QuickBooks for Windows 2013 - 2016

Web Connect

Introduction

As American Savings Bank (ASB) completes its system conversion to the new ASB eBanking system, you will need to modify your QuickBooks settings to ensure the smooth transition of your data. To complete these instructions, you will need your Login ID and Password for the existing online banking system and the new ASB eBanking system websites.

Please call (808) 539-7894 or toll-free (800) 272-2566 ext. 7894 if you have questions.

Documentation and Procedures

Task 1: Conversion Preparation before launch.

  1. Backup your data file. For instructions to back up your data file, choose Help menu > Search. Search for Backing Up, select Backing up data files, and follow the instructions.
  2. Download the latest QuickBooks Update. For instructions to download an update, choose Help menu > Search. Search for Updates, select “Check for Updates,” and follow the instructions.
    • NOTE:    If multiple computers do not use the same QuickBooks data file, skip step 3. QuickBooks activities such as Online Banking cannot be performed in multi-user mode because of the way the activities interact with a company data file.
  3. Switch to single user mode. For instructions to switch to single user mode, choose Help menu > QuickBooks Help. Search for Switch to Single User Mode and follow the instructions. 
    • NOTE:    If you are not using Register Mode, enable it for the conversion. You can change it back after the conversion is complete. 
  4. Enable Register Mode. (Classic Mode in QuickBooks 2014 and newer).
  5. For instructions to enable Register Mode, choose Help menu > QuickBooks Help. Search for Banking Feed Modes, select Bank Feeds Modes overview, scroll down, and follow the instructions.

Task 2: Download your QuickBooks Web Connect File

  1. Log in to your current online banking service on asbhawaii.com and download your QuickBooks Web Connect file.
  2. Click Utilities > Import > Web Connect Files.
  3. Link your bank account with the existing QuickBooks account and click Continue.
  4. Repeat steps 1  - 3 for each account 

Task 3: Match Downloaded Transactions

  • If new transactions were received from your connection, accept all new transactions into the appropriate registers.
  • If you need assistance matching transactions, choose the Help menu > QuickBooks Help. Search Matching Transactions and follow the instructions.  

Task 4: Deactivate Your Account(s) at ASB on or after launch


NOTE:    All transactions must be matched or added to the register prior to the deactivating of your account(s).

  1. Choose Lists menu > Chart of Accounts.
  2. Select the account you want to deactivate.
  3. If prompted for connectivity type, select Web Connect.
  4. Click Edit menu > Edit Account.
  5. Click on the Online Services tab in the Edit Account window.  The tab is named Bank Feed Settings in QuickBooks 2014 and newer.
  6. Select Deactivate All Online Services and click Save & Close.
  7. Click OK for any dialog boxes that may appear with the deactivation. 
  8. Repeat steps 2  - 6 for each account

Task 5: Reactivate you account(s) at ASB on or after launch

  1. Log in to the new eBanking service  and download your QuickBooks Web Connect file. 
  2. Click File > Utilities > Import > Web Connect Files.
    • IMPORTANT:    Take note of the date you last had a successful connection. If you have overlapping dates in the web-connect process, you may end up with duplicate transactions.
  3. If prompted for connectivity type, select Web Connect.
  4. Click the Import new transactions now radio button, then click OK. 
    • NOTE:    If you previously removed the check from the “Always give me the option of saving to a file...” option, then this dialog will not display.
  5. In the Select Bank Account dialog, click Use an existing QuickBooks account.
  6. In the corresponding drop-down list, select your QuickBooks account, and click Continue.
  7. Confirm the prompt by clicking OK.
  8. Repeat steps 1 - 7 for each account that you previously disabled.
    • IMPORTANT:    Verify that all transactions downloaded successfully into your account registers.

Task 6:    Re-enable Side by Side mode (if necessary) 


 
NOTE:    If you prefer register mode, you are finished with your conversion. If you use the Side by Side mode (Express Mode in QuickBooks 2014 and newer) for online banking, you may now re-enable the mode.

For instructions to enable Side by Side mode (Express Mode), choose Help > QuickBooks Help. Search for Banking Feed Modes, then select Bank Feed Modes overview, and follow the instructions.


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