How to Rectify QuickBooks Error Code 15101?

As it is already known to you that QuickBooks is an accounting software, it also a leading software and one that is trusted by millions of small and medium-sized businesses. This multi-tasking software helps business persons to accept payments, generate invoices, pay employees, keep a track of the inventories, etc.

Despite being an innovative software, like every other software, QuickBooks is not devoid of technical glitches. It also faces errors at times. One such error is the QuickBooks error 15101 . In this tech blog, we are going to discuss all about the error 15101 and the ways to resolve it.

What is QuickBooks Error 15101?

QuickBooks error 15101 or payroll error is a run-time error which requires immediate attention; otherwise it may give rise to further technicalities. This error occurs when you use QuickBooks Premier Software .

Signs of QuickBooks error code 15101

  • Window crashes while working on it.
  • The software doesn’t respond.
  • The system or the software is responsively responsive to the mouse and keyboard inputs.

Ways to Resolve QuickBooks Payroll Error Code 15101

Solution 1: Install Digital Signature Certificate

  • Download and Install Digital Signature Certificate in the system.
  • Search for exe files.
  • Windows 7 users can visit Windows Search
  • Click More Results .
  • Click on the Computer icon .
  • Right click on the exe file and select Properties .
  • Select Digital Signature
  • Click on Details.
  • Choose View Certificate in digital signature details
  • Go to Certificate Window and select Install Certificate.
  • Click Next until a dialog box with Finish option appears.
  • Click on the Finish
  • Restart the computer.
  • Open QuickBooks.
  • Download the update once again.

Solution 2: Run reboot.bat files

  • Close the QuickBooks application.
  • Right-click on QuickBooks icon and select the Properties
  • On the Shortcut tab, click on Open File location.
  • Search for a reboot file from the list that appears.
  • Right-click onbat file and select Run as administrator.
  • Click Yes to get user account permission.
  • Restart your computer.
  • Open QuickBooks Desktop and click Install for updates (if any).

Solution 3: Check Internet Explorer Settings

  • Open Run window by pressing the Windows and R
  • Type CPL on the open box and click OK.
  • Select the General tab > Delete > Temporary Internet Files and Website Files.
  • Delete again.
  • Select the Connections
  • Click on LAN settings.
  • Detect settings and press OK.
  • In the Advanced tab, scroll down to the security section. Check if TLS 1.2 is checked and TLS 1.0 and TLS 1.1

Solution 4: Uninstall and Reinstall QuickBooks Desktop

  • Close the QuickBooks software.
  • Right click the QuickBooks
  • Go to the Properties tab.
  • In the Shortcut tab, click on the Open file location.
  • Search bat from the list on the screen.
  • Right-click thebat file.
  • Hit the Run as admin.
  • Click on the Yes tab to get User account permission.
  • Restart the system.
  • Open QuickBooks desktop.
  • Click on Install to download the latest updates (if any).
  • Rename the installation folder.
  • Download and run clean installation tool or rename the folders manually.
  • End the process by reinstalling QuickBooks software.

Solution 5: Configure the Firewall settings

  • Access the Start
  • Open Windows Firewall by searching for ‘ Firewall ‘ in the search box.
  • Move to Advanced Options .
  • Right-click Inbound Rules & choose a New Rule .
  • Move to Program option, by hitting Next .
  • Click on Browse .
  • Choose This Program Path .
  • Search for the QuickBooks executable files and select them.
  • Click Next Tab .
  • Allow the connection and hit Next again.
  • Double-check that all profiles are marked.
  • Click on Next tab .
  • Create a rule and name it. For example: “ QBFirewallException(name.exe) .”
  • Open QuickBooks and check if the error is fixed or not.

Concluding down!

Hopefully, the solutions in this article should help in fixing the QuickBooks Error code 15101 . The steps suggested here are suggested by our team of experts and are quite easily executable. If you face any further problem, feel free to contact us. Connect with the QuickBooks Support Team and give a missed call on 1-800-761-1787. Our team works 24*7 to provide expert QuickBooks services .