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In recent times, Quickbooks has been one of the most utilized software in the industries. Due to a user-friendly interface and the easy installation process, it is easy to install and use the Quickbooks software. First, you are needed to install it on your system and then activate it on your system. Sometimes there are chances that the Quickbooks activator stops working. This is usually known as Quickbooks activation not working error. In this guide, we have explained you several ways in which you can get rid of the Quickbooks activation not working error.

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Important points before troubleshooting Quickbooks activation not working error

  • Make sure that you are using the correct product and the license number. You can check it on the back of the CD or you can check it in the email that you get after purchasing.
  • Next, make sure that the Quickbooks software is not active on your system.

Troubleshooting methods for Quickbooks activation not working error

All the methods that you can apply to resolve the Quickbooks activation not working error. Follow the steps mentioned in each method.

Set the time and date of your system

The very first method that we are going to mention is to verify that the time and date of your system is correct. 

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  • Initially, you are required to terminate the Quickbooks application from your system.
  • Next, you will have to click on the clock option and check the time and the date.
  • You have to make sure that the time and date is correct, In case it is not correct, you are needed to set the time to the correct time and date.
  • save the changes that you have made.
  • Once done, you will have to start the Quickbooks application and then go to the help section.
  • You are now needed to click on the activate option and then enter the activation key.

End all processes related to the Quickbooks

The next solution that we are going to discuss is to end all the processes that are related to the Quickbooks software. You can go to the task manager to end all the processes. Other than that, you can also use the Quickbooks refresher tool to get rid of the issue. It will help you to refresh all the processes that are running in the background. Once you are done with this, you are needed to start the Quickbooks again and activate it.

Install the Quickbooks install diagnostic tool

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The other method is to download and use the Quickbooks install tool on your system to fix every issue that you are facing with the installation files of the Quickbooks software. Once you have installed the install tool on your system, you are needed to run it and then try to activate the Quickbooks. 

Make a new user account

the next step is to create a new account for windows as an admin. Follow the steps according to the Windows version you are using. We have mentioned steps for both Windows 7 and Windows 8.

If you are using Windows 7

  • First, you are needed to click on the Settings option.
  • Next, you will have to click on the accounts option.
  • After this, you will have to click on the option to add another person.
  • Next, you will have to click on the option that you do not have login information.
  • After this, you will have to click on the option to add users.
  • Next, you will have to type the name of the account and then proceed with it.
  • In the account type option, you are needed to select the admin option.
  • Next, you are needed to sign in using your new account.
  • Lastly, you will have to start Quickbooks and then activate it.

If you are using Windows 8

  • The very first step is to go to the control panel on your system.
  • Next, you will have to go to the accounts option and then click on the manage account option.
  • After this, you will have to click on the option to create a new user. 
  • You are now required to fill in the required details.
  • Once done, you are then needed to click on the finish button to end the process.
  • Next, you are required to log in to your system with the new account that you have created.
  • Lastly, you will have to start the Quickbooks software and then try to activate it.

Activate MSXML again

The next solution is to activate the MSXML again on your system. We have mentioned the steps for both 64-bit operating system and a 32-bit operating system. Follow all steps in the same manner as they are mentioned.

For a 64-bit OS

  • First, you need to hit the start button and then go to the command prompt on your system.
  • Make sure you run it as an admin.
  • Next, you will have to type cd/windows/syswow64.

For a 32-bit OS

  • First, you will have to click on the windows icon and in the run window, you will have to type cmd.
  • Then, hit the enter key and open the cmd.
  • Next, you will have to type regsvr32 MSXML4.dll.
  • Lastly, you will have to type regsvr32 MSXML6.dll.

All the methods that we have mentioned are enough to resolve the Quickbooks activation not working error. In case even after applying the above-mentioned methods, the error persists, contact our experts for manual guidance on the issue.

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