QuickBooks Error Code 20– Printer not activated is just one of the most common error message encountered by QuickBooks users.Generally this error takes place when a user is upgrading their OS to windows 8 or later versions.
Due to this error a user does not able to print or send out invoices and payslips which results in the further inconvenience for the company owners. This is a basic error triggered by lots of various other applications in addition to QuickBooks however its relevance on QuickBooks is greater than other software.
This kind of error arises when a user decide to upgrade the system after installing Windows, its newly latest version.
✔ First of all, create a registry backup file.
Take registry backup files, once you enter into the registry editor. Click on the PC from the top of a folder tree as in the left side panel. Then click on the file-> then select export-> and then apply to save all changes.
Create a System Restore Point
Before you make modifications to the Registry, ensure you take a back-up of your computer registry hive and create a system restore point in case something else fails whilst you’re doing the actions you should have the ability to restore the system.
✔ Method-1 : This method is focused & aid to repair all your QuickBooks program. The registration key is not updated or all possible files that is faulty.
✔ Method-2 : This issue can be solved by upgrading your Windows 7 operating system. A clean installation of windows 7 wouldn’t cause such type of critical errors. Some steps to be resolved by following the below method as:-
If problems facing while installing QuickBooks Software, then update it as manually your registry key.
Take a granted permission by using Registry Editor.
QB has the access to all keys & also for your printer that works in a fine condition.
This options described only for Windows 10 users. Now update your registry editor as by manually by granting the user permission script. A user account also has the access by using the command prompt.
PowerShell.exe -NoProfile -NoLogo -NonInteractive -Command “$key = [Microsoft.Win32.Registry]::CurrentConfig.OpenSubKey(‘Software’,[Microsoft.Win32.RegistryKeyPermissionCheck]::ReadWriteSubTree,[System.Security.AccessControl.RegistryRights]::ChangePermissions); $acl =$key.GetAccessControl(); $rule = New-Object System.Security.AccessControl.RegistryAccessRule (‘Users’,’FullControl’,’ObjectInherit,ContainerInherit’,’None’,’Allow’); $acl.SetAccessRule($rule); $key.SetAccessControl($acl);”
We hopefully think that an you will get benefits by using above methods & options. If want any help regarding this issue, then contact our expert guys at our QuickBooks Customer Support Number +1(800)880-6389. We provide extreme services and quality assistance with effective solutions in just a one perfect call resolution.