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Change the location of the icon bar for different information

The Icon Bar can be either at the Top of the screen, on the Left or Hidden.  Depending on the location will depend on the information you see on the Home Page

Detailed instructions

To change the location of the icon bar:

  1. Click the View menu at the top of the page.
  2. Choose Top, Left, or Hidden

     

     

    • Top Icon Bar - This view displays Vendors, Customers, Employees, Account balances, Do More with QuickBooks, and Backup Status, which includes online backup, IDP.
      • You can also enable colored icons on this view
        1. From the Edit menu, go to Preferences.
        2. Choose Desktop View.
        3. Click My Preference tab.
        4. Check the box next to Switch to colored icons / light background on the Top Icon Bar
        5. Click OK to close the Preferences window.
           
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    • Left Icon Bar - This view displays Vendors, Customers, Employees, My Shortcuts, View Balances, Run Favorite Reports, Open Windows and Do More with QuickBooks.
      • You can click the right arrow to hide the left icon bar.
         
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    • Hide Icon Bar - removes the icon bar from the home page and displays Account Balances, Do More with QuickBooks, and Backup Status, which includes online backup, IDP.
       

KB ID# HOW19799
1/16/2017 11:13:13 AM
PPRDQSSWS404 9138 Pro 2017 0238f8