The Intuit ProConnect Lacerte Update Notification setting notifies you of available updates when you open or switch tax programs.  When the notification pops up on the screen, you will have the option to download the updates. If you wish to manually download the updates at a later time, go to the Tools menu and click Lacerte Updates.


Follow these steps to enable the update notification:

  1. Go to the Settings menu and choose Options (or Master Options if you are using the network version and want to apply the change to all workstations).
  2. Choose the Setup tab.
  3. Under Program Options, change the Lacerte Update Notification option to Enabled.
  4. Click OK


Follow these steps to disable the update notification:

Before you Begin: Once disabled, you will be required to check for updates by going to the Tools menu and clicking  Lacerte Updates.
  1. Go to the Settings drop-down menu.
  2. Click Options (or Master Options if you are using the network version and want to apply the change to all workstations).
  3. Click the Setup tab.
  4. Under Program Options, change the Lacerte Update Notification option to Disabled.
  5. Click OK.

This option must be changed in each module separately.