Get the easy steps for Fixing Microsoft .NET framework errors manually:

If you are seeking for the process to troubleshoot Microsoft .Net framework errors when using QuickBooks desktop, then you have reached the correct place. This article will enlighten the manual process to fix the Microsoft .NET framework errors. QuickBooks uses the Microsoft programs to run the web based apps, which includes the Microsoft .Net framework and other components. In case .Net framework had an issue, QuickBooks may encounter certain issues. Keep scrolling this post further to discover the steps required to resolve this problem.

Moreover, we recommend you seek professional advice, if in case you have limited time. You can give us a call at i.e. 1-800-761-1787, and ask our professionals to rectify the issue on your behalf.

What is Microsoft.Net Framework?

The .Net framework components assist in running interface programs properly. QuickBooks pro use Microsoft.Net framework for many areas of the program. It should be noted that there is a different .Net framework available for each version of QuickBooks desktop. At times, .Net framework can become damaged and show certain errors including:

Brief into MSXML

MSXML allows the application written in script, VBScript, and Microsoft development tools to create windows native XML related application. With the set of services in Microsoft XML core services, one can organize information and can view data easily, but this applies only viewing data in a notepad or windows browser not for apps to access them in the background. MSXML being damaged or missing, certain errors might be encountered. In such case:

  • You need to ensure that the MSXML has been installed on the system properly.
  • If you are facing issue in accessing the registration file. Checking MSXML is installed correctly or not: C:\Documents and Settings\All Users\Application Data\COMMON FILES\Intuit\QuickBooks\QBRegistration.dat.

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Solutions for fixing Microsoft .NET Framework issues when using QuickBooks Desktop

The steps might vary according to the operating system. Let us explore it in detail:

For Windows 10, 8.1, and 8

  • Start off with closing all open programs.
  • Open the Windows start menu.
  • Followed by typing control panel in the search bar and open the control panel.
  • Next step is to visit the Apps and features tab.
Apps and Features option in Windows 10 - Screenshot
  • After that choose the uninstall a program.
  • Now select turn windows features on or off.
Turn windows features on or off - Screenshot
  • And lastly, you need to find .NET framework on the list.
find .NET framework - Screenshot

Check the settings for both .Net framework 4.5 and .Net framework 3.5 SP1. It should be noted that the steps to fix .NET framework 4.5, 4.6, 4.7 and 4.8 are similar to each other.

Checking .NET framework 4.5 (or later)

In case the .NET framework checkbox 4.5 isn’t checked, the steps below are required:

  • The first step is to choose the checkbox to turn on .Net framework 4.5.
  • After that choose OK to save changes.
  • Finally reboot the system.

In case the .NET framework 4.5 checkbox is already checked, the steps below are to be followed:

Checking .NET framework 4.5 (or later) - Screenshot
  • To begin with, choose the checkbox to turn off .Net framework 4.5. Do not turn it back on.
  • Select OK to save changes.
  • Next step is to reboot the system.
  • And, when you are signed in back to the windows, follow the steps to turn on .NET framework 4.5 again.

Checking .NET Framework 3.5 SP1

In case the .NET framework 3.5 SP1 checkbox isn’t checked, the steps below are required:

  • Firstly choose the checkbox to turn on the .NET framework 3.5 SP1.
  • Hit OK to save changes.
  • Reboot the system.

In case the .NET framework 3.5 SP1 checkbox is already checked, the steps below are to be followed:

  • Select the checkbox to turn off .NET framework 3.5 SP1. You need to avoid turning it back on.
  • Choose OK to save changes.
  • Reboot the system.
  • When you are signed in back into the windows, then you need to follow the steps to turn .NET framework 3.5 SP1 on again.

In case you spot the error while turning .NET framework on or off, then consulting an IT professional is recommended. As the issue might be related to the operating system and not QuickBooks desktop.

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For Windows 7

  • For windows 7, you need to close all open programs.
  • Open the windows start menu.
Windows start menu-screenshot
  • Followed by typing in the control panel and open the same.
control panel-screenshot
  • Select the uninstall a program.
Uninstall a program - Screenshot
  • Choose turn windows features on or off.
Turn Windows features on or off - Screenshot
Uninstallation of program-screenshot
  • Lastly spot .Net framework on the list.

You need to check the settings for both .NET framework 3.5 SP1 and .NET framework 4.5 (or later)

Checking .NET Framework 3.5 SP1

For the windows 7 users, the steps involved in this process are listed below. In case the .NET framework 3.5 SP1 checkbox isn’t checked, the steps below are to be followed:

  • For this, you need to check the .NET framework 3.5 SP1 checkbox.
  • Choose OK to save changes.
  • Followed by rebooting the system.

Whereas, if the .NET framework 3.5 SP1 checkbox is checked already:

  • In such a situation, you need to choose the checkbox to turn .NET framework 3.5 SP1 off and then avoid turning it on again.
  • Go for OK and save changes.
  • Followed by rebooting the system.
  • After that, when you are signed in back to the windows, then follow the steps to turn it on.

Checking .NET framework 4.5 (or later)

In case the .NET framework 4.5 (or later) is not present on the list, you can carry out the steps from the Microsoft to install it.

Whereas if the .NET framework 4.5 (or later) is on the list, then follow the steps below:

  • For this, you need to first select the Microsoft .NET framework 4.5 (or later) in the programs and features window. Also, select the uninstall/change tab.
Uninstall .NET Framework on Windows 7 - Screenshot
  • Choose the repair tab and then hit next.
Repair the installed Microsoft.net framework - Screenshot
  • Followed by carrying out the on-screen prompts.
  • Reboot the system, once done with the repair.

In case the repair turns out to be a success, then open QuickBooks and if it works properly, the error is fixed.

However, if the error is encountered during or after the repair, then you can:

  1. Carry out the steps from the Microsoft to uninstall .NET framework.
  2. And then reinstall .NET framework 4.5 (or later).

Also see: How can you fix this QuickBooks Error code C=43?

Winding Up!

Well this drives us towards the end of this post, where we hope that the information shared in above might be helpful in manually fixing the .NET framework errors. However, in case you experience an error during uninstalling or installing the .NET framework, then we recommend you to reach out to an IT professional immediately. You can contact our US based experts straight away i.e. 1-800-761-1787, and let our accounting professionals handle the issue for you.

We are a group of QuickBooks support and have extensive experience in solving all the QuickBooks bugs for you across the globe. For seamless, error-free software, contact us today.

 

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