This article is really helpful if you are having trouble logging into your QuickBooks. Many times when you try to open QuickBooks by clicking on the QuickBooks desktop icon or on the company file icon it just appears partially or doesn’t open and neither does it show any error. There could be several reasons that prevent QuickBooks from opening. QuickBooks support team will provide you solutions on how you can resolve the issue with your QuickBooks desktop.
You may try rebooting your system to resolve your issue or call on
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If the QuickBooks doesn’t open, don’t click repeatedly on the icon since this may also prevent QuickBooks from opening successfully. Allow sufficient time to the program to load before trying again.try again once you see QuickBooks not responding or QuickBooks desktop won’t open message on your screen.
Given below are some solutions to resolve the issue. Follow the solutions in the given order to get desired results.
Solution 1: Resolving the error using QBRefresher Tool
Sometimes the QuickBooks processes get stuck or stop working which are running in the background. This could be because of multiple internal conflicts. The best way to resolve this is by downloading the QBRefresher Tool. The tool ends all the QuickBooks processes running in the background, and performs a mini-repair to make things work in proper order.
Run the tool and try to open your QuickBooks again. If you face the problem again, proceed to solution 2.
Solution 2: Resolving the error by suppressing the QuickBooks Desktop application
There could be an issue with your company file which is preventing QuickBooks desktop to open. Either the company file is damaged or corrupted. In that case, you need to make sure that the QuickBooks program is working properly and the issue is with the company file. Isolate your previous company file in order to prevent QuickBooks from opening that file. Follow the steps given below:
- Open QuickBooks by Right-clicking the QuickBooks Desktop icon and holding the control (ctrl) key.
Note: make sure you do not release the Ctrl key until No Company Open window appears, QuickBooks freezes or an error is shown on the screen.
- Now open the QuickBooks Company file.
Solution 3: Resolve the error by restarting your computer
Restarting the computer will wipe away all the programs running in the background and turns up the system from scratch. Open your QuickBooks again after restarting your computer. All the programs or any background process preventing QuickBooks from opening will stop.
Solution 4: Resolving the error using QBInstall Tool
The QuickBooks connection diagnostic tool will resolve a wide variety of errors that may be preventing QuickBooks desktop to open .download and run the tool to get errors resolved. Follow the steps given below.
- Download the QuickBooks Install Diagnostic Tool.
- Once the tool is downloaded, install it by saving the file on the local desktop .follow the steps prompted on the screen.
- Close all the programs running on your system before running the QBInstall Tool.
Note: It may take a few moments for the tool to run and process the errors. Check your internet settings if the tool doesn’t work or is running slow.
- Once the tool completes its process of resolving the error, restart your computer.
Solution 5: Resolve the error by Repairing your QuickBooks Desktop Installation
Repairing QuickBooks desktop installation will replace all the damaged installation files of QuickBooks desktop which may be preventing your QuickBooks to open.
Solution 6: resolve the error by performing a Clean Installation of QuickBooks Desktop
If nothing helps, you can try reinstalling your QuickBooks. A clean installation will not remove your company files.
Contact our QuickBooks support team before you perform a reinstallation of the software to prevent unwanted issues.