QuickBooks Error Code 12007

QuickBooks Error Code 12007 generally takes place when the user is trying to update their QuickBooks Program or Update QuickBooks Payroll Application.

QuickBooks Error Code 12007


Common Reasons behind QuickBooks Error Code 12007 are:

  • Network Timeout – Interrupts Connection between QuickBooks Software and Network Server.
  • Firewall – Settings configured for Firewall are restrictive and stopping Internet connection between QuickBooks and Server.
  • Unchecked Secure Sockets Layer or Checkbox for SSL is cleared under the options of Internet Explorer.

Two basic resolutions

Resolution 1: Error Occured while Updating QuickBooks Software

Check Network Connection- Net connection setup between QuickBooks and server might be interrupted
Browse Knowledgebase- Go through similar articles providing resolution from the Intuit forums and community.
Customer Support Team- Connect with Intuit setup customer support team for QuickBooks for swift guidance in resolving the issue

Resolution 2: Error Occured while Updating QuickBooks Payroll Application

a. Open the QuickBooks Software
b. Click on Next tab on the error pop-up.
c. Select the Advanced Connection Settings option.
d. Under the window called the Internet, Properties click on Advanced tab
e. Followed by checking the below-mentioned options:

1. Use SSL 2.0
2. Use SSL 3.0

f. Now select the Apply option and then OK tab.
g. Close the window and then Restart the QuickBooks software.
h. Now again try to Update the QuickBooks payroll Application.