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Error: This application is not allowed to login into this QuickBooks company data file automatically

When updating an existing Excel report, the following error is displayed:

This application is not allowed to login into this QuickBooks company data file automatically. The QuickBooks administrator can grant permission for an automatic login through the Integrated Application Preferences.
Why this is happening

This error occurs if automatic login through the Integrated Application preferences is not allowed.

How to fix it
  1. Open QuickBooks Desktop.
  2. Open the existing Excel Report.
  3. Click QuickBooks tab in Excel > Click update Report
  4. Open QuickBooks Desktop again and then click Edit > Preferences >Integrated Applications
  5. Select Intuit Excel Add in > Click Properties > Put a check mark on Allow this application to login automatically.
KB ID# SLN53879
12/10/2016 2:46:49 AM
PPRDQSSWS400 9138 Pro 2017 9b513d