2002 will not work on win8

and it is doubtfull that 2014 will read a 2002 file, you may have to find someone locally that has some intervening years to “step up” your data file.  2006 then 2009 then 2014 might be good choices to try.

Resolution for '2002 file issue: 'recently i use windows xp for quickbooks 2002 pro, would like to upgrade pc to windows 8 and also upgrade my quickbook aoftware. Is my old data from quickbook 2002 pro can read at new quickbook software? Quickbook pro 2002 can use window 8?' available: Yes.

The 2002 file 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 2002 file issue yourself by looking for a resolution described in the article. If it is a complex 2002 file issue or you are unable to solve the issue, you may contact us by clicking here or by using other 2002 file support options.

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