How can I transfer Quicken software from one PC to another PC?

My old PC died and I have a new one.  Can I transfer Quicken to my new laptop?  The version of Quicken that I am using is several years old.


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Do you still have the cd?  What version is it?  Windows or Mac?

Moving Quicken Data Files Between Computers


You will need the original software CD or the downloaded program file. If you don't have the download, you should be able to go back to where you got it and redownload it. If you have lost the CD, you are out of luck, they won't give you another.

Once you have the above, just install it on the new computer making sure that your anti-virus and firewall software are disabled for the install and then go online and get the latest release for your version of Quicken at:

Once installed, do a backup of the data on the old computer and then a restore on the new computer. Use a flash drive or thumbdrive or burn it to a cd or dvd.  Which is a good thing to do anyway for backup.

The EULA says it can be installed on up to three computers in the same household.
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