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QuickBooks Error Code 1930

QuickBooks Error Code 1930


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QuickBooks Error Code 1930 occurs when a user tries to install QuickBooks or update it. This error indicates that the Windows Installer service cannot update or access a particular file, which can cause problems with the installation process.

Here are some steps you can take to resolve QuickBooks Error Code 1930:

Restart your computer: Sometimes, simply restarting your computer can resolve the error. This can help refresh the Windows Installer service, which may be causing the issue.

Use the QuickBooks Install Diagnostic Tool: Intuit provides a free tool called the QuickBooks Install Diagnostic Tool, which can help diagnose and fix installation errors. Download and run this tool to see if it can resolve the error.

Check your antivirus software: Sometimes, antivirus software can interfere with the installation process. Temporarily disable your antivirus software and try the installation again.

Re-register Windows Installer: Re-registering the Windows Installer service can help fix issues with installation. Follow these steps to re-register the service:
a. Click the Windows Start button and type “cmd” in the search box.
b. Right-click on Command Prompt and select “Run as administrator.”
c. Type “msiexec /unregister” and press Enter.
d. Type “msiexec /regserver” and press Enter.
e. Close the Command Prompt window and try the installation again.

If these steps do not resolve the error, you may need to reach out to QuickBooks customer support for further assistance.

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QuickBooks error 1930 is an installation error that occurs when you’re trying to install QuickBooks software on your Windows computer. This error message typically appears with the following message:

“Error 1930: “Error registering the QuickBooks company file.”

The error message may occur due to several reasons, such as incorrect permissions on the Windows Registry, damaged or corrupt QuickBooks installation files, or an incomplete installation of the software.

To troubleshoot this QuickBooks  error code 1930, you can try the following steps:

  1. Verify that you have administrative rights to install software on the computer.
  2. Disable any antivirus software temporarily during installation.
  3. Try installing QuickBooks as an administrator.
  4. Repair your QuickBooks installation.
  5. Run the QuickBooks Install Diagnostic Tool.
  6. If none of these steps work, try reinstalling QuickBooks using a clean install.

If you’re still encountering the error after trying these steps, it may be best to contact QuickBooks technical support for further assistance.

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