Some QuickBooks 2005 User Interface Tricks - dummies

Some QuickBooks 2005 User Interface Tricks

Part of QuickBooks 2005 For Dummies Cheat Sheet

Quickbooks 2005 is easy to use. To save time and make your accounting easier, use this list of handy user interface tricks when navigating your way through QuickBooks 2005:

  • To get help, click the How Do I? button in the upper-right corner of the dialog box and choose a topic from the drop-down menu.

  • To move quickly to a specific list box entry, press the letter.

  • To select a list box entry and choose a dialog box’s suggested command button, double-click the entry.

  • To move the insertion point to the beginning of a field, press Home.

  • To move the insertion point to the end of a field, press End.

  • QuickBooks locks the active window into place and then displays a list of windows in its Navigator pane, which is like another little window. To move to a listed window, just click it.

  • To remove the Navigator, choose View→Open Window List. (You can move the other locked pane which lists windows, called the Shortcuts list, by choosing Lists→Shortcut List.)

  • To tell QuickBooks to use windows like every other program does, choose View→Multiple Windows