How do I download and install or reinstall my Quicken purchase from

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Subscription Version of Quicken

When purchasing Quicken from Amazon, a 16-digit activation code will be emailed to you. Once you receive the email, follow the instructions below:

  1. Visit
  2. Download Quicken for Windows or Quicken for Mac and follow the instructions to install Quicken
  3. Create a Quicken ID
  4. Choose Begin Activation and enter your 16-digit activation code
  5. Start using Quicken

Prior versions of Quicken

If you purchased your Quicken 2016 or 2017 software download from, you'll need to go to to download it.  Sign into your Amazon account, then find your Quicken purchase in your order history; from there, you can download the software from Amazon. 

For detailed steps on downloading your order go to Download and Install Your Order on Amazon's website.

Note: We don't have a way to access your Quicken download if you've purchased it from another retailer; you'll need to go to that retailer's site to download Quicken.

Installing or reinstalling a download from (or any other retailer) is the same as installing a download from  After you download Quicken, follow the FAQ for your Quicken version:


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