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Change the server installation of Point of Sale to a client installation or vice versa

There may be circumstances where a Server workstation needs to become a Client workstation or a Client workstation needs to become a Server workstation. Point of Sale will allow a workstation installation change, when necessary.

Detailed Instructions

Please perform the following before changing workstations:

It is also recommended to make sure Windows is updated before performing any changes.

  1. Uninstall and reinstall QuickBooks Point of Sale for Desktop. When reinstalling, choose a server or client installation.

  2. After the new server has been installed, bring the removable media to the new workstation and restore the backup.
  3. After changing the workstations, ensure the computers are connected and are able to communicate. If not, follow the article to resolve connectivity issues.
KB ID# HOW12660
3/30/2017 1:29:44 PM
QYPPRDQBKSWS09 9138 Pro 2017 69127b