If you are having any problems with Intuit Data Protect, please see our Troubleshoot Common Intuit Data Protect (IDP) Problems article for help to get you back up and running.

Intuit Data Protect is a subscription service that helps you protect your data from loss or damage due to virus, laptop theft, file corruption, fire, and so on. Your files are automatically backed up online over the Internet once a day, every day, at an automatically selected time to an offsite location. You can choose to back up just your QuickBooks Desktop file (Company Data plan), or you can back up multiple QuickBooks Desktop files and any other data on your computer (Entire PC plan).

This article provides information to:

  • Setup and activate IDP
  • Create backup
  • Restore backup
  • Add firewall ports, programs and website exemptions for Intuit Data Protect
  • Troubleshoot IDP issues and errors
  • Learn additional information about IDP

Using Intuit Data Protect