QuickBooks 2016 – Going out of service after 31st May 2016
31st May 2019 is the last day of the services for all the editions and versions of QuickBooks 2016 and launched before it. This may impact you very badly if you are using QuickBooks 2016 or any version launched before it. Intuit won’t any such version after this date. No feature will your business.
How your QuickBooks version will be affected?
If you use any of the QuickBooks 2016 edition or version we are mentioning below, all the basic features of the software will continue to work there are some of the functions that will be lost from 31st May onwards. However, if you upgrade your software to the latest available version (QuickBooks 2019) all your features will continue to work.
Calendar Year 2019 Discontinuation Policy (QuickBooks Desktop 2016 Products)
In the event that you are utilizing any of these and need to keep utilizing our extra administrations, move up to the most recent adaptation of QuickBooks Desktop at the earliest opportunity.
These are versions to be affected after the due date:
- QuickBooks Pro
- QuickBooks Mac
- QuickBooks Premier (Contractor, General Business, Wholesale & Manufacturing, Professional Services, Nonprofit and Retail)
- QuickBooks POS (Point of Sale)
- QuickBooks Enterprise
- QuickBooks Accountant
Key point to remember: QuickBooks Enterprise comes with a full-service plan. Hence, you will continue to get complete until the plan expires. Just to make sure that no functionality gets interrupted, you need to install QuickBooks Enterprise latest version on or before May 31.
These are the add-on features that will be discontinued from the effective date.
- QuickBooks Payroll Services (Basic, Assisted, Enhanced, Standard, View My Paycheck and WC Payment Service)
- Online backup and banking
- Accountant’s Copy File Transfer (ACFT) service
- Intuit Payment Network
- Credit Card Processing (including automatic credit card billing and terminal download)
- Check to process
- Critical security updates
- Intuit Payment Network
- Multi-currency/Exchange Rate
- Bill Pay
If you still want to continue with QuickBooks 2016, the above-mentioned features become invalid. However, there are many reasons to upgrade your software. For example, to keep pace with your ever-growing business, you need the latest version of the software which is equipped with all new features. So, it is the best time to upgrade to your QuickBooks Pro, Premier, Enterprise 2019. Try to get in touch with our technical team to get help in updating or upgrading your QuickBooks. If you are trying to do it on your own, you may face multiple issues. Make sure that you connect with us instantly. Via our Toll-Free Number +1-800-816-6849 or connect with us via our Official Email Address [email protected]. We have an advanced technical team to provide you with all the necessary details regarding the upgrade, update or any data corruption issue.
Frequently Asked Questions
Ques: When is QuickBooks 2016 going to be discontinued?
Ans: 31st May 2019 is the day after which access and will be discontinued for all the versions and editions of QuickBooks 2016 Premier, Pro and Accountant.
Ques: Why is Intuit discontinuing QuickBooks 2016?
Ans: Intuit, every year, gives updates/upgrades of financial software and tools which are fairly advanced and easy to use than its previous versions. QuickBooks maintains a balance also. Along with the latest available version, QB provides for two previous versions also.
Ques: How can I know which version I am using?
Ans: Open your QuickBooks and then press F2 option from your keyboard and the pop-out will appear in the top-left side of the window.
Ques: What are the new features of QuickBooks 2019?
Ans: You can contact our technical team via our Toll-Free Number +1-800-816-6849 and our team will guide which version/edition is the best featured as per your requirement.
Ques: Will my QuickBooks 2016 version continue to work?
Ans: Nothing will happen to your QuickBooks 2016 version and you can work. The only thing that will affect you is the and add-on tools that won’t be available to you to proceed further. Yes! You can continue to work with QuickBooks 2016.