The Icon Bar (QuickBooks 2012 and before) and Shortcuts (in 2013) is a uniquely customizable region to help you perform a minor quicker. Many of our consumers did not realize you could incorporate and just take icons away from this area to aid you obtain the areas you use the most. Here is a rapid lesson on how to make the most of your icon bar.
For the most element you are in a position to include icons making use of the “Personalize Icon Bar” or “Customise Shortcuts” features in that area. Regrettably not all places and transaction types are detailed in this segment (we will handle this subsequent). The ideal way to get to this customization monitor is to area your cursor in the Icon Bar/Shortcuts and Appropriate Simply click. In QuickBooks 2012 and before edition there is also a double arrow on the considerably correct of that bar that you can use to entry this area as properly. As soon as in the Customise Icon Bar monitor you can insert new, edit a label or icon or delete needless icons.
To include new icons:
• Pick Add
• Scroll on the left for an location or transaction you want to insert
• In the heart area, the default icon for this location will have a box bordering it. You can make an alternate assortment if you would like
• On the right the default Label and Description will show up. robots icon can be altered as properly
• When you have make your alternatives click on Ok
If you want to transfer icons up/down (2013) or still left/appropriate (2012..) simply click on the diamond to the remaining of the icon and reorder. This is the very same as other list items in QuickBooks computer software
To delete icons merely emphasize that section and click on delete.
Now for the stuff that is not outlined in the Customize monitor. Open the window for the transaction or region you wish to insert to your Icon Bar. One particular concept is the Calendar. For some cause this area is incorporated on the icon bar when you 1st launch a new business but not obtainable to include in the customization area if it had been mistakenly deleted.
For this illustration let’s open up the Calendar from the Business Menu
From the See Menu choose Incorporate “Calendar” to Icon Bar
When this is completed you will have entry to it in the Customization region to adjust it’s place and/or label.
Note: The new 2013 consumer interface features in the exact same way as the older versions so do not be puzzled by the phrase “My Shortcuts” when viewing the icon bar on the still left of the display. In addition if you keep the icon bar in this spot you will not be in a position incorporate separators or icons only as you would if you moved it back again to the best of the monitor. Discovered that segment is grayed out in the photo previously mentioned.