Best working Solutions to Fix the QuickBooks error 1648

by Mark Williams
QuickBooks Error 1648

The errors that occur during updating or installing the QuickBooks and its added features are not very common and are quite challenging to handle. The update and installation errors usually occur because of internet connectivity issues or if the file to be updated or installed is damaged. In this blog, we will be discussing one of the QuickBooks installation errors, called the QuickBooks error 1648. Damage or corruption in the file that needs to be installed gives rise to this error. Users are suggested to read the entire blog for more insights about error 1648.

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Elements triggering the QuickBooks error 1648

  1. The error will occur if the user is not the administrator on the QuickBooks or doesn’t have permission for complete access.
  2. If the file to be installed is corrupted, it will damage the QuickBooks installation process, and thus the error will occur.
  3. Sometimes anti-virus or firewall application interrupt the internal process of QuickBooks and block the connections, which results in the error 1648.
  4. Any kind of web browser misconfiguration, such as wrong settings or the existence of cache files, can also give rise to error 1648.

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Troubleshooting steps for error 1648

If you use the QuickBooks Self-Employed and encounter error 1648 during the installation process, follow the below-mentioned steps-

1- Run the Admin Account and Install QuickBooks

  • Move to the search bar in the Start menu.
  • Type CMD, right-click, and choose Run as Administrator.
  • Type Net user administrator/active: yes in the space given in the command window.
  • When it is processed, exit this window and sign out.
  • Lastly, sign back in as the administrator.

2- Run the QuickBooks Install Diagnostic Tool in QuickBooks Tool Hub

  • Download the latest QuickBooks Tool Hub.
  • Install the downloaded file.
  • Open the Tool Hub and select the Installation issues tab.
  • Click the QuickBooks Install Diagnostic Tool option.
  • Wait for the Tool to repair the installation issues.
  • Then, exit the window, reboot the desktop, and reopen QuickBooks.

If the error 1648 occurs while working on the web browser, follow the below-mentioned steps-

1- Switch to the Incognito/Private Mode

  • Open Google Chrome and click Customize and Control Google Chrome.
  • Select the New Incognito Window from the options.

2- Remove the Cache and Cookies of your browser.

  • Open Google Chrome and select Three Vertical Dots from the top right corner.
  • From the menu, choose More Tool, then Clear Browsing Data.
  • Click All time in the Time Range from the primary section.
  • Mark the boxes of Cookies and other site data/Cached images and files.
  • Click the Clear Data button and exit Chrome.

We hope that our efforts to provide information regarding the QuickBooks error 1648 were helpful. However, if you continue to encounter this error, we recommend you to contact us at 1.800.579.0391 for assistance from our team of specialists.

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