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How to fix QuickBooks Desktop Installation errors

Whenever you install a new software program on any of the operating system, be it Windows, IOS or others, it is quite common to encounter glitches. But in the case of the excellent accounting software QuickBooks, you can eliminate or even rectify the installation errors. This blog will help you out with some methods to do the needful. Installation Errors with QuickBooks Desktop might occur due to varied reasons. The culprits can be device, virus, any other program or the connection too. But to fix them from the roots, you can follow the given steps.

Fixing QuickBooks desktop installation errors

Method 1: Download & run the QuickBooks Install Diagnostic Tool

If you are hearing about this tool for the first time then you must get it fast. This tool will remove any error related to the software instantly. Here is how to use it.

  1. Download the QB Install tool
  2. Save the file on your desktop
  3. Close any open program then run the tool
  4. Restart the computer after completion to ensure the proper update

Method 2: Download Windows Update

You might be blaming the software for the errors but the real cause can be your operating system too. If your Windows are outdated, QB will not be able to install adequately. Check for any required updates and perform them, install the software later.

Method 3: Manual fixture

If the tool and updates do not fix your trouble then you can fix the components manually too. A layman who is not aware of the technical things will not be able to do the manual configuration at all. So it’s better to take help from the technical professionals.

Method 4: Install QuickBooks desktop in selective startup

  1. Press Windows + R and type the ‘msconfig’
  2.  In the general tab, select the selective startup and load the system services
  3. Go to the service tab and select hide all Microsoft services
  4. Choose to disable all
  5. Unmark the hide all Microsoft service checkbox
  6. Ensure that Windows installer is selected
  7. On the system configuration window, select restart

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These methods will surely resolve the trouble of installation without any much efforts. You can reach out to QuickBooks technical support number in case of any queries regarding the installation of the software.