Trying to concentrate on some important work, and suddenly bumped into QuickBooks install error 1712? Well, that is pretty common these days. This particular error is usually seen at the time of installing QuickBooks desktop into the main or primary server system. You might see a warning message associated with this error that states as:

“We’re sorry! Something went wrong with your installation. Error 1712: One or more of the files required to restore your computer to its previous state could not be found. Restoration will not be possible now”.

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What triggers error 1712 in QuickBooks desktop?

When you know the root cause of an error, it is a little easy to handle it. Below are some of the basic causes due to which such an error could be seen.

  • Damaged data files in QuickBooks can be one basic cause.
  • If you have made any changes to the QuickBooks software within the same system recently.
  • If you are trying to install QuickBooks desktop in a coded or damaged folder.
  • You might face similar issues if there are some malicious software like adware, spyware and viruses attack.
  • If there are some registry errors or corruption in your software.

What are the Signs to QuickBooks installation error 1712?

The signs below can help you in identifying the QuickBooks error code 1712.

  • If you see a blue screen appearing.
  • If your system isn’t working in a proper manner.
  • You can also spot this issue if there are shutdown issues.
  • If your software freezes abruptly.
  • HTTP error can also be a sign to such an error.

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Rectification steps to QuickBooks install error 1712

You can check out the below rectification methods to chuck off the QuickBooks error code 1712.

Method 1: Use Quick fix my program from the tools hub

  • Under this method, you would have to close the QuickBooks software and then download the QuickBooks tool hub file
  • Save the file on the system where it can be accessed with much.
  • Later on, open the file that you downloaded in the previous step.
  • Pay heed to the on-screen prompts and install the tool.
  • After you have installed the tool properly, open it.
  • Choose the program problems option in the tool hub and further select Quick fix my program.
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  • Now try to install QuickBooks desktop.

Method 2: Re-install QuickBooks desktop

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Method 3: Track application data in the registry

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  • At first, you need to search for regedit.exe
  • Enter the path that says “HKEY_CURRENT_USERSSoftwareMicrosoftWindowsCurrentVersionExplorerUser shell folders
  • You need to now click on entry appdata twice.
  • And also, change the original value with the local profile path.
  • Lastly reopen QuickBooks and detect the errors.

Method 4: Use QuickBooks install diagnostic tool

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  • Either select the tool from the tool hub program or download it from QuickBooks install diagnostic tool.
  • Next, close all application running.
  • And run QuickBooks install diagnostic tool.
  • You need to find I am having problems installing QuickBooks and choose OK tab.
  • Lastly, reboot QuickBooks software.

Also see: How to Resolve QuickBooks Error Code 80070057? 

Method 5: End all processes in task manager

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  • This is a basic process, where you need to press ctrl + delete keys.
  • And further, choose processes tab.
  • Choose end process in the task manager.
  • And reboot the system.

Final words.!

Fixing the QuickBooks installation error 1712 is a little easy, with the steps that we have jotted down in this segment. As always, if you have any query, comment or concern, contact us! We are a hub of technocrats, who work round the clock to provide the best possible QuickBooks desktop support services. So, do not hesitate in calling us anytime and seeking for assistance!

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