IIF(.iif) File stands for Intuit Interchange format. Intuit Interchange Format (.IIF) files are multi-platform text files that are used to manage QuickBooks desktop data. It allows users to exchange data, no matter what platform you are using.

What is an IIF file?

iif file in quickbooks desktop

IIF files are in ASCII and TSV format that allows QuickBooks to export & import transactions or lists. By these files, QuickBooks desktop users can easily transfer data to other QuickBooks users in spite of the platform being used. So now it’s easier and faster to input information into QuickBooks desktop. You just have to import iif file into QuickBooks.

IIF Files Advantages – Export/Import in QuickBooks Desktop

There are a number of tasks you can do with .iif file in QuickBooks desktop-like:-

Install & Download IIF Import Kit for QuickBooks Desktop

iif file

IIF Import kit in QuickBooks is used as a training & guidance manual that allows users to create & work with iif files. Below are the components present in the IIF import kit:-

  1. IIF Example Files:- It contains .iif transaction examples for users.
  2. IIF Import Manual:-  It contains a .pdf file that acknowledges users about errors & best practices
  3. IIF Header Files:- It contains column headings that are used to import list data

Download Link:- https://support.quickbooks.intuit.com/support/pages/executable/iif/iif_import_kit.zip

Intuit does not provide dedicated support for iif files. You can avail support from 24/7 QuickBooks experts on +1888-727-4587

Lists you can import using IIF files in QuickBooks

Import IIF file into QuickBooks desktop

Below are the updated steps to import IIF files in QuickBooks desktop:-

Import iif file into QuickBooks

Export IIF file into QuickBooks Desktop

How to create an iif file in QuickBooks

You can create iif file in QuickBooks by:

Log in to QuickBooks desktop > Go to File > Utilities > Import > Choose from the list the type of file you want to import & click ok.

How to Edit an IIF File

create or edit an iif file

To edit an iif file, MS Excel is required:-

IIF file Support by 24/7 QuickBooks experts

Need help for creating, importing, exporting & other tasks by iif file in QuickBooks. Get support for iif file by QuickBooks technical support experts on toll-free helpline +1888-727-4587.

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