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Error: Exception has been thrown by the target of an invocation

When opening or working in Point of Sale, you see the following error and the program freezes:

Error: Exception has been thrown by the target of an invocation.
Why this is happening

You're getting this error because:

  • The system does not meet minimum system requirements.
  • Microsoft .NET Framework is damaged.
How to fix it

Important:  Before starting the steps below, make sure your computer meets minimum system requirements to run Point of Sale.  Also, close and reopen Point of Sale and try again.

  1. Uninstall Point of Sale.
  2. Reinstall Point of Sale.
  3. Create New windows User
  4. Uninstall Point of Sale and Remove net framework. And Reinstall.

If this solution does not resolve the issue, you can read discussions and post messages and questions relating to your issue on the QuickBooks Point of Sale Community Forum. You can also review other available support options for additional guidance.

KB ID# SLN45269
11/27/2015 12:50:19 PM
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