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You can also set up one machine to have a VPN using LogMeIn:

Sharing your QuickBooks file across networks

Note that either machine (or a third) can be set up as the server.

Resolution for Issue 'I have QB 2014, 2 laptops, 1 server!How do i use either of my laptops anytime without turning the other one on?' available: Yes (Solved).
Source: Intuit Community forum.

I have QB 2014, 2 laptops, 1 server!How do i use either of my laptops anytime without turning the other one on?: this issue or error code is a known issue in Quickbooks Online (QBO) and/or Quickbooks. Support for this issue is available either by self-service or paid support options. Experts are available to resolve your Quickbooks issue to ensure minimal downtime and continue running your business. First try to resolve the issue yourself by looking for a resolution described below. If it is a complex issue or you are unable to solve the issue, you may contact us by clicking here or by using other support options.

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