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Any way I can convert to qdb/qdt/qdf?

Im a dirt poor college student who bought a copy of Quicken basic 2001 off amazon.com for ~$4 because i need my money to pay for groceries and rent.  I downloaded the backup files from my chase.com account, and now i just need to import that info into one of those formats so i dont have to fill it all in manually.  So, is there any way I could convert CSV, IIF,or QIF to QDB, QDT, or QDF? Thanks, Scoots
    "Im a dirt poor college student who bought a copy of> Quicken basic 2001 off amazon.com for ~$4 because i> need my money to pay for groceries and rent.  I> downloaded the backup files from my chase.com> account, and now i just need to import that info into> one of those formats so i dont have to fill it all in> manually.  So, is there any way I could convert CSV,> IIF,or QIF to QDB, QDT, or QDF?"

    Create a "New" Quicken file.  In that Quicken file, create a "new" Quicken account (of the appropriate type) for Chase.  Then you can import qif files with your Chase data into the Quicken Chase account. With the Quicken Chase account "open", click File > Import > Qif file and key in, or browse to, the qif file on your hard drive.

    --John Pollard
      I am having somewhat of the opposite problem.  I cannot import a QDF file to another QDF file (though I did attempt to follow the instructions outlined by another forum contributor)  When I go to do this the only option is QIF file import.How do I get around this?  or convert my QDF to QIF?I really have no idea how to use Quicken...my boss just asked that I enter the bank account information and another employee entered the expenses information on a seperate computer (in hind sight it would have been easier to just assign this task to one person and computer but since that is not the case I have to figure out how to make this work), as the intern hired to handle this never started the project.  Then somehow it landed in my lap to combine the two files and I cannot figure out how to do it.  Any information you have would be greatly appreciated.I have been searching the forum but have yet to find anything addressing this particular issue.  I had pretty much given up and was planning to call a 800 number but couldn't locate that on the website either.Thanks so much!
        "I am having somewhat of the opposite problem.  I> cannot import a QDF file to another QDF file (though> I did attempt to follow the instructions outlined by> another forum contributor)  You can not import one Quicken data file (qdf file) into another.> When I go to do this the> only option is QIF file import.> > How do I get around this?  or convert my QDF to QIF?"

        You can't "convert" a qdf file to a qif file. You can "export" *data* from a qdf file to a qif file ... then you can "import" that qif file data into a different qdf file.> I really have no idea how to use Quicken...my boss> just asked that I enter the bank account information> and another employee entered the expenses information> on a seperate computer (in hind sight it would have> been easier to just assign this task to one person> and computer but since that is not the case I have to> figure out how to make this work), as the intern> hired to handle this never started the project.  > > Then somehow it landed in my lap to combine the two> files and I cannot figure out how to do it.  Any> information you have would be greatly appreciated.> > I have been searching the forum but have yet to find> anything addressing this particular issue.  I had> pretty much given up and was planning to call a 800> number but couldn't locate that on the website> either.You certainly wouldn't find any info here on importing qdf files.  But there is a wealth of information on importing qif files.It sounds like you need to decide which Quicken data will be the complete data.  The person with the "other" data can "export" their transactions to a qif file, which can then be imported to the file that is to contain the complete data.But it can be considerable more complicated than that.  For example_ both Quicken (qdf) files should be using the same named categories.  Also if there are multiple Quicken accounts involved, both files should be using the same named Quicken accounts, and the export/import process may be more cumbersome.Another consideration is that Q2005 restricts the import of qif files_ generally you can not import them directly into checking, savings, or investment accounts.  One way around this restriction is to import checking (or savings) account transactions into a dummy cash account, select all the transactions in that dummy cash account and cut/paste them into the desired checking account.  (That workaround does not exist for investment accounts.)You might benefit from reading the post on "merging quicken files" in the "Other Topics" forum here.  (Remembering that the contents of that post were created before Q2005 was released, which was the first Quicken version to place restrictions on importing qif files.  You can still accomplish everything in the "merging quicken files" post ... it's just more difficult in Q2005 and later versions.)

        --John Pollard
          Help.  We recently got a new computer. My wife had backed up Quicken to our MyBook.  The file that we need to retreive is in QDF.  When I go to open file in Quicken it seeks only QDB or QDF files. How can I get it to open the QDF file? Restore does not do it.
            My credit union only exports date in .csv, .qif, ofx.  So i'm needing to download data regularly.  Any suggestion besides leaving the credit union.
              Quote:" Any way I can convert to qdb/qdt/qdf?: My credit union only exports date in .csv, .qif, ofx.  So i'm..."MS Money downloads .ofx files._ Or continue to use Quicken and leave your credit union, as you alluded to._
                Quote:" Any way I can convert to qdb/qdt/qdf?: MS Money downloads .ofx files._ Or continue to use Quicken and leave your..."I understand .ofx is money, the have the old quicken, and excel.  I've used quicken for years and would like to continue.  So I'm hoping find a solution.thanks any way
                  Quote:" Any way I can convert to qdb/qdt/qdf?: I understand .ofx is money, the have the old quicken, and excel. ..."You can import qif files into Quicken._ It's not as convenient as it used to be, but it can be done.Have you searched here for instructions?