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Validating quicken file

In recent years, more and more competition has shown up to knock Quicken off of its perch.

This installation was too fast for my tastes; it seemed like not all the required files were installed. NET 4.6.1 (which is included as part of the Quicken installation), . Finally, the Quicken 2017 installation starts, and .

I'm finding the Mac version of quicken lacking when it comes to budget so thinking of doing a cross office/quicken windows 2017 option; if it works of course 😉 Thanks! I've retried the installation of Quicken 2017 this morning, except that, this time, I enabled verbose logging.

If a value is not specified in the data file, the value will not exist in this hash.

No processing or validation is done on values found in files or data structures to try and convert them into appropriate types and formats.

NET 2.0 and 4.0 were identified for downloading as well as the Visual C 2008 redistributable and the Platform SDK redistributable (GDI ). NET 4.6.1 installs first (again), followed by the Quicken installation and update.

During the actual installation, I saw and responded to the Microsoft installation prompts. NET 2.0 takes an eternity to install; newer versions are faster. But, at the moment of truth, Quicken won't start: it tries to start (opens the parent window), but fails and kills itself, and that sequence repeats itself (as near as I can tell) continually.

Quicken, the popular personal finance software program, has released its latest update.