1. Joined : Aug 2015
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       21 Aug 2015 #1

    Migrate Quicken 2009 to Win10


    I was able to load Quicken 2009 on my Win10 sys and it seems to work but I can't migrate the data from my XP sys to my Win10 sys. I do a backup on the XP sys and try to restore it on the Win10 sys but it says the file is invalid. Anybody been successful with this or have any suggestion? Thanks
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  2. Joined : Jul 2015
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       21 Aug 2015 #2

    Are you backing up Quicken and restoring or copying your .qdf file over. Can't help with 2009 but Quicken 2014 worked fine for me by just copying my data file over.
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  3. Joined : Aug 2015
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       21 Aug 2015 #3

    What are the files that have to be moved? Is it only a (one?) database file? Or is there more to do?
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  4. Joined : Aug 2015
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       21 Aug 2015 #4

    cyberSAR said: View Post
    Are you backing up Quicken and restoring or copying your .qdf file over. Can't help with 2009 but Quicken 2014 worked fine for me by just copying my data file over.
    I tried using Quicken Backup and then Restore on the Win10 sys. I'll try just copying the .qdf file.
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  5. Joined : Aug 2015
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       21 Aug 2015 #5

    Joergi said: View Post
    What are the files that have to be moved? Is it only a (one?) database file? Or is there more to do?
    I just have one database file and am just trying to migrate that one file.
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  6. Joined : Aug 2015
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       21 Aug 2015 #6

    I was using a different version of Quicken on the Win10 sys, loaded the correct version and all is well now. Thanks for your help.
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  7. Joined : Aug 2015
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       21 Aug 2015 #7

    rshaw1655 said: View Post
    I was using a different version of Quicken on the Win10 sys, ...
    Yeah...that could also have caused the trouble.

    Glad to hear that it's working!
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