When you try to open QuickBooks Desktop by double-clicking a company file name, the following error occurs:
QuickBooks Launcher has encountered a problem and will now close. Sorry for the inconvenience.
This error can occur if:
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.
Solution 1: Suppress desktop windows when you open QuickBooks
If you still experience the problem, go to solution 2.
Solution 2: Verify you are opening a QuickBooks company file