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Windows cannot find ...\Patch\qbpatch2.ex

When attempting to update QuickBooks Desktop, you may receive the message:

Windows cannot find 'C:\\programdata\intuit\quickbooks20xx\components\downloadQBxx\Patch\qbpatch2.exe'.

Note: The xx in the path listed is for your version of QuickBooks.

How to fix it

Manually updating QuickBooks will replace the missing qbpatch2.exe file.

  1. Perform manual update of your QuickBooks. If the issue still persist, please proceed to step 2.
  2. Perform clean installation of your QuickBooks using the installer from the support site.


KB ID# SLN65746
4/30/2017 7:40:11 AM
QYPPRDQBKSWS05 9138 Pro 2017 839bd8