||QuickBooks Portable Company File
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A QBM file is a financial data file created by QuickBooks. It contains a compressed version of company accounts and the related data.
To create a portable company file in QuickBooks 2011 or later, follow these steps:
- Select the "Portable company file" option.
- Click "Save in" drop-down arrow.
- Select "Desktop."
- Click Save and OK.
You can restore a QBM portable company file by selecting dialog box. Follow the instructions that appear to complete the restoration process.
from the menu bar. Then choose "Restore a portable file" from the
Important: QBM files are designed to transfer company financial data via email or removable storage devices. They should not be used as full backups since they only back up company financial data. To create a full QuickBooks backup, you should export a .QBB file instead.
||September 19, 2013