QuickBooks desktop is one of the finest accounting tools that offer a cloud based subscription service. If you have decided to incorporate QuickBooks for carrying out the accounting and bookkeeping activities, then you need to download and install it on your system. For downloading and installing QuickBooks desktop, the user needs to get familiar with some basic steps that we have discussed in this blog post. In this blog post, we have discussed the methods to install the QuickBooks desktop.

However, for more details, the user can get in touch with our QuickBooks support team via our toll-free number i.e.  1-800-761-1787.

Steps to install QuickBooks Desktop

  • First of all, the user needs to close all the running programs in the background.
  • And then, move to the QuickBooks desktop download option for the regional version.
  • After that the user needs to select the Yes to all tabs.
  • Followed by hitting next.
  • The next step in this process is to click on the checkbox beside Agree to license agreement dialogue and then hit the next tab.
  • Moving ahead, the user needs to type in the license and product number and then click on Next.

Product key and License number Product Information - Screenshot

  • The user is then required to select the QuickBooks installation type on the system. Either opt for express or custom & network options.
  • Select any of the right option, out of the three displayed on the screen.
  • After that, the user needs to select a new location for the installation or select the next tab, to install the default directory. The next step is to select the install tab and open QuickBooks.

Express Install in QuickBooks - Screenshot

  • To end the process, the user needs to Activate QuickBooks.


Installing QuickBooks will help the user in effectively managing the QuickBooks desktop software. However, if the user faces difficulty in downloading and installing the QuickBooks software, even after following the above stated steps, then do not think much in getting in touch with our QuickBooks support team.

You can ring up at our toll-free number i.e. 1-800-761-1787, and discuss the issue with our team of experts and certified professionals. Our experts will download and install, as well as set up the QuickBooks accounting software for you within no time.