- 1 What is a Script Error in QuickBooks & How to Fix It?
- 2 Reason Behind The Quickbooks Script Error
- 3 How to Resolve QuickBooks Script Error?
- 3.1 1. Solution One:
- 3.2 Step One
- 3.3 Step Two
- 3.4 Step Three
- 3.5 Step Four
- 3.6 Step Five
- 3.7 Step Six
- 3.8 1. Solution Two : Script debugging has been turned on
- 3.9 2. Solution Three : Security application is preventing the script from functioning
- 3.10 3. Solution Four: QuickBooks data file is corrupted
- 3.11 4. Solution Five : The Windows User is damaged
- 3.12 5. Solution Six : The script processing software has been damaged
- 3.13 6. Solution Seven : Malware has been installed
- 4 Other Measures
What is a Script Error in QuickBooks & How to Fix It?
QuickBooks is a software equipped with amazing features to automate the financial and accounting operations of your small and medium-size business. The most reliable part of the software is its ability to compute the accounting front with great quality.
Consequently, it helps the businesses to focus on their priorities by truncating the accounting and financial ado. With all the great features, it’s unknown to no one that QuickBooks becomes a valuable asset for the business over time. But at times, some erroneous situation arrives and hinders the work process by restricting the user ability. One of such common errors is QuickBooks Script Error. In this article, we are going to resolve this issue by following a few simple steps.
Reason Behind The Quickbooks Script Error
To resolve any issue, we must know the reason behind it.
- So, when we talk about the reason behind QuickBooks Script Error, it happens because of the settings of the browser we access QuickBooks services at.
- QuickBooks uses Internet Explorer to show its webpages.
- Changes within the settings of Internet Explorer could cause QuickBooks to glitch in showing web-based pages and result in Script Error.
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How to Resolve QuickBooks Script Error?
1. Solution One:
Following the resolution provided by Intuit, we can resolve the error in no time. However, we need to make sure that notifications for every script error are turned off on the Internet Explorer (whichever version you are using).
Just follow these simple steps to resolve the QuickBooks Script Error:
Total Time: 8 minutes
Open the Internet Explorer.
Access the Tools menu (In case you could not find the Tools menu, you would need to press Alt key to make the hidden options visible)
Now select the Internet Options.
Click on the Advanced Tab.
Now, we will delete the delete the “Display a notification about every error script” box.
We will Click Ok.
This simple method provided above should be able to resolve the QuickBooks Script Error.
1. Solution Two : Script debugging has been turned on
- Go to Internet explorer and select the Tools menu and then ‘Internet Options’.
- Now select the ‘Advanced’ tab
- Go to the ‘Settings’ box and select ‘Disable script debugging (Internet Explorer)’ and ‘Disable script debugging (Other)’.
2. Solution Three : Security application is preventing the script from functioning
Security application(s) must be configured to permit scripts when QuickBooks Desktop is processing or installed completely.
Important: If security application is disabled, new data input will be disabled, which will block functions as long as the application is installed. Contact IT experts if needed.
3. Solution Four: QuickBooks data file is corrupted
The data damage must be resolved. For any data-related problem, contact QuickBooks Desktop Support Team.
4. Solution Five : The Windows User is damaged
A new Windows administrator user must be created.
5. Solution Six : The script processing software has been damaged
- Java, Adobe Flash and .NET Framework must be reinstalled.
- Windows admin access must be available for these installations.
- Windows 8 users might not be able to install the applications with Internet Explorer and will have to use a different browser or use ‘Windows Updates’.
6. Solution Seven : Malware has been installed
Run a full system scan to check if the computer or applications have been corrupted.
1. Method one : Checking operating system files
On the Start menu, choose ‘Search’ and type in ‘SFC/SCANNOW’ in the search box to check all system files. If a problem is detected, user must follow all the recommended steps.
Note: The process is lengthy and will run for several minutes.
2. Method Two : Checking for disk errors
- Go to ‘Windows Start’ and choose ‘Computer’.
- User must now right-click the C:/ drive and navigate to the ‘Tools’ tab.
- Windows 7 users might have to go to ‘Properties’ to select ‘Tools’.
- In the ‘Error Checking’ section, select the ‘Check Now’ button.
Note: In the ‘Check Disk’ window, user must not check the two boxes unless indicated by the IT department or an IT expert.
Need Professional Help?
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