Managing business finance has become easy with theQuickBooks, but thereisthe time when users can face issue while using this accounting software. One such error is QuickBooks software has stopped working after Windows 10 update. However, you don’t need to worry as you can resolve this issue by calling QuickBooks customer care number that stays accessible at all 24 hours.
How to fix when QuickBooks Stopped Working?
Follow the below-mentioned steps to resolve the issue of QuickBooks stopped Working after Windows 10 Update:
You first need to search QBWUSER.inifolder.
Location: \Users\[name]\AppData\Local\Intuit\QuickBooks [XXXX]
Now right click on the QBWUSER.ini, to “Rename” it.
You have to Add .old at the end of the previous company file name.
And then rename itEntitlementDataStore.ecml file.
Tap a file if the application opens after renaming either EntitlementDataStore.ecml or QBWUSER.ini.
Right,Click on the QuickBooks to open the Properties.
Now you have to click on the Compatibility tab.
Then select the windows version to be it Windows 7/8/8.1/10.
Now click Apply > OK.
And then launch the program.
You first have to close the QBPOS program.
Then press Windows and R key together to open the Run dialog box.
You need to type msc and then press Enter key.
Then you have to select Intuit Entitlement Service v8 for the version you are using.
You need to the right on the Version > Properties.
Go to the drop-down listStartup type and select Automatic.
Click on Start if you wish to start the service and then close the properties windows and then Services window.
Now again, you have to open the POS program.
Click on Start Menus and search ‘sharing’ as it will enable Windows 10 Sharing access
Click on the Manage advanced sharing settings and check all the All Networks option
Now choose to Turn-off password protected sharing button and then save the changes.
Now open software for establishing the connection with your company file.
If QuickBooks still doesn’t open, then you should:
• Verify the QuickBooks QuickBooks hosting the database server.
• You also need to check the firewall port settings
• Even you have to ensure that the Configuration of File Sharing server is done correctly.
If all other solutions failed to resolve the issue, then you need to use the QB Install Diagnostic Tool for fixing it.
You need first to download the setup file of QBInstall tool.
Save the file in a secure location and then install it on your system.
Now run this program and remember it will take 20-25 minutes to complete the process.
Once the process is completed, don’t forget to restart your computer.
If the error persists even after implementing the troubleshooting steps, then you need to call QuickBooks help number to speak with the experts. This number stays available at all hours to help users in fixing the issue at hand.