QuickBooks 3371 Error Code

How to Fix the QuickBooks 3371 Error?

One of the top software for your accounting needs, the QuickBooks software is designed and engineered by the intuit group who are noted for their high quality and innovative software. The company aims to help out small and medium businesses with finance management and accounting need. The software is simple and user-friendly and has multiple user interfaces and at the same time, it is an innovative and very accurate option to manage any such financial issues.

However, the users can face various types of errors while they are using the software and these issues are not always very easy to combat. If you face error message issues, you can get relevant onsite solutions as well. One of the major errors that you can face is the QuickBooks error 3371. You can follow the steps provided below or contact QuickBooks Desktop support for getting Quickbooks error 3371 resolved.

QuickBooks 3371 Error

Causes of QuickBooks Error Code 3371

The users can face trouble while trying to activate their QuickBooks and when they are trying to open the QuickBooks. This error codenamed as the QuickBooks error 3371. The error usually occurs on installing QuickBooks and can give you a lot of trouble when you are installing the software on a new device. However, this is a fixable error and hence the users can easily manage the trouble and ensure their QuickBooks account functions smoothly in the long run.

  • A few QuickBooks files like qbregistration.dat cannot be accessed or are damaged.
  • The Microsoft MSXML file is not able to execute.
  • The license message cannot be retrieved or validated.

Signs and Symptoms of QuickBooks Error 3371

  • The error code comes with a particular status code, if any, will appear.
  • As a deadly mistake, users will be unable to access company files and other data.
  • Some users might encounter a slowdown in inputs provided via a keyboard or mouse.
  • In rearmost situations, users might even encounter system crashes.

How to fix the QuickBooks Error 3371?

Procedure 1:

  • First and foremost the users must make sure their operating system updated and it has on par with the new windows release.
  • Try and remove the entitlementdatastore.ecml file that is usually located in the c drive in the program data folder for intuit. The path is C>program data>intuit>entitlement client>V8. Look up the file here and delete it. After this open QuickBooks again and then register for QuickBooks.

Procedure 2:

  • If the first procedure does not work, you can simply opt for cleaning and installing the QuickBooks again.
  • Download the QuickBooks clean install tool.
  • First, uninstall the QuickBooks program that is existing from the control panel>program> QuickBooks>click on uninstall and then remove the file.
  • Once you have installed the QuickBooks clean program click on the start button. You can simply search the intuit folder and rename it all as intuit old. Then you can reinstall the QuickBooks.

However, though these are easy to execute the procedure, the users may have trouble and to make sure that the trouble is solved and you can manage the account smoothly once more, the QuickBooks experts are always there at your service. You can ask them for help if these options do not work over the QuickBooks customer service helpline number contact that is toll-free and globally available to all the users across the world. The number is the best way to effortlessly handle the trouble that you have with the error messages on the software. Feel free to try out the number and get advice from the intuit advisor who knows the interface very well and is certified to help.


The trouble of error 3371 can solve manually with the onsite help links. You can also opt for customer support for these issues.

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