Error - QuickBooks has stopped working - when attempting to open QuickBooks
Legacy KB ID: 470
QuestionWhen launching QuickBooks you receive an error message stating "QuickBooks has stopped working, a problem has caused QuickBooks to stop working"
AnswerThis is caused by your internet explorer security settings being set too high.
This solution is applicable to all versions of windows operating systems.
In Internet Explorer, click on: Tools > Internet Options > Security tab > click on the Internet icon > lower Security settings to Medium.
Then click on the Privacy tab and lower security to Low.