How to Fix Quickbooks Update Error Code 12007

by Sophia Miller Executive

QuickBooks technical support

Despite being the best accounting software for managing the financial records and filing the tax returns, QuickBooks is nowhere back in the error field. While working on the software, you might face some common or complex glitches, which can be annoying and frustrating. One such error is the QuickBooks Error Code 12007. This error happens to appear when a user tries to download the latest QuickBooks Desktop or Payroll updates. The computer security settings of blocking might be the reason for this error. In order to overcome this error, you can either follow the below-mentioned troubleshooting steps or simply get on a call with the experts at the QuickBooks customer service number and ask for quick and proper assistance.


1.    Make sure that your default browser is ‘Internet Explorer.’

·       Open ‘Run’ by pressing the ‘Windows+R’ key on the keyboard.

·       In the search bar type, ‘INETCPL.CPL and click ‘OK.’

·       Now, select the ‘Program tab’ and click on ‘Make Internet Explorer the default browser.’

·       In case it is not, the default app window will open, and you can select Internet Explorer as the default search browser.


2.    Keep a check on the Internet Explorer Setting

·       Firstly, close the QuickBooks Desktop and open the ‘Run’ window by pressing the ‘Windows+R’ key on the keyboard.

·       In the search bar type, ‘INETCPL.CPL and click ‘OK.’

·       Now, press the ‘Internet Icon’ on the security tab and make sure that the security level of this zone is between medium to high.

·       Then, by clicking on the ‘Connection Tab,’ select the ‘LAN Settings’ and place a tick on the ‘Automatically Detect Settings’ tab.

·       Also, make sure that the proxy server of your LAN in unchecked because if not, you might have to enter the respective address and port.

·       Now, click ‘OK.’

·       Then in the ‘Advanced Tab,’ scroll your cursor to the security section and make sure that the ‘Use TLS 1.2’ is also checked and then click ‘OK.’

·       Lastly, restart your computer.


3.    Update the QuickBooks software to the latest release

·       Close the QuickBooks Desktop and press the ‘CTRL’ key on the keyboard.

·       Double-click on the ‘QuickBooks Desktop Icon’

·       Do not release the CTRL key until the ‘No Company Open Window’ pops up on your QuickBooks.

·       Now, go the ‘Help’ section and ‘Update the QuickBooks Desktop’ by clicking on the ‘Update’ tab on the top.

·       It is advised to first check the ‘Reset Updates’ and then click on ‘Get Updates.’

·       Then click ‘OK’ and restart the QuickBooks software. In case it asks for new updates, click on ‘YES.’


4.    Check all the security software’s

At times, the unwanted virus and malware prevent the QuickBooks Desktop to launch updates. In such scenarios, you can pause it for a temporary period, check all the security software has and then start updating the software.


5.    Use QClean tool and uninstall QuickBooks

In case none of the above mentioned steps help you in solving the issue, you are suggested to use the QClean Tool and uninstall or reinstall your QuickBooks software on your system.


If even after that you think of getting quick and perfect solutions, you can get in touch with professionals at the QuickBooks phone number. They are trained and qualified to assist you 24*7.


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