“I see various questions answered regarding backup location but not one that specifically ask this question with a response.”

Yes, you set that Option and it sticks, as long as that resource is available when you run the backup. For instance, if that is a USB Device and it isn’t plugged […]

Resolution for 'backup location issue: 'I would like to know if there is a way to configure the default backup directory (one that all files will respect w/o fail).' available: Yes.

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

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