how to migrate QuickBooks Pro 2014, Small Business Accounting, from Windows 7 Pro 32b system to Windows 10 Pro 64b. ?

I have a licensed copy running of QuickBooks Pro 2014 to move from a Windows 7 Pro 32b System to a Windows 10 Pro 64b System.

Using the original installation package & license, I want to create the duplicate on a temporary Windows 10 64b system, copy a backup database from the original to the new system. I would test it, and if satisfied, repeat again to the target system.

Is there a license problem for 2 concurrent systems to manage this transfer?

Is there any documentation to do the type of transfer for this Pro  2014 to another system?

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QB2014 from all reports I have seen WILL NOT run on Win 10 no matter what you do. Plus it has been unsupported for 2 years, coming up on 3. For around $200 you can buy a brand new 2019 edition and convert yoru 2014 company file into use by the 2019 version

Your license allows two installs of same license on two computers not used at same time - that's no problem. But you cannot authenticate through normal means this second install because of expired support. It takes a call to support (real support not the spammer support lines that actually display the number)

Also, the original installation you performed on your Win 7 machine has been updated over time and those updates are not available any longer sop you would have issues in that. You might be able to download a freshened (updated) 2014 from within your intuit account (camps.intuit.com) 

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