How to Fix QuickBooks Error 3371 Status Code -11118? – [Resolved]

Causes Behind The QuickBooks Error 3371 Status Code -11118

Could not initialize license property. [Error 3371, Status Code -11118] QuickBooks could not load license data. This can happen because of missing or damaged files. Some more reasons which we have mentioned below:

  • The desktop installation file which consists of the licence information for QuickBooks might be damaged. This file is initiated every time you start your QuickBooks application so that the licence information can be validated and accessed. Your QuickBooks application wont open if this file is corrupt.
  • The Microsoft Component (MSXML) is missing. This component is required by QuickBooks Desktop to access the information in the Qbregistration.dat file which helps in opening QuickBooks application.
  • Your Operating System and the anti-virus program being used in not updated which may be blocking your QuickBooks Desktop files.
  • You may get an error related to Right Networks and WebConnect users you fail to Save a file before trying to Open it. You must always save your .QBO file before importing it.

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To fix QuickBooks Error 3371 Status Code -11118

To fix this error, there are two possible solutions. The first one is Re-register your product & the other one is Re-Install Quickbooks. You must try both the solution, which are following below;

1. First Solution: Re-register your Product

You can follow the below steps for Re-register your Product:

  • Press Windows (Key) + R on your keyboard or select Window->Run. In the Run window enter the given path ”C:\ProgramData\Intuit\Entitlement Client\v8″ and click Ok
  • Once you hit OK you will be taken to “File Explorer Properties” dialog box, here click on “Open File Location” and hit OK
  • On this location right-click on the file named “EntitlementDataSource.ecml” and Delete it. Once done close the window
  • Next, run your QuickBooks application and register your Product again

2. Solution Two: Reinstall QuickBooks

Steps to follow to reinstall QuickBooks:

  • Select Windows Start Button >> Control Panel >> Windows Update. Click on “Check Online for updates from Microsoft Update”
  • Once the updation is done’, reinstall QuickBooks again

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  1. What does QuickBooks Error 3371 status code -11118 mean?

    QuickBooks error code 3371 is one of the most irritating errors that could not initialize the license properties. It appears when your operating system is not compatible with the current QuickBooks version.

  2. How can I resolve the QuickBooks Error 3371 status code – 11118 quickly?

    You can resolve this error in multiple ways such as updating the Windows operating system or you can install the latest Windows updates. Removing the ECML file and then renaming the entitlement file is also the best way to fix this error.

  3. Why does QuickBooks error 3371 status code – 11118 appear on my screen repeatedly?

    When your QuickBooks is unable to load the certified information or due to missing or damaged files, this error code repeatedly appears on your screen.

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