TurboTax FAQ
TurboTax FAQ
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Manually Update TurboTax for Windows Software (Basic, Deluxe, Premier, Home & Business)

TurboTax 2014 – R18

Note: We do not offer manual updates for the TurboTax State program. If you need to update your state program, click here for options.

If you're having trouble updating your TurboTax 2014 for Windows software using the "Check for Updates" method, you can get your federal program update here:

  1. Close TurboTax and all other programs except this browser window.
  2. Click the button below to download the federal program update (110 MB):


  3. Save the file to your Desktop.
  4. After the file finishes downloading, go to your Desktop and double-click the "vise grip" icon, pictured below:


  5. Follow the on-screen instructions to install the update.

2011—2013 Manual Updates

To update your prior-year TurboTax for Windows software, follow the instructions above, but instead of clicking the button in Step 2, click the link that corresponds to your tax-year version:

  • 2013 (R34 - 92.3 MB)
  • 2012 (R19 - 82.5 MB)
  • 2011 (R19 – 83.5 MB)

2010 and earlier manual updates are not available, as these products are no longer supported. More info

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