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nathandalton Feb 12

QuickBooks error 15240 usually occurs because of web browser security settings or misconfiguration of Firewall settings. A typical real cause to QuickBooks Error 15240 is incorrect data & time settings in the system.

QuickBooks error 15240 may appear to users as:

QuickBooks Error 15240: The payroll update did not complete successfully
QuickBooks Error 15240- File Exists: The file you specified can not be opened. Ensure that it is not getting used by another program.
QuickBooks Error 15240- web connection error: unknown error
Factors behind QuickBooks Error 15240
Incorrect date & time in the machine
QuickBooks not installed correctly
QuickBooks not running as administrator
Payroll subscription expired
Web browser Security misconfiguration
Windows files permission problem
Firewall Settings configuration
Windows file damaged
QuickBooks company file damaged
Just how to Resolve QuickBooks Error 15240?
Due to different causes to QuickBooks error 15240, you will find different troubleshooting methods to resolve the error 15240. Follow and perform the below-mentioned troubleshooting steps to fix the error.

Verify Web Browser Setting to repair QuickBooks Error 15240

Open IE
Head to Internet Options
Head to Advanced Tab & Under Security option
Check use SSL2.0 & SSL3.0
Click on apply and Ok
Run QuickBooks as an Administrator to solve Quickbooks Error 15240

Locate the QuickBooks icon on the desktop. Right-click from the icon and select run as an administrator option.

Ensure Firewall Configuration to Fix QuickBooks Error 15240

Open Windows Firewall
Head to Advanced Settings
Right-click on Inbound Rules
Choose New Rule
Select QuickBooks & Next
Select This Program Path
Browse & Ensure these files are given access to undergo your firewall
Elect to Let The Connection
Click on Next
Go into the rule name depending on your wish & Select Finish
Configure Windows Permission to Installation Folders to solve QuickBooks Error 15240

Close all running QuickBooks windows
Head to C drive on your system and locate program files(X86)
Browse to Intuit folder, right-click and choose properties
Go to security and select advanced tab
Ensure that the master of the folder is User Group
To setup User group as owner, relate solely to tech support team to help you out
Contact Support To Solve QuickBooks Error 15240
If above-mentioned steps do not assist you to resolve QuickBooks error 15240. Speak to the technical support team of QuickBooks to resolve the error for you personally. It is possible to reach QuickBooks tech support team on QuickBooks support phone number +1888-557-6950.


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