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How do I install or install for Mac?

Before starting for Mac is available for download from the Mac App Store .You need to download Quicken software again, just go to the site ( you bought Quicken and log in to your Quicken account.

For instructions to download Quicken if you purchased from, click here.

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Install Quicken for Mac from a download

  1. When installing Quicken subscription release, all you need to do is double-click the icon that appears in the install prompt…

Quicken 2020: If the file doesn’t open automatically, drag the Quicken icon from your installation disk to your icon, or find the download on your computer and laptop and double-click the file.  Though you double-click the download and nothing opens, restart your computer system and try again.

  1. Though prompted, enter the account name and password of the administrator.
  2. Double-click the Quicken icon in your Applications folder to start the program.

Install Quicken for Mac using a CD

  1. Insert a Quicken CD into your CD drive.
  2. Double-click the installer file, which can be found by opening your CD folder or at your default download location. Though you double-click the file and nothing opens, restart your computer system and try again.
  3. Click on Continue in the Welcome window.
  4. Click Accept Software License Agreement.

5.Click Install to install Quicken at the location shown. To install Quicken to another location, select the location and then click Install.

  1. Follow the on-screen installation instructions.
  2. Though the Quicken program prompts you to restart the computer, click Restart. Otherwise, click on skip.

Note: You can uninstall earlier versions of Quicken after the new version is successfully installed. This will not cause any problems with your Quicken Data.

After installing Quicken

Opening the right version of Quicken

The latest version of Quicken, a subscription release, is not a version year on the app icon like earlier versions do:

  • To open the new subscription release of Quicken, you must select the Quicken icon with a version year:
  • To open Quicken 2020, you have to select the icon with the corresponding version year:

You can also make sure that you are opening the correct version by placing the Quicken App icon next to your dock. You can place it in the dock by right-clicking the icon in the dock at the bottom of the screen, selecting Options, then Dock.


Uninstall for mac

Uninstalling Quicken software for Mac is an easy, two-step process:

  1. Find Quicken in your Applications folder.
  2. Drag the trash icon to the trash.

After moving Quicken to the Trash folder, the installation is uninstalled.


  • Though you are having problems installing, try restarting your Mac and then try reinstalling.
  • Though it appears that Quicken is not opening after installing, then the Quicken window may be hidden. Right-click the Quicken icon in the Dock and choose Show All Windows. If a Quicken window appears, click to bring it to the forefront.
  • Accelerate 2020 users purchased from the Mac App Store: You cannot download it to reinstall. Though you are trying to re-install Quicken 2020, contact Quicken Support with your proof of purchase (such as your receipt email) for assistance.