QuickBooks is a pioneer in the Accounting world and it can efficiently manage all the tasks for small and mid-sized businesses. QuickBooks can help you in tracking sales & Cash flow, generating reports from bills, custom invoices and much more. But the QuickBooks software often runs into error and issues like the QuickBooks Error 1321. In this article, we are going to discuss how you resolve the QuickBooks Error 1321 manually. You can also choose to get instant QuickBooks support by dialing the QuickBooks Customer Service Phone Number +1888-557-6950.

The error message that appears on your screen is:

“Error 1321: The installer has insufficient privileges to modify the file”

“The installer has insufficient privileges to modify the file C:\Program Files\Intuit\QuickBooks\sdkeventl.DLL”

“The installer has insufficient privileges to modify the file C:\Program Files\Intuit\QuickBooks\CfScan.DLL”

“The installer has insufficient privileges to modify the file at C:\Program Files\Intuit\QuickBooks YEAR\QBONLI32.DLL”

“The installer has insufficient privileges to modify the file [2]”

“The installer has insufficient privileges to modify the file C:\Program Files\Intuit\QuickBooks Point of Sale X.0\dataimporter.exe”

What Are The Causes For The QuickBooks Error Code 1321?

  • The copying process for the file is a lot slower than the updating process. This mismatch in the speed is causing the QuickBooks Error 1321.
  • An Anti-virus, Anti-adware, Anti-malware or Firewall installed on your computer system is restricting and blocking QuickBooks processes.
  • You do not have the permission to view or edit the contents of the folder. Contact your System Administrator.
  • The file in question is either damaged or already in use.

How To Resolve QuickBooks Error 1321?

Getenterprisesupport recommends various solutions for the error 1321 of QB. In some cases, the first solution itself resolves the problem but you may need to try them all. It is advised that you follow the order of the solutions given.

Solution 1: Download QuickBooks Install Diagnostic Tool

The QuickBooks Install Diagnostic Tool or QBInstall tool can help you in resolving Microsoft.NET, MSXML, and C++ issues.

You can download the tool by clicking here: Download QuickBooks Install Diagnostic Tool

We recommend that you choose to save the file on your desktop. Double-click on the file and choose to install it on your computer. Now, run the QBInstall tool on your computer and let the process run. It will diagnose and fix all the issues with your QuickBooks and its components.

Solution 2: Try To Update Again

Click on the Retry button in the message box to allow the update to get completed. If it is still not working, click on the Cancel button and move on to the next solution.

Solution 3: Temporarily Turn Off Antivirus Software And Reinstall Or Update

As we said earlier, sometimes these security applications consider QuickBooks processes a threat and hence restrict its internet access. In this step, we will temporarily disable all the security applications on your computer.

You can visit the software vendor’s website or contact the QuickBooks Experts for disabling the security software. Try to install QB or the update again when you successfully disable all the security applications. Once QB is installed or the update is downloaded, you can turn on all the security applications.

Solution 4: Edit The Windows Permissions On The Folder

You must have the basic knowledge of Operating systems before implementing this solution. First of all, find out if you are using a 32-bit operating system or 64-bit operating system.

  • Open the Run dialogue box on your screen by pressing Windows and the R key together.
  • Now, type in or copy paste the path for QuickBooks folder which contains all the files and press the enter key.

If you are using a 32-bit versions of Windows (10, 8, 7), Copy-Paste these paths:

Desktop Enterprise

  • C:\Program Files\Intuit\Enterprise Solutions 18.0
  • C:\Program Files\Intuit\Enterprise Solutions 17.0
  • C:\Program Files\Intuit\Enterprise Solutions 16.0

Pro and Premier

  • C:\Program Files\Intuit\QuickBooks 2018
  • C:\Program Files\Intuit\QuickBooks 2017
  • C:\Program Files\Intuit\QuickBooks 2016

Point of Sale

  • C:\Program Files\Intuit\QuickBooks Point of Sale 12.0
  • C:\Program Files\Intuit\QuickBooks Point of Sale 11.0

 

If you are using a 64-bit versions of Windows (10, 8, 7), Copy-Paste these paths:

Desktop Enterprise

  • C:\Program Files (x86)\Intuit\Enterprise Solutions 18.0
  • C:\Program Files (x86)\Intuit\Enterprise Solutions 17.0
  • C:\Program Files (x86)\Intuit\Enterprise Solutions 16.0

Pro and Premier

  • C:\Program Files (x86)\Intuit\QuickBooks 2018
  • C:\Program Files (x86)\Intuit\QuickBooks 2017
  • C:\Program Files (x86)\Intuit\QuickBooks 2016

Point of Sale

  • C:\Program Files (x86)\Intuit\QuickBooks Point of Sale 12.0
  • C:\Program Files (x86)\Intuit\QuickBooks Point of Sale 11.0

A new window will open on your screen. Go to View > Customize this folder. Now, go to the Properties screen and click on the Security tab. Choose Administrators and click on the Allow box. Now, head back to the Security screen and choose System user. Click on the allow box again. Try to install QuickBooks or the Update again.

Save Your Time By Contacting Our QuickBooks ProAdvisorsCall For Technical Support For QuickBooks Error 1321

Hopefully, the above methods have resolved the QuickBooks Error 1321. If the issue still persists then call on QuickBooks Support Phone Number +1888-557-6950. You can also connect to Intuit QuickBooks Chat Support for any kind of assistance.

0 votes, average: 0.00 out of 50 votes, average: 0.00 out of 50 votes, average: 0.00 out of 50 votes, average: 0.00 out of 50 votes, average: 0.00 out of 5 (0 votes, average: 0.00 out of 5)
You need to be a registered member to rate this.
Loading...