In our 3 minute QuickBooks video blog below we will show you:
- how to customize the QuickBooks icon bar
- some suggestions for your QuickBooks icon bar
- why you should customize your icon bar
How to Customize your QuickBooks Icon Bar
The process of customizing your QuickBooks icon bar is actually quite simple. As demonstrated in our video you simply right click on the icon bar and click customize icon bar. You can then delete and add items as needed.
Our suggestions for customization
Backup Data - you should regularly backup your QuickBooks file
Calculator - it's always nice to have one handy
Chart of Accounts - your chart of accounts at your fingertips will prove invaluable
Enter Bills - quick shortcut to lower that stack of bills and get them off of your desk
Write Checks - makes cutting checks a breeze
Find Transactions - one of the most valuable functions to add to your icon bar
Why to customize your icon bar?
The main reason to customize your QuickBooks icon bar is efficiency. As you start using the program with more frequency you will realize which functions you are using most often. It will help to add some of these functions (if you can) to your icon bar to increase your efficiency with using the program. It's all about efficiency baby!
Did this video help you? What QuickBooks icon shortcuts do you find most useful?