The Icon Bar (QuickBooks 2012 and earlier) and Shortcuts (in 2013) is a uniquely customizable spot to support you function a minor a lot quicker. Several of our clients failed to realize you could include and just take icons absent from this section to assist you obtain the areas you use the most. Here’s a fast lesson on how to make the most of your icon bar.
For icon phone are capable to include icons making use of the “Personalize Icon Bar” or “Customise Shortcuts” features in that region. However not all regions and transaction varieties are listed in this area (we will tackle this next). The ideal way to get to this customization display is to location your cursor in the Icon Bar/Shortcuts and Appropriate Click. In QuickBooks 2012 and earlier edition there is also a double arrow on the far proper of that bar that you can use to entry this location as nicely. After in the Customise Icon Bar display screen you can insert new, edit a label or icon or delete unnecessary icons.
To incorporate new icons:
• Decide on Add
• Scroll on the remaining for an location or transaction you wish to insert
• In the center section, the default icon for this spot will have a box surrounding it. You can make an alternate variety if you would like
• On the correct the default Label and Description will seem. This can be altered as properly
• As soon as you have make your alternatives click Ok
If you want to move icons up/down (2013) or still left/appropriate (2012..) click on the diamond to the left of the icon and reorder. This is the very same as other checklist products in QuickBooks software program
To delete icons simply highlight that area and simply click delete.
Now for the stuff that is not detailed in the Personalize screen. Open up the window for the transaction or location you want to add to your Icon Bar. A single notion is the Calendar. For some cause this location is incorporated on the icon bar when you first launch a new organization but not offered to include in the customization area if it were mistakenly deleted.
For this illustration let us open up the Calendar from the Business Menu
From the See Menu choose Incorporate “Calendar” to Icon Bar
Once this is done you will have obtain to it in the Customization area to adjust it really is place and/or label.
Notice: The new 2013 user interface capabilities in the same way as the older variations so will not be perplexed by the phrase “My Shortcuts” when viewing the icon bar on the remaining of the screen. In addition if you hold the icon bar in this area you will not be able incorporate separators or icons only as you would if you moved it back to the leading of the screen. Discovered that area is grayed out in the picture over.