Learn what to do if you use Express Install, but can’t find or open QuickBooks Desktop 2022:

Intuit has lately launched QuickBooks Desktop 2022. The updated version is dedicated to help you enhance the productivity of your business via easy and quick executions of accounting tasks. While the newest version comes with several new features and better alternatives of some old tools, you as a use initially may face some challenges. One of them is not being able to find or open QuickBooks Desktop 2022 after installation.

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You may face the issue of “not being able to find or open QuickBooks Desktop” if you use Express install. You actually don’t install the Desktop app but a server only component. If you are unable to find or open the 2022 version of the accounting software after installation, please do the following.

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Solve Unable to find or open QuickBooks Desktop 2022 after installation problem

Follow the given steps in sequentially:

Step 1: Search and find QuickBooks Server 2022 on your computer

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  • Go to the Windows Start menu.
  • Go to “Control Panel” and click on it once.
  • Open Programs and Features.
  • Click on the Uninstall or change a program and then from the list select QuickBooks Server 2022.
  • If you don’t find QuickBooks Pro, Premier or Enterprise 2022 on the list, move on to the next step.

Step 2: Uninstall QuickBooks Server

  • Once you are on the Uninstall or change a program list window, select QuickBooks Server 2022.
  • Click Uninstall/Change and then Next.
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  • Click Remove to uninstall QuickBooks Server 2022.

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Step 3: After you have uninstalled QuickBooks Server, run the downloaded QuickBooks Desktop 2022 install again

  • Follow the install wizard and select Custom and Network options on being prompted instead of Express.
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  • Select Next.
  • Select one of the following options:
    • I’ll be using QB Desktop on this computer.
    • I’ll be using QB Desktop on this computer, AND I’ll be storing our company file here so it can be shared over our network.
  • Choose Next to complete the installation once you are ready.

Concluding this segment, we expect the reader might be able to successfully find or open QuickBooks desktop 2022 after installation. Although, on the contrary, if you aren’t able to find it, then in that scenario, you simply have to connect with our QuickBooks technical support professionals. Our experts will consider the nitty gritty and try to resolve the hitch for you.

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