How to Fix QuickBooks Error 15241 (QB Payroll Update Error)?

by Adelina Martin Bookkeeping & Accounting Solution For Small Busine

Want to fix the QuickBooks error 15241? Well, considering that we have come up with this post, where we will be talking about the causes and fixes of the QuickBooks error 15241. This error comes up with an error message that states “The payroll update didn’t complete successfully”. There can be a handful of causes behind the QuickBooks error code 15241.


We will be discussing the causes and fixes of the QuickBooks error 15241 in this blog post, make sure to read this post ahead. Or you can also contact our team for further assistance.


What leads to QuickBooks error 15241?

A few of the common causes of QuickBooks error 15241 are listed below:

·         Files related to the QuickBooks software got deleted mistakenly by any of the programs.

·         The registry files are corrupted.

·         The downloaded file or the installation file gets corrupted somehow.

·         Incomplete installation of the QuickBooks software.

·         Any sort of virus infection can end up in QuickBooks error code 15241.


Steps to fix the QuickBooks error 15241

The user can perform the below steps to fix the QuickBooks error 15241. The steps involved in here are as follows:

For Windows 7, 8, 10, or Vista:

·         The very first step is to close the QuickBooks desktop.

·         And then, click on the start tab on windows. Now, move to the computer and then right click and select manage.

·         The next step in the process is to be followed by Windows 10 users. They are supposed to click search tab on the taskbar and then look for Computer. And then right click the This PC option and select Manage.

·         After that, click on the services and applications option in the left pane.

·         In the right pane, the user needs to double click on the services option.


·         Move to the Intuit QuickBooks FCS and double click the same.

·         QuickBooks FCS properties window opens up and then move to the general tab and then click on the drop-down menu of start-up type and then choose the manual option.


·         The next step is to click on apply and then click on start and ok options respectively.

·         After that open the QuickBooks software.

·         And download the updates.

·         Also, update the payroll tax tables and you are good to go.


By now, the user might be successfully able to get rid of the QuickBooks error 15241. In case the error continues to trouble you, then feel free to reach out to our QuickBooks payroll technical support professionals right away at 1-800-761-1787.

We will be more than delighted to provide you with the best possible QuickBooks related support services instantly. 

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