How to Back Up in QuickBooks

Backing up your work is very important! Especially if you are trying something new. Below are step by step directions on how to back up in QuickBooks

Insert flash drive and confirm what the drive is (I am using Desktop in this example)
Select File>Backup company>create copy>create local backup
Follow these steps...screenshots below explain what to do next:
Select Finish- process will take a while.. do not remove flash drive until you see a message that says your backup is complete.

When you see this message, click OK before you eject the flash drive or the backup will not properly close.
When finished, insert the flash drive and verify that you have the file on there.
Make 2 backups!

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