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How to Set Up a Basic Payroll in QuickBooks 2010

To set up do-it-yourself payroll in QuickBooks 2010, you step through a Web-based interview. With QuickBooks' Basic Payroll option, you do the work. You need to understand federal and state payroll tax [more…]

How to Set Up a QuickBooks 2010 Payroll Item List

The Payroll Item List in QuickBooks 2010 identifies items that appear on employee payroll check stubs. QuickBooks offers both a Payroll Item guided EZ Set Up option and a Custom Set Up approach. [more…]

How to Create a Purchase Order in QuickBooks 2010

You can use QuickBooks to create a purchase order for your business. A purchase order tells a vendor that you want to purchase some item. In fact, a purchase order is a contract to purchase. [more…]

How to Record the Receipt of Items in QuickBooks 2010

When you receive items from a vendor, you can record the receipt in QuickBooks 2010. You typically record the receipt of an item before you receive a bill for the item. [more…]

How to Customize the QuickBooks 2010 Check Forms

QuickBooks 2010 allows you to create customized checks that you plan to print. Writing checks with QuickBooks doesn't mean you have to accept one of QuickBooks' Check Style templates. [more…]

How to Pay Employees through QuickBooks 2010

QuickBooks 2010 gives you the ability to pay your employees. After you go through the steps required to set up the QuickBooks payroll processing capability, paying employees is pretty easy. [more…]

How to Review QuickBooks 2010's Accountant & Taxes Reports

Use QuickBooks 2010's Accountant & Taxes menu to organize your account information in a variety of reports. The Accountant & Taxes menu appears when you choose Reports→Accountant & Taxes. Hidden on this [more…]

How to Transfer Money between Bank Accounts with QuickBooks 2010

QuickBooks 2010's Banking menu supplies a useful command for transferring money between bank accounts, named (unsurprisingly) Transfer Funds. This command opens a dialog box that allows you transfer money [more…]

QuickBooks 2008 Keyboard Shortcuts

Working your way around QuickBooks 2008 is easier with these quick keyboard shortcuts. This table shows you a variety of QuickBooks functions and their shortcut keystroke combinations: [more…]

How to Perform Common Tasks in QuickBooks 2008

This chart shows you the commands to perform common accounting and bookkeeping tasks in QuickBooks. 2008 When the commands window is displayed in QuickBooks, you just fill in the boxes and press Enter. [more…]

QuickBooks 2008 All-In-One For Dummies Cheat Sheet

QuickBooks 2008 lets you better handle your business’s accounting and bookkeeping needs. But first, you'll want to know how to perform some common functions in QuickBooks, and some keyboard shortcuts. [more…]

Create and Check Service Activities in Microsoft Dynamics CRM

Microsoft Dynamics CRM makes it easy to manage the timely services that build customer loyalty. Creating and checking service activity in Microsoft Dynamics CRM will help ensure your customers' happiness [more…]

E-Mail and Microsoft Dynamics CRM

Using Microsoft Dynamics CRM gives you the ability to use lots of Microsoft tools to help manage your customer relations. One of the most useful tools in the modern workplace is e-mail, so you need to [more…]

Completing an Activity in Microsoft Dynamics CRM

You make use of Microsoft Dynamics CRM to help manage your customer relations and your own workload, which includes projects that MS Dynamics CRM breaks down into Activities. To register the completion [more…]

Creating a New Account or Contact in Microsoft Dynamics CRM

The beauty and benefit of Microsoft Dynamics CRM is that it helps you manage your customers. Hopefully, you add a few new accounts and new customers in the course of doing business. To add new people to [more…]

How to Create a Quote in Microsoft Dynamics CRM

Microsoft Dynamics CRM can help you design a quote that gets you a new customer that Microsoft Dynamics CRM can help you manage. But, first, create the quote: [more…]

How to Search the Microsoft Dynamics CRM Knowledge Base

Microsoft Dynamics CRM has a handy feature called the Knowledge Base, which you can use to search your customer lists. To search the Knowledge Base, follow these steps: [more…]

How to View Announcements in Microsoft Dynamics CRM

Announcements is just one of the broad array of helpful customer-management tools you get with Microsoft Dynamics CRM. To view current announcements, follow these steps: [more…]

Microsoft Dynamics CRM 4 For Dummies Cheat Sheet

Microsoft Dynamics CRM 4 offers a broad range of tools to help you manage customers. From e-mail tools, to creating new accounts, to completing activities, and setting service schedules, Microsoft Dynamics [more…]

QuickBooks 2011 Keyboard Shortcuts

Use the QuickBooks 2011 keyboard shortcuts shown in the following table to make your day-to-day small business accounting easier and faster. You can save valuable time and energy with these handy key combinations [more…]

QuickBooks 2011 Calculation and Editing Tricks

QuickBooks 2011 makes it easy to calculate numbers. If the selection cursor is in an amount field in, you can use these symbol keys to make calculations: [more…]

Right-Click for Common QuickBooks 2011 Tasks

To perform a common QuickBooks 2011 task related to a window, right-click to display a shortcut menu. In a register, select and right-click a specific transaction; in a list, right-click an item; in a [more…]

QuickBooks 2011 User Interface Tricks

To aid in maximizing efficiency when you're using QuickBooks 2011, here are some tips and techniques that you can use to more quickly navigate the accounting and bookkeeping software: [more…]

QuickBooks 2011 For Dummies Cheat Sheet

QuickBooks 2011 makes small-business accounting fast and easy. But your day-to-day business bookkeeping will go even smoother if you employ a handful of QuickBooks keyboard shortcuts and data-entry, and [more…]

Adding the Key Performance Indicators Portlet to NetSuite

Netsuite portlets show key business metrics on the home dashboard and you can add portlets of many types. Key performance indicators (KPIs) are quantifiable, measurable metrics that tell companies how [more…]

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