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Turn On Advanced Inventory in QuickBooks Enterprise

Advanced Inventory tracks inventory stored at different sites or locations. For example, you might store inventory at different warehouses, in multiple trucks, in different areas within a warehouse, at consignment locations, or at outside manufacturers. To use this feature, you must first purchase Advanced Inventory or have a subscription that includes it. For more information, click here.
 

How to fix it

To Turn on Advanced Inventory:

  1. Choose Edit > Preferences.
  2. Choose Items & Inventory.
  3. Click the Company Preferences tab.
  4. Check the box for Make sure Inventory and Purchase Orders are Active.
  5. Select the Advanced Inventory is enabled checkbox. (This has been replaced with a button-bar in Enterprise Solutions 2013)


If the Advanced Inventory is Enabled option is grayed out even though you have purchased the feature, you will need to sync license data online so that QuickBooks recognizes it.
To do this:

  1. In QuickBooks, choose Help > Manage my License > Sync License Data Online.
  2. Choose Edit > Preferences > Items & Inventory.
  3. Click the Company Preferences tab.
  4. Check the Advanced Inventory box. (This has been replaced with a button-bar in Enterprise Solutions 2013)
  5. Close and re-open the QuickBooks program.

 

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