The QuickBooks Home page automatically appears on your desktop when you open your company file. If you'd rather not see the Home page, you can turn it off.
To do this task
Open the desktop view preferences.
Choose Edit > Preferences.
In the Preferences window, click Desktop View in the list on the left.
Click the My Preferences tab.
In the Desktop section of the window, click to clear the Show Home page when opening a company file checkbox.
Note: To show the Home page, select the checkbox.
You can still view and use the Home page by clicking the Home button on the toolbar.
Use the Home page