Learn how to unlock your edition of Quicken and, if necessary, reinstall Quicken if you've purchased an unlock. (Applicable only to Quicken 2011.)
Are you interested in adding additional features to Quicken 2012, 2013, or 2014? Go here.
Important: The Unlock feature is not available for unsupported versions of Quicken, nor can support generate new or lost unlock codes for unsupported versions of Quicken. Unsupported versions of Quicken include Quicken 2010 for Windows and older.
When you unlock your Quicken program, you are purchasing a higher tiered version with more features without paying the full price for a separate version.
If you've unlocked your version of Quicken and need to reinstall or install onto another computer, you'll need to install the original version of Quicken you purchased first before unlocking again.
Did you purchase a digital (not physical) copy of Quicken from Quicken.com?
Did you purchase a Quicken CD from us or a retailer?
Use your original disk to install Quicken. Once it's installed, we can unlock it again (instructions on how to do this are below).
I can't find my disk or no longer have it.
You can order a replacement disk here.
If you purchased an unlock to unlock additional features in Quicken to a higher tier (for example, Quicken Deluxe 2011 to Quicken Premier 2011), you can unlock Quicken again without being charged.
Important: Do not lose your unlock code! We are unable to generate new unlock codes for unsupported versions of Quicken. This includes Quicken 2010 for Windows and all prior versions.
We are unable to generate new unlock codes for unsupported versions of Quicken. This includes Quicken 2010 for Windows and all prior versions.
Your Unlock Code was originally emailed to you. If you no longer have access to that email, and need to unlock Quicken 2011, contact Quicken Support for a replacement. Again, we cannot generate new or obtain old unlock codes for unsupported versions of Quicken.
If you purchased an unlock code to unlock Quicken to a higher tier (for example, Quicken Deluxe 2011 to Quicken Premier 2011), you can unlock Quicken again without being charged.
If you're reinstalling Quicken on the same computer
If your reinstalling Quicken on a new computer
With the release of Quicken 2012, Unlock was redesigned to give you specific features based on which version of Quicken you're using. If you have Quicken 2012 or newer go here for help adding additional features to your copy of Quicken.