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Error 15203: The QuickBooks update did not complete successfully

When trying to update QuickBooks, you see the error:

Error 15203: The QuickBooks update did not complete successfully.

Why this is happening

One possible cause of this error is that your computer's date is incorrect. It might also be caused by having more than one installation of QuickBooks of the same version installed.

 

Note: QuickBooks Enterprise Solutions and the QuickBooks Database Server Manager can be installed simultaneously with another version of QuickBooks of the same year. However, more than one installation of QuickBooks Premier, Pro, and/or Simple Start (for example, QuickBooks Pro 2013 and QuickBooks Premier 2013) on the same computer will cause issues.

How to fix it

Intuit recommends more than one solutions for this problem. The first solution may solve your problem, or you may need to try all 3 to resolve the issue. For best results, perform the solutions in the order shown.

KB ID# SLN41416
8/24/2016 4:22:34 PM
PPRDQSSWS403 9132 Pro 2016 3defbe