QuickBooks Error Code 80029c4a on Windows 10

How to Fix & [Solved]

Call us @ ☎ 1-800-515-3107 If you get QuickBooks Error Code 80029c4a on Windows 10 “Error loading type library/DLL" 

QuickBooks does show some errors from time to time depending on the situation. One error that can show up with QuickBooks desktop is error message 80029c4a.

The screen will show that there was an unexpected error reported while trying to run QuickBooks with company file.

The Cause Behind QuickBooks Error 80029c4a

The most probable cause for error code 80029c4a is that there is an error in loading type library/ DLL. This problem has been resolved by QuickBooks in its desktop 2016, 2017 and 2018 releases so updating will most probably result in the error not showing up. However, the error can still show and in this case you can try the following approach.

Approach #1 - Uninstall & Reinstall Your QuickBooks Software

  • Uninstall QuickBooks but save company file and another date before uninstalling.
  • Next, reinstall using a clean install.
  • Run QuickBooks and then update to latest release. Make sure you close all open company accounts and log off and then run QuickBooks as administrator by right clicking on QuickBooks icon and selecting run as administrator.
  • Go to help, update QuickBooks and options and select mark all button and then click on save.
  • Select update now and click on reset update and click on get updates.
  • Update process initiates. When it completes close QuickBooks.
  • Launch QuickBooks and if it asks for installation of updates click on yes.
  • Close QuickBooks and restart the computer and then try again. The problem should be solved. 

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Note: If it is a multi-user environment please proceed with care before uninstalling and reinstalling QuickBooks. All users will need to update to the same release in a multi-user environment.

  • Check for the license number and product number by running QuickBooks and pressing F2 and then noting it down. You will need it during the reinstall process. Also, note the product release number.
  • Go to the control panel and to add/remove programs and choose to uninstall QuickBooks, not repair it.
  • You can use QuickBooks CD for a reinstall but it is better to go to QuickBooks support download site, find out your version of QuickBooks and download it because it will have the latest patches and bug fixes.
Read This: How to Restore Backup in QuickBooks?

Approach #2 -  Start Your Antivirus Software to Check Issues

  • Sometimes the problem may be due to a virus that has corrupted the DLL file. If a virus infection has affected QuickBooks DLL file then your antivirus program will quarantine it and error code 80029c4a will be displayed.
  • Run the antivirus program and view the quarantined file section to see if QuickBooks DLL file is quarantined.
  • In this case first, clean your system of all viruses and malware.
  • Uninstall and reinstall QuickBooks and carry out steps as detailed in approach one to get updates.

Approach #3 - Run Reboot.bat Program

QuickBooks suggest that you reboot your system. Try it to see if the error disappears. It works, especially if you never shut down your system and always keep it in sleep mode when not in use.

Read This: QuickBooks stops responding when opening company file - Know how to troubleshoot it.

Approach #4 - Run QuickBooks for Latest Updates

Simply run updates on QuickBooks to see if it fixes the problem but be careful if there are multi-users.

If the error still remains, Call our technical support experts, will help you to fix this error.

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