QuickBooks Error PS077 - How to Fix Payroll Update Problem?

How to Fix & [Solved]

Are you getting QuickBooks payroll error code PS077 or PS032? “When attempting to download payroll updates”, call us @ ☎ (800) 515-3107.

Something as simple as downloading payroll updates in QuickBooks can come to a halt and your screen shows error PS032 or PS077 in your QuickBooks software. Sometimes you even get QuickBooks payroll error code 17337 “during downloading a payroll update".

QuickBooks Error PS077

Causes Behind QuickBooks Payroll Error PS077

The error ps077 with the message QuickBooks is having trouble installing payroll tax table update may be due to any of the following causes:

  • Your copy of QuickBooks is not registered.
  • Your company file is damaged.
  • The tax table file in components/payroll folder is damaged.
  • The billing information is not correct or it is outdated.

You May Follow the Following Steps to Resolve QuickBooks Error PS077 Code:

Approach 1
  • Check to see if your copy of QuickBooks is registered and if not then do it.
  • Check for your version of QuickBooks. Update it to the latest release
  • Check that your billing information is up to date.
  • Run QuickBooks repair utility
Approach 2
  • Change user account control settings in windows and for this press Windows key and press R key and type in Control Panel and click on OK.
  • Navigate to and pick User Accounts and select User Accounts (classic view) and then click on Change user account control settings and then click on Yes.
  • Set Never to Notify and click OK and this will turn user account control off.
  • If you pick always notify and click OK it will turn user account control on.
  • Restart the computer and run QuickBooks to see if the problem is resolved.
Approach 3
  • Note down your QuickBooks license number. Open QuickBooks and then Home and press F2 to
  • Know your license number and then close window.
  • If it is a server installation you may have a QuickBooks desktop database server and a QuickBooks Desktop installed. If so, proceed to the next step. If not, ignore.
  • Back up QuickBooks company file.
  • Open control panel in Windows and double-click on Add Remove Programs
  • Check from the list for multiple versions of QuickBooks. If more than one shows up, select QuickBooks Desktop and then click on change/remove or uninstall and click on next button and select remove and then next.
  • Restart Windows and QuickBooks.
Approach 4
If QuickBooks is in a server environment, close QuickBooks on all computers and run payroll update from the server.

Approach 5
  • If there is only one installation of QuickBooks start Windows in selective startup mode and carry out a clean install of QuickBooks. Then carry out payroll tax table update. Then restart windows and return to normal startup. These processes are done by pressing Windows key and typing in msconfig and choosing selective startup first and then normal startup after the process is complete.
  • IF there are multiple installations of QuickBooks Desktop remove additional installations and reset QuickBooks update.
  • Restart and then run QuickBooks Payroll tax table update, re-resort the list and verify data. You should get a clear completion message when updates download and install.
If the issue still remains unresolved we are always here to assist you. You can phone us for help.
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