To start AccountRight, double-click the AccountRight desktop shortcut.
Every time you start AccountRight, a Welcome window appears.
Here's what you can do in it.
To do this...
Open a company file
In the window that appears, find the file and click Open.
If your company file is online, you can also access it via a web browser.
Create a company file
Create a new company file for recording your business data.
Upgrade a company file
Upgrade a company file you created with a previous version of AccountRight. You need to upgrade a file so you can use it with a new software version.
Explore a sample company
Explore a sample company to play around with AccountRight without touching your own data.
In the window that appears, open the Samples folder, select a company file to explore, and click Open.
Restore a backup file
Restore a previous version of your company file from a backup version.
Access this Help Centre and learn how to use AccountRight. Learn more about Getting help and support.
Want to open a file you've used recently? Just double-click it in the Recently opened company files list. Or to remove a file from this list, right-click it and select Remove from list.