QuickBooks Desktop (Pro, Premier, and Enterprise Solutions) is designed for you to use on Windows 7. If you see a problem while using QuickBooks Desktop on Windows 7 it may involve one of the following:
  • Installation and Activation
  • Emailing or printing .pdf files
To help you get back to using QuickBooks Desktop, you may need to simply update to the latest release. We also have several tools and step-by-step guides designed for Windows 7.

Fix issues with QuickBooks and Windows 7

Important: Ensure that your QuickBooks Desktop is up to date before you follow the steps shown below.

Installation and Activation

  1. Run the QuickBooks Install Diagnostic Tool to resolve most errors. See Fix Microsoft .NET Framework, MSXML, and C++ issues using the QuickBooks Install Diagnostic Tool.
  2. If the Install Tool doesn't fix it, Repair or reinstall Microsoft .NET Framework (Errors: 1603, 1903, 1722, 1904).

Emailing or printing .pdf files

Use the .PDF tool to resolve issues. See: Cannot reconcile accounts or create, print, or email .pdf files (PDF tool)