You notice that Intuit Data Protect is running in the background even though you did not subscribe to it or you canceled your subscription.
Occasionally, the installation or update of QuickBooks Desktop fails to install an important component of IDP. This causes IDP to appear to be running in the background.
Note: Your files and data remain safe and are not accessed by IDP even if you encounter this issue.
Before performing the following steps, please ensure that QuickBooks Desktop is updated to the latest release and Intuit Data Protect is in the latest version.
If the updates are not possible or do not solve the issue, you may try to do the following.