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How to Export Data from QuickBooks Desktop

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  • Get my data out of QuickBooks Desktop
  • Migrate from QuickBooks Desktop
  • Export from QuickBooks Desktop
  • QuickBooks Desktop migration
  • Get data from QuickBooks Desktop to Clio 


  • QuickBooks Desktop

Additional Information:

Please note that the success of any data migration depends primarily on the quality of the data set provided to us. Before attempting to migrate your information into Clio, you should ensure that your data is consistently formatted, well organized, sufficiently backed up, and stored securely. If you are not certain, it is recommended that you consult with your Clio representative before proceeding.


  1. Navigate to the top of Quickbooks Desktop screen to find tabs for Customer List, Vendor List and Financial data.
  2. Click on the customers tab or vendors tab you want to export.
  3. In the Center, click the Excel drop-down arrow 
  4. Select Export Customer List or Export Vendor List.
  5. In the Export window, choose whether to create a new worksheet, update an existing worksheet, or export to a comma separated values (.csv) file.
  6. Click the Export.

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What happens to the information that can't be brought to Clio in a data migration? See this article or contact us for information about the best practices for setting up your Clio account!

What data can I migrate from Quickbooks Desktop to Clio

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