January 26, 2016

Export Material Data to QuickBooks Setup

This set of instructions will guide you through the process of installing an executable file in preparation for transferring data from InstantGMP™ software to QuickBooks desktop applications. If you need more detailed instructions, you can download the Materials Import User Manual:

Materials Import to QuickBooks User Manual InstantGMP Material Export to QuickBooks

Installation Instructions

1. Click the link below to download the file that will install the 2 apps (below) that will be needed on your computer.

InstantGMP Material Import App Installer installer_v1.0.10 (Note: this is a large file and may take a long time to download with slower connections)

2. Install the InstantGMP™ Material Export app.

  • Unzip the zipped installer file. WinRar is an excellent program to use to extract the files.
  • The InstantGMP™ Material Export app must be installed on the same computer where your desktop version of QuickBooks is running.

3. Install the QuickBooks SDK app.(downloaded automatically as part of the InstantGMP™ Material Export App)

  • After installation, this imageiGMP2520Molliewill appear for the application with the text – “InstantGMP™ Material Export”

Set Up Instructions to Import Existing Material Names into InstantGMP from QuickBooks

1.   Open your QuickBooks Desktop on your computer and export the Items List (Lists >> Item List >> Excel >> Export all Items)

2.   Enter the raw materials, ingredients and finished products from exported item list into the spreadsheet below:

Data Import Spreadsheet Data Import v2.050.001

3.   Submit the Data Import Spreadsheet to your InstantGMP Trainer who will make sure this data is entered into your new InstantGMP™ software instance.

4.    Ensure your QuickBooks Chart of Accounts includes the following:

  • “Inventory Asset” as an Asset Account
  • “Manufacturing” as a COGS account