QuickBooks Desktop Freezes While Try To Open It

How to Fix & [Solved]

Call us @ ☎ 1-800-515-3107 If QuickBooks Desktop won't open, taking a long time, freezes, hang or not responding when you attempt to open it on Windows 10.

QuickBooks Desktop won't open, freezes, crashed, failed to open and has stopped working, or not responding on start-up. When you go to open QuickBooks Desktop, you get an error message (QuickBooks has stopped working), or no error display at all (nothing happens aka freezes or freezing).

QuickBooks Freezes While Try To Open It

What's the Significance of QuickBooks Desktop Freezes When Opening It?

• If you see Error saying QuickBooks Not Responding in between working at QuickBooks, Check out the QuickBooks closes unexpectedly or While working in QuickBooks, articles to gather more information about it.
• you need to click and see information on Error: QuickBooks has stopped working while working in the bank feeds module in 2014 in case you experience an above-said error at the time of working in the bank feed modules of QuickBooks 2014.

The Causes Behind QuickBooks Desktop Keep Freezes:

There could be many possible reasons to QuickBooks Desktop keeps freezing:

• 1. A Lengthy Company Name.
• 2. A lost QBWUSER.INI file or possibly damaged.
• 3. A Corrupted Hard Drive.
• 4. Program Files could be damaged.
• 5. A need of Latest Update / Release of QuickBooks Desktop.
• 6. Microsoft Windows OS Corrupted.

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Possible Solutions To Fix QuickBooks When Freezes on Startup:

There are approximately 7 solutions to fix QuickBooks freezing problem recommended by Intuit. You might get rid of the problem by applying the first solution or might have to use all of them step by step. Apply these solutions in the order arranged to get the best results.

Solution A: Download the QuickBooks Component Repair Tool and Run it on your computer.

Solution B: Transitorily stops your Anti-Virus software and restarts your computer.

• Try disabling the antivirus program temporarily in case QuickBooks Desktop still shows the Error after you open it. You may need to ask the assistance of an IT professional or check options from the help menu of the Anti-Virus program.
• Open the QuickBooks After momentarily stop the Antivirus.

Solution C: Rename The Files &.ECML

1) a. alter the name QBWUSER.ini
• Once you changed the QBWUSER.Ini, You will require to open again your company files from the freshly opened company files record, because the stored information gets deleted when you rename the file.
1) b. For Windows 8, 7 or 10
• Initiate the PC window by pressing the window sign + E.
• Select Folder & Search Options from the Organize Menu.
• Click on View Tab.( you can skip this step in Windows version 8 and click only at View at top of windows)
• Choose Show hidden files >> folder >> drives. In the advanced settings section, under hidden files.
• Visit on the next way:
C:\users\[your user name]\AppData\Local\Intuit\QuickBooks[2018] , In the C: Drive of your PC Window.
• Right Tick on the QWBUSER.INI file and rename it.
• Replace .INI with .INIold and hold the Enter key.

2) Follow these steps and add another name the EntitlementDataStore.ECML file.
• Close all QuickBooks actions running on your computer.
• Start the Entitlement data folder for your OS and QuickBooks version.
 Push MS Windows + R button and initiate the Run MS Window.
 Open (or copy & paste) C:\ProgramData\Intuit\Entitlement Client\v8 and then press Enter. Server 2003 SP2: C:\Documents and Settings\All Users\Application Data\Intuit\Entitlement Client\v8.
o Delete EntitlementDataStore.ecml file by Right clicking on it.
• Click the QuickBooks, start the company file and obey the directions to register the application.

3) If QuickBooks opens after performing above-said steps, try to start a sample file. If it's doesn't start, continue to Solution F as there might be issues with your windows. In case sample file opens, Proceed to Solution D as there might be damaged permission file in your selective company files.

Solution D: Reinstall QuickBooks and Update using Latest Release.
Delete QuickBooks and reinstall it using the Clean Install. Once you complete installation and replace all the program files, update the latest release of QuickBooks.

Solution E: Try Opening Company files from a different folder location.
The folder permission, where you put the company files can be corrupted sometimes at the time of working in windows. This is a system related problem and not an Intuit problem. Please catch the steps below:

• Open the computer window by pressing Windows + E.
• Explore for the data file with a .qbw file n extension. Browse to the data file location on the network drive, in case you are looking for the file on a network server ( for Eg. Z:\QBdata).
• Right-click and take COPY, once you find the company file.
• Right-click in a clear space in your C:\ and choose New > Folder.
• Name that folder as QBTEST.
• Open that folder after you name it and right click, Select Paste.
• Start QuickBooks and hold the CTRL key held below. ( It will pass initiating the currently open file and take you to No Company Open Window)
• Take Start or Reestablish an Actual Company and Peruse it to the C:\QBTEST folder you performed.
• Open the company file that was copied in the QBTEST folder.

There might be some folder/support corrupted in the original location of the file, in case the company file opens successfully. It is recommended to get these damaged file/folder permissions repaired by an IT professional.

Solution F: Create a New Windows Admin User.
Sometimes, the user files can get corrupted while using windows. So, you should create a new Windows Admin User and try to open QuickBooks under the New Admin User. In case, you need help with how to create a new user, you can visit https://support.microsoft.com/en-us/products/windows?os=windows-10 .

Important: These Troubleshooting Steps are for the Windows Operating System and not for the Intuit Product. These can become crucial while reinstalling or repairing the.NET framework. It may also require Rebooting / Restart your computer several times. In case you are not comfortable performing the troubleshooting on your own, it is highly recommended to consult a Well Qualified IT professional or your computer's manufacturer.

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