[ANN] Productive Computing Releases FM Books Connector v10 and  QuickBooks 2018 Licensing

Discussion created by KeithLarochelle on Sep 18, 2017

San Diego, CA - September 18, 2017 - Productive Computing, Inc., a Platinum member of the FileMaker® Business Alliance, is proud to announce the release of FM Books Connector version 10. This plug-in connects FileMaker with QuickBooks Desktop and is now
compatible with Intuit® QuickBooks Desktop 2018 Pro, Premier, and Enterprise US editions.


A typical FileMaker to QuickBooks integration enables users to send customer data and related invoices to QuickBooks with the push of a button. Other integrations can consist of vendor or purchase order data exchanges, customer balance queries, timesheet imports,
shopping cart orders, general journal transactions and more. Using the FM Books Connector plug-in makes data exchange easy by eliminating time-consuming double entry and maintaining the security and privacy of vital financial information. With an entire suite of QuickBooks plug-ins, pre-integrated solutions, custom development services, and discounts on QuickBooks licensing, getting started
with an integration is easier than ever.


Updates for FM Books Connector v10 include:

- Added compatibility for QuickBooks 2018 Pro, Premier, and Enterprise US editions.

- Resolved an issue in the 64-bit version where the QB Bridge would lose its session after 2 minutes of inactivity or during a large volume of requests. This fix requires a reinstallation of the FM Books Connector; please use the setup.exe installer package to reinstall all components of the plug-in. (This fix is also available in v

- Updated FM Books Connector Mac Template for development purposes.


The FM Books Connector plug-in can be purchased for $249 for a single user. Existing FM Books Connector customers may
purchase a single user upgrade for $120. Multi-user discounts are available.


For more information, please visit to download a product demo, view tutorial videos, or read product documentation.


As an authorized Intuit Reseller, Productive Computing offers discounts on QuickBooks 2018 Desktop Pro, Premier, and Enterprise licensing.


QuickBooks is user-friendly accounting software available for desktop and online deployment. Ideal for small and medium businesses, QuickBooks has multiple license and plan options available to fit almost any budget or business requirement. With QuickBooks, businesses are able to manage their accounting at the complexity they desire from simply tracking customers, invoices, and payments to full expense tracking, reporting, and payroll.


Productive Computing offers QuickBooks Desktop 2018 licensing for:

- QuickBooks Pro

- QuickBooks Premier

- QuickBooks Enterprise (Silver, Gold, and Platinum plans)


Clients can get their QuickBooks licensing at a discount and Productive Computing will beat any advertised price. Clients with unique license requirements can contact Productive Computing for custom quotes. Please email or call


Plug-in Integration and FileMaker Pro Support:

Want help getting this plug-in professionally installed into your FileMaker solution?  Do you have other database enhancements you would like to have programmed? We can help!


The process is easy - complete our online Request For Quote form (RFQ) or call us directly at (760) 510-1200 and one of our certified developers can work with you on improving your solution today.


About Productive Computing, Inc.

Since 1996, Productive Computing, Inc. has been helping its customers become more efficient and profitable by implementing custom software solutions using FileMaker Pro. Utilizing FileMaker Pro as a rapid application development tool, their certified FileMaker
developers can create custom applications that a business can run on their Windows or Macintosh desktop computers, in a web browser, on an iPad or iPhone or shared simultaneously on all of these platforms.


Productive Computing, Inc. also produces Core4 CRM and Core5 Starter Edition, two off-the-shelf productivity solutions designed to automate your workflow, as well as a suite of FileMaker Pro plug-ins that allow FileMaker Pro to integrate with third party applications including Outlook, QuickBooks, Apple's Address Book and iCal, PDF forms, digital signatures, and biometric fingerprint scanners.


In addition, Productive Computing, Inc. is a full service FileMaker Pro hosting company. FileMaker hosting services allow customers to host their own FileMaker Pro solutions on Productive Computing servers in the cloud instead of purchasing and supporting the
necessary server infrastructure themselves. These same servers also provide the infrastructure for customers who would prefer to subscribe to Productive Computing's Core4, Core5, or Vessel Service Solutions under a SaaS (Software as a Service) pricing model.


Productive Computing, Inc. is one of only a few companies in the United States to have earned the highly respected Platinum level membership within the FileMaker Business Alliance and recently won the exclusive FileMaker Business Alliance Partner of the Year award.


Productive Computing, Inc.


950 Boardwalk, Suite 205


San Marcos, CA 92078


(760) 510-1200


Press Contacts:


Productive Computing, Inc.


Keith Larochelle


(760) 510-1200


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