QuickBooks Closes Unexpectedly: Here’s What You Should Do

QuickBooks Closes Unexpectedly: Here’s What You Should Do

Does QuickBooks closes unexpectedly when working in the company or performing other operations? If so, you must review this guide to know why this issue arises and the suitable fixes. 


Your QuickBooks might close unexpectedly when emailing a large report, working in a payroll center, running multiple reports, or any other situation. This type of issue can occur with or without any error message. You might get ‘QuickBooks has stopped working’ and ‘Unrecoverable Error (random codes)’ on your screen. This issue mainly occurs due to any damages or corruption in QB itself. To learn more about the possible causes and the suitable fixes, go through this guide till the end. 


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Why Does QuickBooks Crash Suddenly? 


Multiple reasons can be responsible for a sudden crash of QuickBooks when running payroll operations. Let’s get familiar with these reasons: 


  • Using an outdated version of QuickBooks Desktop. 

  • Your QB program might get damaged or is going through some internal issues.  

Follow These Solutions if Your QuickBooks Closes Unexpectedly 


To fix the issues we discussed, you need some suitable fixes. Below, we are mentioning some of the best solutions you need to follow to fix the QuickBooks close issues. 

Solution 1: Get QuickBooks in its Latest Version 


Regardless of which software you are using, you must update it to the latest version to ensure the program works efficiently; the same goes with QuickBooks. 


  • Go to the ‘Help’ menu and select ‘Update QuickBooks’ from the dropdown menu. 

  • It will open the ‘Update QuickBooks Desktop’ window. 

  • Go to the ‘Update Now’ tab and select the ‘Reset Updates’ checkbox. It will clear the previously downloaded updates. 

  • Click ‘Yes’ when asked to install the updates. 

  • Once it’s done, restart QuickBooks and ensure the issues are fixed. 

Solution 2: Use the Quick Fix My Program Utility 


The Quick Fix My Program utility will automatically detect and fix the issues going on with QuickBooks. Follow the below steps to use the Quick Fix My Program utility: 

Step 1: Get the Tool Hub in its Latest Version 


  • Get the tool hub in its latest version ( and save the downloaded file in the folder from where you can easily access it.  

  • Go to the same location and find the file. 

  • Now, double-click on this file and follow the on-screen instructions to install it.

  • Further, agree with the products’ terms and license agreement. 

  • When the installation is done, open the tool hub by double-clicking on it’s icon. 

Step 2: Make use of Quick Fix My Program 


  • Open the QuickBooks Tool Hub

  • Select the Program Problems menu from the left pane. 

  • Further, select ‘Quick Fix My Program.’ 

  • Wait until it fixes your issues. Once it’s done, reopen QuickBooks and check if the issues are fixed. 

Hopefully the solutions mentioned above in this guide helped you fix the QuickBooks closes unexpectedly issue. In case the issues persist or you have any queries, dial +1(855)-738-0359 and get in touch with QB experts. The team of professionals is available to assist you with the best.

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