Changing Password In QuickBooks Desktop

QuickBooks has proved its worth all over the world by providing great solution for business requirements irrespective of size or type of the business. QuickBooks is a very reliable accounting program because it keeps your business and financial data in best possible way. You can easily save your important data in QuickBooks such as credit card details, EINs and SSNs etc. Although QuickBooks keeps your data safe and secure but it is highly recommended by the Intuit that you should keep changing your QB account password on a regular basis for security purposes. Changing password on regular intervals will prevent your account from being hacked. According to Intuit, a user should change the password after every 90 days to avoid your account from hackers/malware to affect your account. You can also contact the QuickBooks Enterprise Support team to get instant support.

If someone has tried to access your account suspiciously or you want to change the password of your account for safety purpose, you need to go through this article and follow each and every guideline properly. The steps mentioned in this article are recommended by Intuit itself to safely change the password without any damage in your account.

Steps To Change QB Account Password

If you remember the existing password and still you are changing the password then follow the below mentioned steps:

  • Access the company file
  • Head to the Setup Username and Password section and then select Change Your Password
  • Here, you will need to enter the current password.
  • Enter the new password that you want.

Note: The password must contain 7 characters. Use alphanumeric password and also include some special characters like @, $, %, *, # etc. This will make your password much more stronger.

  • Enter the new password again to confirm and then click on Confirm
  • Click on OK
  • Log in to your password using the username and new password.

Why Changing Password Is Important?

  • It keeps your important data secure.
  • It prevents your account from hackers and malware attacks.

Support For QB Password Recovery

When you change the password, you need to make sure that you properly remember the new password so that you don’t face any kind of issue while login into your account. In case if you’ve lost your password or you are not able to get the mail for changing the password then you need to get in touch with the experts. You can get in touch with our QuickBooks Technical Support team to speak to our QuickBooks ProAdvisors directly. They will help you in recovering your password easily. Just call them at their toll free support number +1888-567-1159.