QuickBooks 2018 has finally arrived! The release of the new QuickBooks for Windows desktop is found to include many new and fresh features along with developments and enhancements of the existing features.
The new QuickBooks brings quite an amount of small improvements that are bound to make your life easier. Users will be excited to know that the character of the QuickBooks Enterprise inventory will be present. This blog will provide the main variations and changes that you will find in the new QuickBooks 2018, along with user reviews.
Multiple Monitor Support
Intuit has added extra features, which makes multiple monitor support much more manageable. Three monitors make the work simpler and faster. The reviews received on this feature showed that some people were interested in this change, and some were disappointed with the implementation. People have also reported that their productivity and efficiency has dramatically improved.
We also found that employees ranked the #1 request for multiple monitors from QuickBooks customers.
Search in the Chart of Accounts
Those people that need to work with a lot of accounts will find this feature extremely useful. Although this is an old feature that was used, it has proved to be helpful for many.
Cash/Accrual Toggle on Reports
Another improvement that is worthy of being noted is the easiness in switching your financial report’s basis. Those that need to use Cash and Accrual more often will find the flip extremely useful and helpful. Those who work their reports on a cash basis and then measure it against the accrual basis reports will find that QuickBooks 2018 is a life changer. Reviews showed that before the new QuickBooks’ release, it wasn’t hard work to switch from an accrual report to a cash report, but it sure was annoying.
Past Due Stamp
If one of your jobs is to resend duplicates of past-due invoices to your clients and customers, this QuickBooks 2018 feature will help you find clients who are due in their payments. No one wants to land themselves in a situation where they are not timely paid or not paid. The invoices mentioned “PAST DUE” in red, had to be sent out in the hopes that it would help in speeding up the payments. With the help of QuickBooks 2018, automatically “past due” overdue invoices are added for printing or emailing.
Brand New Keyboard Shortcuts
The new QuickBooks 2018 introduces brand new keyboard shortcuts useful in copying and pasting the lines into transactions.
Inventory Report Enhancements
In the previous QuickBooks, you would often be bothered by the fact that you could not modify the inventory reports by change filters or adding columns. Finally, the new QuickBooks 2018 has addressed this issue and now allows these modifications.
Enhanced Order Fulfillment with Mobile Barcode Scanning
The new QuickBooks 2018 will help modernize and update the workflow by fulfilling open sales orders through “picking” inventory items. The central part required is the skill and capability to deal with remote devices. One of these devices is a barcode scanner. Now, you don’t have to worry about being fastened directly to a laptop or desktop when you scan the items.
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