QuickBooks License Error: Dial +1888-382-7559 For Instant Support

After installing QuickBooks Desktop on your system, adding license number and product number is the second step to activate QuickBooks on your system. Without a license number, you can’t activate and work on your QuickBooks software. However, there can be some situations when you can face several errors related to the license errors in QuickBooks. You can face QuickBooks License Error if you have used your license for more than the permitted number of users and you get the following error message:

QuickBooks License Error: You have exceeded the maximum number of users who can access the company at one time.

QuickBooks License Error

QuickBooks License Error: Causes Behind The Error

  • The number of users added exceeds the limit of permitted users.
  • The log file has got stuck and your system requires a reboot.
  • The file that stores your license data is damaged.
  • Damaged or improper installation of QuickBooks Desktop.
  • You don’t have a valid license or product number.
  • Firewall settings are restricting QuickBooks to read the license properties.

How To Fix The License Error

Resolving the license error in QuickBooks is not that complicated and can easily be resolved by following the steps provided in this section:

Sync License Data Online

  • From the main menu, go to Help > Control my license > Integrate license data online > OK.
  • Again, from the main menu, go to go to Help > Control my license > Purchase license for extra order.
  • Make sure that only the permitted number of users are added.

Shut Down All Workstation

  • Close QuickBooks Desktop and all other related processes.
  • Restart all the connected workstations after performing the steps mentioned above.

Clear The Contents Of The Entitlement Data Folder

  • Login to the server as an administrator.
  • Open the Windows Explorer by pressing Windows + E
  • Go to Organize and then choose Folder and Search
  • Navigate to the View
  • Put a checkmark on Show hidden files and folders and remove the checkmark from Hide system operating files.
  • Click Yes and OK.
  • Navigate to the folder: C:\Program Data\Intuit\Entitlement Client\XX (XX refers to the version of QuickBooks)
  • Press CTRL + A + Del keys and then click on Yes to the pop-up message.
  • Now, open QuickBooks and complete registration process.

Rename The WSActivity File

  • Open the Windows Explorer by pressing Windows + E
  • Navigate to the folder: C:\Program Data\Intuit\QuickBooks Point of Sale XX\Ini.
  • Right-click on the WSActivity and from the drop-down options, select Rename.
  • Add the word OLD in the starting of the file name. Example: OLDWSActivity.
  • Run QuickBooks and check whether the issue is resolved or not.

Set Internet Security & Third-Party Firewall To Allow Access

  • Go to firewall configuration settings, ports and paths.
  • Troubleshoot connectivity tool.

Uninstall And Reinstall QuickBooks Desktop

  • Open the Control Panel and navigate to the Programs and Features
  • Locate QuickBooks from the installed programs list and click on Uninstall/Change.
  • Follow the onscreen prompts to uninstall the program completely.
  • Now, install QuickBooks properly.
  • Go to the Help menu and go to Manage my license > Buy additional user license.
  • See the number of Licensed Users and validates its identity.

Call Us For Support

The provided solutions should be helpful for you in resolving the QuickBooks License Error and you should now be able to login and work on your QuickBooks Desktop. The provided steps are recommended by Intuit itself and performing them is totally safe. But you need to make sure that you perform these steps carefully. If you are not able to resolve the error by following these solutions or you have any kind of doubt, you can connect with the technical support department of Intuit by dialing our toll-free QuickBooks Support Phone Number +1888-382-7559 and get your issues resolved.

QuickBooks Error 3371: How To Fix License Not Verified Issue?

Intuit has given several features into QuickBooks that includes remote access capabilities, electronic payment functions, payroll assistance, and customer and inventory management. QuickBooks has also introduced the features of online banking and reconciliation, mapping features by integrating with Google Maps and improvement in e-mail functionality through Microsoft Outlook and Outlook Express. There can be some error which might hinder the workflow. QuickBooks Error 3371 is one such error.

QuickBooks Error 3371: How To Fix License Not Verified Issue?

Sometimes you can see an error message on your screen:

 ‘Could not initialize license properties [Error 3371, Status Code- 11118] QuickBooks could not load the license data. Missing or damaged files may be the reason for this’. 

In order to work on your QuickBooks Desktop, the license information needs to be revised and validated, every time. If the license containing file is damaged, the QuickBooks will fail to open and will show the above error message.  You can also call toll-free QuickBooks Tech Support Number +1888-382-7559 for further guidance.

Cause Of QuickBooks Error 3371 Status Code 11118

  • dat- If your license key file is damaged, the QuickBooks will not be able to retrieve information from it. So your QuickBooks Desktop will not open. It opens only when the license key file is read, reviewed and validated by QuickBooks.
  • Damage MSXML component- You need MSXML, a Microsoft component by QuickBooks Desktop to run. This component helps in reading the dat file, which open your QuickBooks Desktop. If the component is damaged, the license key will not be validated and hence QuickBooks Desktop will not open.
  • Anti-virus-sometimes anti-virus also stops QuickBooks Desktop from opening.
  • Old Windows Version– Older version of windows could also be the possible reason for not opening of QuickBooks Desktop.

How To Resolve QuickBooks Error 3371 Status Code 11118?

  • Make sure that your Windows is up to date. If it does not then update your Windows first and then try installing QuickBooks.
    • Select the Windows logo.
    • Select All Programs.
    • Click Windows Update.
    • Once you have installed the new update, try installing QuickBooks again.
  • If that doesn’t work you can try the following procedure:
    • Press Windows Key + R. It will open the run window.
    • In that same window type in C:\ProgramData\Intuit\Entitlement Client\v8. Else, open the correct location where QuickBooks saves the entitlement information and then click on OK. Now Windows Explorer will open at that location.
    • Select to the .ecml, Right-click on it and select to delete it.
    • Close this window and then run QuickBooks again. a message will appear asking you to register the product again.

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The above-mentioned methods will help you to resolve the QuickBooks Error 3371 Status Code 11118. This error is related to damage in the programs which is in your system. So fixing those damages should help you resolve the issue. But still, if you are not able to solve the issue, call the toll-free QuickBooks Support Phone Number +1888-382-7559 and the highly experienced QuickBooks Advisors who will resolve your issues in quick time will assist you.

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