When searching for employee/payroll related information (such as employee names, paychecks, etc) in QuickBooks 2014, you may see the program close with an error: QuickBooks has stopped working. You may also see QuickBooks become unresponsive, or freezes.
Update to the latest release:
Go to the Update to the Latest Release web page.
IMPORTANT: Make sure your product is selected. If not, click the Change link and select your QuickBooks product.
Select and follow the instructions for one of the update options: