What is a .QB2017 File And How To Open It – Intuit (Easy Guide)

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Have you came across a file with the .qb2017 extension, but it is a file you have never seen before? Perhaps you know what the file is, but you simply don’t know how to open it. That’s why we have made this article! You will learn how to open the .qb2017 file extension on various systems, what it is and how to work with it.

What is a .QB2017 file?

The file extension .QB2017 is QuickBooks 2017 for Mac Data File. The creator of this file extension is Intuit. This data related file is in binary format.

What to know

There is currently 1 software that can open the .qb2017 file on 1 platform.

How to open a .QB2017 file?

Below we will show you a step-by-step guide on how to open the .QB2017 file on various operating systems.

How to open a .QB2017 file on Mac

To open the .qb2017 file on Mac, please follow these 4 easy steps.

1. In the first step you need to download the Intuit QuickBooks for Mac software. This software will be used for opening the file.

Step 2

Step 2: Finding your .QB2017 file

2. The second step is locating the downloaded file. If you don’t remember where you have downloaded your file to, you should check your /download/ folder as it usually gets automatically saved there.

Step 3

Step 3: Clicking “Open with”

3. In the third step right click on your file and choose “Open with”.

Step 4

Step 4: Choosing the software to open your file

4. After choosing the “Open with” option, you will have an option to choose the Intuit QuickBooks for Mac software you have downloaded. Click on the software and click “OK”. Congratulations! You have opened your file on Mac.

Still cannot open the .QB2017 file?

If you are still unable to open the .QB2017 file, it might be because you are trying to open the wrong one. The .QB2017 file extension is similar to other file extensions such as: .qba – Intuit, .qba.tlg – Intuit, .qbb – Intuit, .qbj – Intuit, .qbk – Intuit Canada. You might be trying to open one of them. Please recheck the file extension again.


In this article you have learned how to open the .QB2017 file with the Intuit QuickBooks for Mac program on Mac.