How to Resolve QuickBooks Error 15107 While Updating QuickBooks Payroll

QuickBooks Error 15107 happens while updating the QuickBooks payroll or Desktop. Damaged or a corrupted file is the main cause of error code 15107. QuickBooks Payroll Update has been launched, users are successfully downloading and installing it but many times users got an error message with QuickBooks Error Code 15107, So here are the solutions how to deal with QuickBooks Error code 15107, check it out in The article, the detailed information is listed here. For any assistance call us our QuickBook Proadvisor consult you +1-844-405-0904

Why QuickBooks Error 15107 Occurs?

Here are some reasons that are the root cause of the QuickBooks Error 15107. Check the below points.

  • Infected Windows or corrupted registry file
  • Current QuickBooks update terminated forcefully
  • Incomplete QuickBooks update.

Solutions to fix QuickBooks Error 15107

Solution 1: Run the Reboot.bat File

Reboot.bat, QuickBooks Error 15107
  • First, close your QuickBooks Desktop.
  • Now, go to the QuickBooks icon on your desktop screen, and give a right-click on it.
  • Click on Properties
  • Next, click on the Open File Location
  • Go to the top right search field type reboot/reboot.bat.
  • When you view the file name reboot or reboot.bat extension, click on it and give a right-click on it
  • And, next click on Run as administrator
  • If any pop-up occurs on your screen, then click on Yes.
  • After performing these steps, restart your computer to execute the changes and again open your QuickBooks
  • Now, when you prompted to install the update then choose Update Now.

If this solution does not work for you then proceed to solution 2.

Solution 2: Again Download the Update 

Update QuickBooks Desktop
Update QuickBooks Desktop
  • First, close your QuickBooks Desktop
  • Now, follow the path C:\ProgramData\Intuit\QuickBooksXX\Components. Here XX indicates your QuickBooks version which you are using.
  • For an instance, QuickBooks Desktop 2020 is DownloadQB20
  • Now, here you need to rename the old name by changing it to the folder name as DownloadQBxx.OLD. like, DownlodQB20.OLD.
  • After renaming the folder, open your QuickBooks again.
  • Now, go to the Help, next look for the Update QuickBooks Desktop then click on Update Now.
  • Also, check the option i.e. reset the updates checkbox to roll back the update.
  • After performing the above steps, you can simply download the latest update just by clicking on the Get Updates button.
  • Wait until the download is complete and when it is complete, close, and reopen QuickBooks.
  • Install the available update by clicking Install Now.

Solution 3: Run QuickBooks Tool Hub

Run QuickBooks tool hub
Run QuickBooks tool hub
  • First, you have to download the QuickBooks Tool Hub and install it just by following the on-screen instructions.
  • Next, click on the Program Problems tab and look for the Quick Fix my Program and click and run it. This tool might take some time to run.
  • When completed, open QuickBooks Desktop again.

Solution 4: Download and Install QuickBooks File Doctor

Install QuickBooks file doctor
Install QuickBooks file doctor

QuickBooks File Doctor will help you to automatically set the firewall and antivirus settings, which may restrict the update to install.

  • First, you have to download the QuickBooks Tool Hub and install it just by following the on-screen instructions.
  • When your installation completed, then click on Finish
  • Next, open the QuickBooks Tool Hub, it will be on the desktop screen
  • Now, go to the Company File Issues tab Look for the QuickBooks File Doctor and run the tool.
  • Browse to choose the company file
  • Next, click on check your file and network
  • Now, click on Continue
  • Insert the QuickBooks Admin password and then go to Next.
  • Now scan starts, it might take some time, this scan time depends on your company file size. Once the scan completed, hopefully, your issue will be resolved. If in case, this solution is not helpful then please continue further with Solution 5.

Solution 5: Uninstall & Reinstall QuickBooks in Selective Startup

Important: When you uninstall your QuickBooks Desktop. Make it sure to note down the product information like License Number and Product Number. You can also get this information just by pressing the F2 key or press and hold Ctrl+1 key on QuickBooks.

  • First, open the run box, to open run box press and hold Windows+R keys together from the keyboard 
  • Next, in the run box, enter MSCONFIG and then click on OK
  • On the current window open on your screen, look for General tab and click on it, next, click on Selective startup and make sure that the Load startup items option is unmarked, if already marked, make it unmarked.
  • Now, click on OK
  • If pop-ups, then click on Restart
  • Next, you need to uninstall and reinstall the QuickBooks Desktop

Solution 6: Switch back to the Normal Startup Mode

  • First, open the run box, to open run box press and hold Windows+R keys together from the keyboard 
  • Next, in the run box, enter MSCONFIG and then click on OK
  • Look for the Normal Startup and click on it.
  • Next, click on Apply and later click on OK
  • You need to restart your computer to save all the changes.

Solution 7: Install Digital Signature Certificate

  • Follow the path C:\Program Files (x86)\Intuit\QuickBooks XX. XX shows you the QuickBooks version which you are currently using
  • On the top right side corner, there is an search bar here you need to insert QBW32.exe and right-click on QBW32 and from the open list, click on Properties
  • Here, look for the Digital Signatures and click on Intuit from the list. For help, see image.
Digital signature certificate
Digital signature certificate
  • Now, go to Details
  • Select the View Certificate and next click on the Install Certificate…
  • Choose Next till Finish option you got. And then go to Finish
  • When the import was successful. Then you need to restart your computer to update all changes.
  • Now, try to download the update again.

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