How to fix error code 15271 in QuickBooks Payroll?

I am getting this error code 15271. Please help me.

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Here, I am going to help you to fix QuickBooks payroll error code 15271 that appears during program installation, while a Intuit Inc.-related software is running, during Windows startup or shutdown. It occurs due to incomplete installation or corrupt download of QuickBooks Pro software.

RE: How to fix error code 15271 in QuickBooks Payroll?

Let’s start to fix it:

  • Click the Start button.
  • Type “command” in the search box… DO NOT hit ENTER yet!
  • Hold CTRL-Shift on your keyboardand hit ENTER.
  • You will be prompted with a permission dialog box.
  • Click on
  • A black box with a blinking cursorwill open.
  • Type “regedit” and hit ENTER.
  • In the Registry Editor, choose the Error 15271-related key you want to back up.
  • From the File menu, choose Export.
  • In the Save In list, select the folder where you want to save the QuickBooks Pro backup key.
  • In the File Name box, enter a file name like “QuickBooks Pro Backup”.
  • In the Export Range box, make sure”Selected branch” is selected.
  • Click on

The file is then saved with a .reg file extension and you have backup of your QuickBooks Pro-related registry entry.

Hope this answer will be helpful for you. If you have any query related to QuickBooks, ask to best accounting assistance from QuickBooks Payroll support team @ 1-855-441-4417.


Answered on July 18, 2017.
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