QuickBooks Error code 1603 occurs when installing or updating this accounting software. This is an ongoing error for which a permanent solution has not been provided via an update.
This means that users themselves have to fix the error for installing or updating the software. In this article, you will find the necessary steps you need to take to resolve QuickBooks error code 1603.
QuickBooks error 1603 may occur due to damage to files related to this accounting software. Sometimes, updating the software may break links with DLL and DT files.
To resolve this issue, we must repair the software. The repair function works by checking all existing files and repairing them if an error is found. Also, it fixes all the links of these files and resolves the error.
You can either use the setup directly or create an installation CD for repairing the software. It is recommended to create an installation CD. The installer can be downloaded from QuickBooks’ website. The setup is free to download.
Once you have Downloaded the Setup for your Version of QuickBooks, Follow the Steps Provided Below:
- Restart QuickBooks so that all currently running QuickBooks services may close.
- Create a Backup of the Company File.
- Click on Start.
- Select Control Panel.
- Click on Program and Features.
- Select QuickBooks.
- Click on Uninstall/Change.
- Click on Continue and then Next.
- From the provided options, mark the radio button against repair.
- Click Next.
- Wait for Repair process to finish and then Click on Finish.
After the repair process is complete, restart your system. After the restart, all QuickBooks files, except the company and configuration file, will be fixed.
Full System Scan
Our certified QuickBooks ProAdvisors recommend that you scan your entire system with a good security software. By doing this, you will be able to effectively remove all malicious software from your system. These software can often block the installation of other software like QuickBooks.
If you do not have a security software and do not want to purchase one, then you can reach out to our QuickBooks security team. With premium software, they will scan your entire system.
All malicious software will be removed after which your system will be optimized by our QuickBooks performance improvement team.
RepairContact QuickBooks Tech Support Team
With RepairContact, you have the option to connect easily to our QuickBooks technical assistance team. With their help, you can easily resolve QuickBooks error 1603. QuickBooks help team is available round the clock and can be easily reached through call, chat,and email. To know more, feel free to contact QuickBooks helpdesk at ✆+1-800-272-4169(Toll Free).
- During the repair process I get errors. What should I do?
You should click on ignore every time the error shows up. These errors report that the file being repaired is currently in use. A file in use will be deleted when you restart your system. If ignore button does not work or isn’t provided, simply click on close.