http://m.getsatisfaction.com/topics/7804286 Q 2019 is slower than Q 2018. 2018-10-15T19:51:41Z 2018-10-13T20:04:44Z 7804286 http://m.getsatisfaction.com/topics/7804286 7804286 Q 2019 is slower than Q 2018. 2018-10-15T19:51:41Z 2018-10-13T20:04:44Z Bruce Wilson http://m.getsatisfaction.com/people/9818468 https://d2r1vs3d9006ap.cloudfront.net/public/uploaded_images/11334147//platform/profilepic/_medium. bruce_wilson_kns5gvm8kcili Q 2019 was supposed to load fast the Q 2018. It is actually slower. What gives? problem installing_and_updating installing_and_updating, windows active 17 8 1 comment http://m.getsatisfaction.com/topics/7804286/replies/19802714 http://m.getsatisfaction.com/topics/7804286 19802714 Sherlock responded to "Q 2019 is slower than Q 2018." 2018-10-13T21:10:19Z 2018-10-13T21:10:19Z Sherlock http://m.getsatisfaction.com/people/7179861 https://d2r1vs3d9006ap.cloudfront.net/public/uploaded_images/10875404/original_medium.gif sherlock_6874279 Where does it say Quicken 2019 is supposed to load faster than Quicken 2018? 0 http://m.getsatisfaction.com/topics/7804286/replies/19802747 http://m.getsatisfaction.com/topics/7804286 19802747 QPW responded to "Q 2019 is slower than Q 2018." 2018-10-13T21:50:43Z 2018-10-13T21:50:43Z QPW http://m.getsatisfaction.com/people/8342820 https://d2r1vs3d9006ap.cloudfront.net/public/uploaded_images/10875282/original_medium.gif qpw What is your version number on "Quicken 2019"? (Help -&gt; About Quicken)<br alt="" name="" rel="" target="" title="" type="" value="" /><br alt="" name="" rel="" target="" title="" type="" value="" />It is basically impossible for Quicken 2019 to load any different than Quicken 2018, they are in fact the same code.&nbsp; Now if you were to say since installing patch release XXX Quicken is slower/faster that it was on patch release XXX that is possible.<br alt="" name="" rel="" target="" title="" type="" value="" /><br alt="" name="" rel="" target="" title="" type="" value="" />Starting with patch R14.21 they changed the "Year" to 2019.<br alt="" name="" rel="" target="" title="" type="" value="" /> 0 http://m.getsatisfaction.com/topics/7804286/replies/19802754 http://m.getsatisfaction.com/topics/7804286 19802754 Bruce Wilson responded to "Q 2019 is slower than Q 2018." 2018-10-13T22:03:33Z 2018-10-13T22:03:33Z Bruce Wilson http://m.getsatisfaction.com/people/9818468 https://d2r1vs3d9006ap.cloudfront.net/public/uploaded_images/11334147//platform/profilepic/_medium. bruce_wilson_kns5gvm8kcili R 14.23<br alt="" name="" rel="" target="" title="" type="" value="" />27,2.14.23<br alt="" name="" rel="" target="" title="" type="" value="" />Your announcement email said Q19 was faster loading than Q18, This must not be true. I expected it to load faster and when it didn't, it seemed slower. Maybe it is the same? All I know is it takes a long time. 1 http://m.getsatisfaction.com/topics/7804286/replies/19802765 http://m.getsatisfaction.com/topics/7804286/replies/19802754 19802765 QPW responded to "Q 2019 is slower than Q 2018." 2018-10-13T22:15:34Z 2018-10-13T22:15:34Z QPW http://m.getsatisfaction.com/people/8342820 https://d2r1vs3d9006ap.cloudfront.net/public/uploaded_images/10875282/original_medium.gif qpw "Your" isn't correct since this is mostly a user to user forum, and we are just other users.<br /><br />I seem to remember that email saying that too, but I do believe that it isn't referring to "faster than 2018" more like they believe that it is faster loading than the older versions.&nbsp; But I have never seen anything different.<br /><br />And the version number confirms it.&nbsp; The latest version of "Subscription Quicken" is R14.23. 0 http://m.getsatisfaction.com/topics/7804286/replies/19802780 http://m.getsatisfaction.com/topics/7804286/replies/19802754 19802780 Bruce Wilson responded to "Q 2019 is slower than Q 2018." 2018-10-13T22:37:40Z 2018-10-13T22:37:40Z Bruce Wilson http://m.getsatisfaction.com/people/9818468 https://d2r1vs3d9006ap.cloudfront.net/public/uploaded_images/11334147//platform/profilepic/_medium. bruce_wilson_kns5gvm8kcili Thanks. Sorry I confused you with Quicken. Maybe I need a faster computer? Wife might not agree? 0 http://m.getsatisfaction.com/topics/7804286/replies/19802798 http://m.getsatisfaction.com/topics/7804286/replies/19802754 19802798 QPW responded to "Q 2019 is slower than Q 2018." 2018-10-13T22:58:23Z 2018-10-13T22:58:23Z QPW http://m.getsatisfaction.com/people/8342820 https://d2r1vs3d9006ap.cloudfront.net/public/uploaded_images/10875282/original_medium.gif qpw I doubt the computer matters.&nbsp; How much time for startup are we talking about? 0 http://m.getsatisfaction.com/topics/7804286/replies/19802800 http://m.getsatisfaction.com/topics/7804286/replies/19802754 19802800 QPW responded to "Q 2019 is slower than Q 2018." 2018-10-13T23:00:14Z 2018-10-13T23:00:14Z QPW http://m.getsatisfaction.com/people/8342820 https://d2r1vs3d9006ap.cloudfront.net/public/uploaded_images/10875282/original_medium.gif qpw P.S. What is on the screen that you start on?<br /><br />I know that some of the net worth over time graphs are slow, and if you have that on your Home tab and start there that can be quite slow. 0 http://m.getsatisfaction.com/topics/7804286/replies/19802809 http://m.getsatisfaction.com/topics/7804286 19802809 Rocket J Squirrel responded to "Q 2019 is slower than Q 2018." 2018-10-13T23:16:58Z 2018-10-13T23:16:58Z Rocket J Squirrel http://m.getsatisfaction.com/people/5391917 https://d2r1vs3d9006ap.cloudfront.net/public/uploaded_images/10875345/original_medium.jpg rocket_j_squirrel_5089019 Faster startup is only for QMac. QWin only got speed improvement for some investment operations.<br alt="" name="" rel="" target="" title="" type="" value="" /><br alt="" name="" rel="" target="" title="" type="" value="" /><a alt="" href="https://www.quicken.com/retention/whatsnew?cid=em_EMNF01NA181010_900_001&amp;utm_medium=email&amp;utm_source=900&amp;utm_campaign=EMNF01NA181010&amp;utm_content=001" name="" rel="nofollow" target="" title="Link httpswwwquickencomretentionwhatsnewcidem_EMNF01NA181010_900_001utm_mediumemailutm_source900utm_campaignEMNF01NA181010utm_content001" type="" value="">https://www.quicken.com/retention/whatsnew?cid=em_EMNF01NA181010_900_001&amp;utm_medium=email&amp;ut...</a><br alt="" name="" rel="" target="" title="" type="" value="" /><br alt="" name="" rel="" target="" title="" type="" value="" /> 1 http://m.getsatisfaction.com/topics/7804286/replies/19802860 http://m.getsatisfaction.com/topics/7804286/replies/19802754 19802860 Bruce Wilson responded to "Q 2019 is slower than Q 2018." 2018-10-14T01:05:18Z 2018-10-14T01:05:18Z Bruce Wilson http://m.getsatisfaction.com/people/9818468 https://d2r1vs3d9006ap.cloudfront.net/public/uploaded_images/11334147//platform/profilepic/_medium. bruce_wilson_kns5gvm8kcili I start on my Home screen (default) 0 http://m.getsatisfaction.com/topics/7804286/replies/19802861 http://m.getsatisfaction.com/topics/7804286 19802861 Bruce Wilson responded to "Q 2019 is slower than Q 2018." 2018-10-14T01:06:21Z 2018-10-14T01:06:21Z Bruce Wilson http://m.getsatisfaction.com/people/9818468 https://d2r1vs3d9006ap.cloudfront.net/public/uploaded_images/11334147//platform/profilepic/_medium. bruce_wilson_kns5gvm8kcili Thanks. I have poor reading skills. Could have sworn it said faster load for all. I'm retired, so I have the time. Just hope it doesn't keep getting slower. .&nbsp; 0 http://m.getsatisfaction.com/topics/7804286/replies/19802864 http://m.getsatisfaction.com/topics/7804286 19802864 imdcareys responded to "Q 2019 is slower than Q 2018." 2018-10-14T01:09:01Z 2018-10-14T01:09:01Z imdcareys http://m.getsatisfaction.com/people/9786063 https://www.gravatar.com/avatar/d68cebb9c4e607a7a23a4676369306ce?d=identicon&s=55&r=PG imdcareys <br alt="" name="" rel="" target="" title="" type="" value="" />I just now launched Quicken 2019 R14.23. <br alt="" name="" rel="" target="" title="" type="" value="" /><br alt="" name="" rel="" target="" title="" type="" value="" /><br alt="" name="" rel="" target="" title="" type="" value="" />The splash screen says "Great news! Faster, and the most robust Quicken yet! It does not say Faster Loading.<br /><br /><img alt="" rel="" src="https://d2r1vs3d9006ap.cloudfront.net/s3_images/1756581/RackMultipart20181014-80313-14k7go6-Quicken_2019_R14.23_Splash_Screen_inline.jpg?1539479337" target="" title="Image httpsd2r1vs3d9006apcloudfrontnets3_images1756581RackMultipart20181014-80313-14k7go6-Quicken_2019_R1423_Splash_Screen_inlinejpg1539479337" type="" value="" /> 1 http://m.getsatisfaction.com/topics/7804286/replies/19802874 http://m.getsatisfaction.com/topics/7804286/replies/19802861 19802874 QPW responded to "Q 2019 is slower than Q 2018." 2018-10-14T01:30:49Z 2018-10-14T01:30:49Z QPW http://m.getsatisfaction.com/people/8342820 https://d2r1vs3d9006ap.cloudfront.net/public/uploaded_images/10875282/original_medium.gif qpw How long does it take for Quicken to startup? 0 http://m.getsatisfaction.com/topics/7804286/replies/19805459 http://m.getsatisfaction.com/topics/7804286/replies/19802754 19805459 Bruce Wilson responded to "Q 2019 is slower than Q 2018." 2018-10-15T19:15:02Z 2018-10-15T19:15:02Z Bruce Wilson http://m.getsatisfaction.com/people/9818468 https://d2r1vs3d9006ap.cloudfront.net/public/uploaded_images/11334147//platform/profilepic/_medium. bruce_wilson_kns5gvm8kcili I timed the load today and it took 30 seconds. I'm 90% sure that is slower than Q2018. But, I'm retired and have lots of time. :) 1 http://m.getsatisfaction.com/topics/7804286/replies/19805515 http://m.getsatisfaction.com/topics/7804286/replies/19802754 19805515 QPW responded to "Q 2019 is slower than Q 2018." 2018-10-15T19:36:32Z 2018-10-15T19:36:32Z QPW http://m.getsatisfaction.com/people/8342820 https://d2r1vs3d9006ap.cloudfront.net/public/uploaded_images/10875282/original_medium.gif qpw Yeah, that is a bit slow. I timed mine and it is about 8 seconds.<br alt="" name="" rel="" target="" title="" type="" value="" />On the other hand it isn't tremendously slow.<br alt="" name="" rel="" target="" title="" type="" value="" /><br alt="" name="" rel="" target="" title="" type="" value="" />I wouldn't doubt that there might be a difference introduced in one of the recent patches.<br alt="" name="" rel="" target="" title="" type="" value="" /><br alt="" name="" rel="" target="" title="" type="" value="" />One thought I had about it is to ask what kind of drive you have your Quicken data file on.&nbsp; Quicken does tend to be sensitive to slower drives.&nbsp; I'm using a SSD.&nbsp; I know I had <b>slower </b>load times when I was using a standard drive.&nbsp; And Flash drives or network drives can be even slower. 0 http://m.getsatisfaction.com/topics/7804286/replies/19805546 http://m.getsatisfaction.com/topics/7804286/replies/19802754 19805546 Bruce Wilson responded to "Q 2019 is slower than Q 2018." 2018-10-15T19:48:13Z 2018-10-15T19:48:13Z Bruce Wilson http://m.getsatisfaction.com/people/9818468 https://d2r1vs3d9006ap.cloudfront.net/public/uploaded_images/11334147//platform/profilepic/_medium. bruce_wilson_kns5gvm8kcili I'm sure there are several factors. My computer is about 5 years old and it has a standard 2TB drive. I've stopped trimming my database, so it is getting large. I have used Quicken since the beginning and it seems like each new release is slower. 0 http://m.getsatisfaction.com/topics/7804286/replies/19805557 http://m.getsatisfaction.com/topics/7804286/replies/19802754 19805557 QPW responded to "Q 2019 is slower than Q 2018." 2018-10-15T19:51:41Z 2018-10-15T19:51:41Z QPW http://m.getsatisfaction.com/people/8342820 https://d2r1vs3d9006ap.cloudfront.net/public/uploaded_images/10875282/original_medium.gif qpw Yeah, that sounds about right.&nbsp; Luckily you have the time and the patience!&nbsp; :-) 0