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For blogs on “How To” that address specific variation to the Xero Help and support for conversions, and for changes between the desktop software page and Xero.

Time for the final Reckoning

If you are keen to take advantage of all of the benefits that Xero brings then I have great news for Reckon users – we have extended the Reckon ...

Xero Out of Balance imported from MYOB

When converting information from MYOB to Xero there are some system differences that need to be taken into consideration. For example MYOB will allow ...

Reviewing Payroll data in Xero

Xero payroll is a powerful tool to minimise the time it takes to manage payments to your team as well as superannuation. To get the most out of Xero i...

Creating a Payrun in Xero

Here are the four easy steps steps for creating a pay run in Xero. 1. Prepare employee data Information about your employees and payroll history is ...

Shortcuts in Xero

We have all experienced the time saving features available in Xero such as suggested reconciliation and the employee portal amongst others. Here are ...

Convert MYOB AccountEdge to Xero

We are delighted to announce that we don’t have to turn away Mac users on MYOB AccountEdge any more. Now we can convert your accounting data to Xero...

Xero Tips and Tricks

  SHORTCUT KEY FOR XERO RESULT Click the Scroller button on the mouse  Opens a link in a new Tab Ctrl Tab  Moves to the next Tab Ctrl Shift Tab...

A conversion to suit every MYOB file

Please note that this service is not currently available for Reckon files. Recently we conducted a quick survey of our customer base to see if they wo...

New improved MYOB to Xero conversions!

Note that these features do not currently apply to Reckon files. We are very excited to share our updated conversion service and website. It is a huge...

Job Tracking in a MYOB Conversion

Note that Job/Classes are not currently converted with Reckon files. The following applies to MYOB files only. Today we are excited to announce the se...

Bank Account Mapping for MYOB files

At Xerocon 2014 we received some excellent feedback on what Partners would like us to do. We are excited to announce the first of several new features...

Connect the Dots at Xerocon

Thank-you for joining us at Xerocon in Sydney.  We had a great time obliterating all the conversion woes using dot mania, and with your help! We hear...

Converting your MYOB file in July

The start of the new financial year is literally around the corner. However no need to rush into a data conversion to, we have it all covered. If you...

Get set to go in Xero for July 1

The end of financial year is certainly a good time to be moving businesses onto Xero.  It means a fresh start and a whole new way of operating in the...

Converting to Xero – blow by blow!

Updated: March 2016 In my role as Business Relationship Manager I get a lot of enquiries from Xero Partners wanting to understand the conversion proce...

BAS Reconciliation Checklist for Xero

Have you recently moved across to Xero and still trying to find your way around the software wishing there was a manual about how to process your Busi...

Xero Payroll Items Guidelines

NO = tick Exempt, in Xero Pay Items Setup Payments to an employee in relation to …Awards and agreements TAX SUPER Overtime hours – award sti...

Long Service Leave in Xero

It is very easy to set up Long Service Leave (LSL) accrual in Xero, though you do need to take into account the complexities of the different legislat...

User Roles In Xero

Your level of access in Xero is determined by your user role. We have found that it’s easier to make a decision of what kind of user role you wa...

2013 – What a Year!

It’s been an exciting year for anyone associated with Xero. In Australia they continue to grow by 200-300 conversions per day.  The Xero commun...

Timesheets In Xero

Xero provides some great time-saving features when it comes to employee payment and leave.  You can save yourself a lot of hours normally spent on da...

The Pain of Moving to Xero

I have just watched another beautiful Xero sales video. Made me smile. But I also had to think of the potential Xero users that did not have a good ex...

Why We Are Going To Xerocon 2013

Well the guys and gals here at Jet Convert are so excited at being at Xerocon. We are looking forward to catching up with a pile of Xero Partners and ...

Account Types In Xero!

Should my business bank-loan be set up as a liability account or as a credit card/bank account? How can I change a liability or asset account to a ban...

7 Essential Post Conversion Checks

It is a great feeling to complete a conversion. I often cannot wait to hand it back to the client and get them started in Xero. However, it is really ...