Update Intuit Data Protect

Learn to Update Intuit Data Protect Easily

Intuit Data Protect is an add-on feature with QuickBooks desktop. It allows QuickBooks users to backup their files on PC and stores it online at a safer & secure location. In this article, we will learn how to update Intuit Data Protect in QuickBooks desktop.

Before you Update Intuit Data Protect

  • Create an Intuit Data Protect account
  • Sign up for the monthly or annual plan
  • Setup Intuit Data Protect on your system

How to Setup Intuit Intuit Data Protect –

  • Launch QuickBooks Desktop
  • Go to file on the menu
  • Click on Backup Company

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  • Then Choose Setup/Activate Online Backup
  • Sign in to your Intuit Data Protect account

Sign in Intuit Data Protect update

  • Data Protect will automatically get installed after sign in
  • Click on continue
  • Select the company files you want to backup

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  • You can also locate another company file for backup by clicking on find other company files
  • You can also backup local attached documents by checking the option
  • Select any local files you would want to backup online
  • Now choose your backup time to schedule backup, click on continue
  • Enter your email address for notifications & click on continue to finish the setup

How to Update Intuit Data Protect

Now, to run the application smoother a regular interval of updates is patched. Which includes improvements & fixed in the application. After setting up Intuit Data protect it would be necessary to know how to update Intuit Data protect in QuickBooks.

To update the application successfully. It is required to download & install the update. Here is an easy guide to update Intuit Data protect:-

Download Latest Update for Intuit Data Protect from QuickBooks Updates

  • Go to Help on the top menu
  • Click on Update QuickBooks
  • In Update QuickBooks Window
  • Tap on the Update now tab

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  • Checkmark Data protect under updates options
  • Click on Get updates

Install Intuit Data Protect Update

Now to install the update. Perform these steps:-

Go the arrow icon in the right bottom corner

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  • Click on the arrow icon

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  • Right-click on the Intuit Data Protect icon
  • Click on About Intuit Data Protect

Install Update Intuit Data Protect

  • In the about Intuit Data Protect window click on update
  • It will take few seconds to install the update

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  • After the install, you will see a window saying Your Intuit Data Protect software is up to date

Get Help By Experts to Update Intuit Data Protect

To know more about Intuit Data Protect get help from QuickBooks 24/7 support experts. The experts will guide you thoroughly with all the features you get in Intuit Data Protect. Call +1888-300-6790.