With the departure of chief executive officer William H. Harris, Intuit Inc. loses the day-to-day leadership of a key navigator of the company's journey into the Internet age.

Intuit announced late Thursday that Mr. Harris would be temporarily succeeded by chairman William V. Campbell and would remain on Intuit's board.

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