll have an easy path between QuickBooks Online and Excel.

Unfortunately, this feature is not available in Edge or Safari browsers. You’ll have to open reports manually if you use the QuickBooks Online app. The app will prompt you to choose a name for your report, but you’ll have to manually open the report in Excel by navigating to the folder.

Retrieve your Lost QuickBooks Online Reports

Well here is the thing, you choose to open your reports, you can still face the problem that your reports suddenly vanish. Once you click on the file name the downloads bar typically vanishes. It’s Depending on your browser there may be two different ways to retrieve lost files:

  • You can see the list of recent downloads within your browser; or
  • You can navigate to your Downloads folder from within Excel’s Open dialog box.

To view recent downloads within your browser:

  • For Chrome: Press Ctrl-J or select Downloads from the menu hidden beneath the 3-dot button in the upper right-hand corner of Chrome.

Changing Default File Locations

Most of all browsers Save you export report automatically that you export from QuickBooks Online into your Downloads folder. But after some time this folder can Vanish or the reports that you saved also can vanish, or worse, a situation. You download reports again But you can’t find them.  Here I cannot  describe this for every browser, but the steps in Chrome will give you a running start in other browsers:

  • In Chrome, click the 3-dot button to display the menu.
  • Choose Settings.
  • Expand the Advanced section.
  • Toggle the “Ask Where to Save Each File Before Downloading” setting on.

Now, a dialog box will appear before the file opens in Excel that will be letting you specify the location of your choice for each report. This is a setting that you can toggle back off if you decide it’s more trouble than it’s worth. Now when you export the report from QuickBooks app, As noted previously, a similar dialog box appears automatically.

Unraveling Automatic Downloads

Let’s say that you change your mind and no longer wish to have reports open automatically in Excel. Follow the instruction given below:

  • Click the 3-dot button at the top right-hand corner of Chrome.
  • Choose Settings.
  • Scroll to the bottom of Settings.
  • Click Advanced.
  • Click the Clear button in the Downloads

I hope this will help you. If you are not satisfied yet, talk to an expert at toll-free QuickBooks help number +1-855-441-4417. They will provide you a quality and instant solution for your queries.

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