How to Create Subitems in QuickBooks

Items Used:

MetaBox, QuickBooks

Preparation method:

Creating an item as a subitem of another item is one way to easily organize reports for a group of similar items.

Your accounting data is not affected by having or not

having items as subitems.

To make an item a subitem of another item, follow these


From the menu bar, select Lists, Item List.
Double-click the item you want to assign as a subitem.

The Edit Item dialog box opens.
Select Subitem Of checkbox, as shown here

Other information:

You can merge only items of the same type. Duplicate service item types can be merged together, but a service item type cannot be merged with a noninventory item type.