This suggestion comes from Mike Block, CPA. The suggestion seems simple, but from talking with BillQuick customers, it is an often overlooked method for speeding up QuickBooks.
One of the fastest and easiest way to speed up QuickBooks for free is the. . .
View, Open Windows menu. It lets you instantly switch between windows. More important for speed, it helps you keep from having extra windows open at once. Extra open windows are one of the best ways to slow down QuickBooks. It can make you think you are outgrowing QuickBooks.
To keep from having too many windows open, get in the habit of pressing ESC when you’re done with a window.
Mike Block is a blogger, trainer, author of multiple ebooks and reports, and overall, a promoter and defender of all things QuickBooks. By his own admission he is a thorn in the side of Intuit — by their invitation. He is a top beta prize winner (he also beta tests BillQuick), a design tester, and a paid charter member of the QuickBooks and ProSeries Advisory Councils. Mike also works with a lot of QuickBooks users. Finally, Mike is a character who is not shy about his passions.