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Quicken Mac 2007 OS X Lion Compatible

Updated: 3/26/2014 | Article ID: GEN84015

What is the OS X Lion compatible version of Quicken Mac 2007?

It is a modified version of Quicken for Mac 2007 that will work on Apple's latest operating systems beginning with OS X 10.7 Lion.  Beinginng in 10.7, Apple removed the ability to use Rosetta, which was a way to run PowerPC software on INtel-based processor chips.

How do I switch to this version?

You'll be able to get started in a few easy steps. Simply purchase, download and install the OS X Lion compatible version of Quicken Mac 2007. Once installed, you can choose to either start a fresh set of records or migrate your financial data from Quicken for Mac or import your transactional data from Quicken Essentials.

Do I need to install Lion before I install this version?

The order of installation does not matter as long as you meet the minimum system requirements. You can install Lion Compatible Quicken Mac 2007 after you upgrade to OS X Lion, or install Lion Compatible Quicken Mac 2007 on Snow Leopard and then update your OS to Lion.

Can I import my Quicken for Mac 2005, 2006 or 2007 data?

There is no importing or converting involved. If you are migrating your data file from Quicken 2005, 2006 or 2007 for Mac that was installed on a Mac running OS X 10.6.8 Snow Leopard or earlier, you will be able to simply open your existing data file in the OS X Lion compatible version.

Can I import my Quicken Essentials for Mac data?

Yes. If you are currently running Quicken Essentials on OS X 10.7 Lion, and have previously converted from Quicken 2005, 2006 or 2007 for Mac, you will be able to migrate your Quicken Essentials transaction data to the OS X Lion version. You can bookmark or print these steps for help when you're ready.

Can I import my Quicken for Mac 2004 or prior data?

File conversion is not possible for Quicken 2004 for Mac and prior versions. File conversion is only possible for Quicken for Mac 2005, 2006, 2007, and transactional import for Quicken Essentials for Mac.

 
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