QuickBooks desktop version in its true sense is made up of intuitive interface along with solid features that ensures the software is more amenable than other software. Furthermore, as long as the settings for job costing is configured correctly then the reports are quite accurate and in line with your finances. The trump card of Desktop version over online version is that you do not require network connection with QuickBooks desktop software, so in case your Internet connectivity is not stable you do not need to fret over the issue get help from QuickBooks Enterprise Customer Support
One error code of QuickBooks Desktop faced by users and in turn reported to QuickBooks experts is Error Code 3371 under which license of the software cannot be verified.
Once the new QuickBooks Desktop software is installed, user might face the issue of QuickBooks Error Code 3371 with any of the following three messages:
⏺ License of the software cannot be verified. “QuickBooks Error 3371: QuickBooks could not load the license data. This may be caused by missing or damaged files.”
⏺ License of the software cannot be verified. “[Error: 3371, Status Code -1] QuickBooks could not load the license data. This may be caused by missing or damaged files.”
⏺ License of the software cannot be verified. “[Error 3371, Status Code -11118] QuickBooks could not load the license data. This may be caused by missing or damaged files.”
The error 3371 occurs due to numerous reasons of which the three most common ones are illustrated below:
⏺ Due to Antivirus application, third party security software that actually affects the working process of some company files of QuickBooks.
⏺ Windows Operating System has become outmoded and is not in the best working condition without some much needed updates being installed.
⏺ Component or file needed by QuickBooks Desktop to run is corrupted or missing:
▩ QBregistration.dat – This is an installation file of QuickBooks which basically consists imperative details regarding the license and registration of the QuickBooks Desktop software. This file is highly crucial information, as every time the software is accessed this file is also opened to verify the license information. In case the file is corrupted or missing, QuickBooks Desktop might not get verified properly.
▩ Corrupted MSXML component - MSXML is a Microsoft component needed to run the QuickBooks Desktop software properly. This component helps QuickBooks Desktop to recover the details in the Qbregistration.dat file allowing QB to open.
⏺ User might face the problem of Error Code 3371 due to unsaved data. He or she might be accessing the company file before saving the needed data. Ensure that the file is first saved and then import the company file.
In order to resolve this error of desktop license non-verification, the best solution will be to approach the certified QuickBooks experts set up by Intuit themselves. However, there are certain tricks that a user can employ before approaching the Intuit guided team for which few points need to be kept in mind:
⏺ Ensure that the software is up to date with all the recent update patches released by Microsoft. This is imperative as its absence can lead to damage and corruption of the QuickBooks Desktop version.
⏺ In case the error continues after updating the operating system, certain tricks are laid out below which can be used to recover the software from most of the problems. The best solution will be to perform these tricks under expert guidance of an IT professional.
Two basic ways to tackle the QuickBooks Error Code 3371 are showcased below:
1. Update the Windows Operating System with latest and required updates
a. Locate and select on the logo of Windows.
b. From the options shown click on the All Programs option followed by the tab labeled Windows Update.
c. Once the required updates are installed and verified, try to install the QuickBooks software again.
2. In case the error still persists, the next option is to go forward with three main resolution methods as guided by the QuickBooks experts. The point to keep in mind, however, is that for best result, all the methods should be followed in the same order. Moreover, user should try to access the software after every method in order to verify which solution worked, but if the first solution does not work then the user should proceed to next one.
§ Develop the EntitlementDataStore.ecml file again which has become corrupted, in order to repair the registration and license problems.
§ Download and install the Intuit developed QuickBooks Install Diagnostic tool to verify and consequently resolve the problems occurred with MSXML, Microsoft .NET Framework and C++
§ Completely uninstall the software and then reinstall it employing clean install tool.
In the scenario, wherein the QuickBooks Error 3371 still persists even after completing the three mentioned resolution tips, it is advised to get in touch with QuickBooks Support having professional IT knowledge as well. They are adept in handling such errors and will guarantee provide users with feasible solution. Intuit has been trying to update its many features under QuickBooks software in order to accord users with improved quality of tools. Alternatively user can also connect with third party support agencies like AccountsPro at www.accountspro.co or call on Toll Free Number ☎ 1-800-474-0179 and connect with QuickBooks Customer Support today!
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