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When installing QuickBooks Desktop, the button shows Repair instead of Install

When installing QuickBooks Desktop, the final button to begin installing QuickBooks shows Repair instead of Install:

 

Why this is happening

This issue usually occurs if any of the following happens:

  • The version of QuickBooks Desktop was installed previously and was later removed.
  • The previous installation was damaged. If the removal did not complete successfully, some information may have been left behind, telling the computer that QuickBooks Desktop is still installed. The same information can also prevent QuickBooks Desktop from being uninstalled successfully.
How to fix it

To resolve this issue, download and run the Microsoft Fixit Tool. Click here for detailed instructions.

KB ID# SLN64201
12/10/2016 8:32:38 AM
PPRDQSSWS406 9138 Pro 2017 4e20c2