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What does Quickbook Error 15240 signify?

Error messages can sometimes be scary and frustrating! QuickBooks Error 15240 signifies that the update could not be completed due to some unforeseen reasons!

Some of the reasons include:

The windows registry is defiled from the current QuickBooks programming change

The download of QuickBooks programming is degenerate or has the fragmented establishment

Any other malware or virus attacks that have attached the Windows framework records or the QuickBooks documentation

QuickBooks records have been erroneously erased by some other program

Any of the above reasons could affect the download and cause Error 15240 to appear on the screen.

How to resolve Error code 15240?

Error code 15240 can be resolved through a series of trouble-shooting steps. However, if a perfect reason for the error is identified prior to setting up the system for resolutions, it will help in immediate fixing of error without wasting precious moments on identifying the cause.

If you are in a rush to complete a tax and want the payroll to be updated, call the reconcile books tech team for assistance. Otherwise, try the below resolutions to check if it can be resolved from your end.

Solution – I

To begin with, close the QuickBooks software and on the search window, key in C:Program files64-bit users:c:Program Files (x86)

Now, when you locate the Intuit folder, right-click on it to select ‘PROPERTIES’

Click on SECURITY < ADVANCED

Check if the owner of the current folder is in USER group. Otherwise, take over the ownership before downloading updates

Check if the error is fixed.

Solution – II

From ‘TOOLS’ tab, click on ‘INTERNET OPTIONS < ADVANCED

Check and select USE SSL2.0 and SSL 3.0

Once done, click on ‘APPLY’ and ‘OK’ to save changes

Some of the reasons include:

The windows registry is defiled from the current QuickBooks programming change

The download of QuickBooks programming is degenerate or has the fragmented establishment

Any other malware or virus attacks that have attached the Windows framework records or the QuickBooks documentation

QuickBooks records have been erroneously erased by some other program

Any of the above reasons could affect the download and cause Error 15240 to appear on the screen.

How to resolve Error code 15240?

Error code 15240 can be resolved through a series of trouble-shooting steps. However, if a perfect reason for the error is identified prior to setting up the system for resolutions, it will help in immediate fixing of error without wasting precious moments on identifying the cause.

If you are in a rush to complete a tax and want the payroll to be updated, call the reconcile books tech team for assistance. Otherwise, try the below resolutions to check if it can be resolved from your end.

Solution – I

To begin with, close the QuickBooks software and on the search window, key in C:Program files64-bit users:c:Program Files (x86)

Now, when you locate the Intuit folder, right-click on it to select ‘PROPERTIES’

Click on SECURITY < ADVANCED

Check if the owner of the current folder is in USER group. Otherwise, take over the ownership before downloading updates

Check if the error is fixed.

Solution – II

From ‘TOOLS’ tab, click on ‘INTERNET OPTIONS < ADVANCED

Check and select USE SSL2.0 and SSL 3.0

Once done, click on ‘APPLY’ and ‘OK’ to save changes



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