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What are the Different Methods to Overcome QuickBooks Error 1722?

What are the Different Methods to Overcome QuickBooks Error 1722?

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John Kartan
·Mar 8, 2022·

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If you ever get stuck because of the QuickBooks error 1722 while installing the QuickBooks Desktop or starting it after the installation, do not get bothered as the glitch is easy to handle. Along with the error code, you incur the following message as well, “Error 1722: QuickBooks has encountered a problem and needs to close. We are sorry for the inconvenience”. By referring to this article, you will acquire all the important information about the issue clearly.

If you are having a problem in dealing with the QuickBooks error 1722, immediately take guidance from our technical support team through 1.855.738.2891.

What Provokes the QuickBooks Desktop Error Message 1722?

To help you understand the reasons that cause the error to arise, go through the following enlisted points-

  • It might have happened that one of the third-party programs on your desktop has restricted the installation process of the QuickBooks Desktop.
  • If one of the Microsoft components, like the .NET Framework, has been damaged, you can face the same problem.

    How to Get Rid of the Installation Error Code 1722 in QuickBooks?

    Have a look at the following troubleshooting methods if you are unable to resolve the problem-

    SOLUTION 1: Switch Your Desktop To Selective Startup Mode to Install the QuickBooks Desktop

  • To begin the process, at first, you must open the ‘Run’ dialog box by hitting the ‘Windows + R’ keys.

  • In the box, type ‘MSConfig’ and tap on the ‘OK’ button.

  • Proceed towards the ‘General’ tab and click ‘Load system services’ and ‘Selective startup’.

  • Next, by moving to the ‘Services’ tab, mark ‘Hide all Microsoft Services’.

  • After hitting ‘Disable All’, remove the mark from the ‘Hide all Microsoft Services’ checkbox.

  • In the next step, you must ensure to choose the ‘Windows Installer’ checkbox.

  • Choose ‘OK’ and ‘Restart’.

  • Now, you are ready to install the QuickBooks Desktop.

  • Once you install the program, make sure to switch back to the normal startup mode.

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SOLUTION 2: Fix the Glitch By Repairing the Damaged Microsoft .NET Framework

  • Make sure no program is running on your Windows desktop.

  • Go to ‘Control Panel’ from the Windows ‘Start’ menu.

  • In the next window, click on the ‘Programs and Features’ option and then ‘Uninstall a Program’.

  • Further, hit ‘Turn Windows features on or off’.

  • Next, from the list, search for .NET Framework.

  • After that, you must check if the .NET Framework 4.5 checkbox has been checkmarked or not.

  • If not, enable it by checkmarking and clicking ‘OK’ to save the new changes.

  • Reboot your device.

  • If you see that the checkbox is marked, then deselect the checkbox.

  • To save the made changes, tap ‘OK’ and then start your system again.

  • In the end, after you reboot the computer, make sure to turn on the .Net Framework.

As we come to an end, we believe by now you have a thorough understanding of the QuickBooks error 1722. Although we have tried our best to convey all the valuable info to you, if you still have any queries, speak to our team of professionals at 1.855.738.2891.