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Error: AutoBackupEXE MFC Application has encountered a problem..., when closing QuickBooks

When closing a company file or exiting QuickBooks, the Automatic Backup process begins but immediately fails with the following error:

Error: AutoBackupEXE MFC Application has encountered a problem and needs to close. We're sorry for the inconvenience.

After installing a later version of QuickBooks, scheduled Backups in earlier versions of QuickBooks may cause this error.

How to fix it

Intuit recommends 2 solutions for this problem. The first solution may solve your problem, or you may need to try both to resolve the issue. For best results, perform the solutions in the order shown.


If these solutions do not resolve the issue, you can read discussions and post messages and questions relating to your issue on the Intuit QuickBooks Community site for free or you can contact a technical support agent for additional guidance. Fees may apply.

KB ID# SLN42085
12/18/2014 10:29:21 PM
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