QuickBooks Error 1722

QuickBooks Error 1722 is a common installation error that makes your system QuickBooks Desktop slow and it may not respond for a while. There can be various factors due to which you can face the error code 1722. If you are also getting this error while installing or updating QuickBooks and looking to resolve it manually, this article can be very helpful for you.

QuickBooks Error 1722 is an installation error that can occur if the installation of QuickBooks was not done properly or there are some issues with your Microsoft Components. You can also face this error during the startup or shutdown of Windows. It is a run-time error it is very important to resolve this error as soon as possible because it can cause some serious damage to your system.

Symptoms Of QuickBooks Error 1722

  • You get error code 1722 along with a description on your screen.
  • The running or active window gets crashed.
  • Your system starts slowing down and responds slowly to your commands.
  • QuickBooks does not respond
  • QuickBooks starts to freeze

Causes Of QuickBooks Error 1722

  • You are not following appropriate guidelines to install QuickBooks.
  • The installation source you are using to install QuickBooks is damaged.
  • Damaged QuickBooks company file.
  • Improper installation of QuickBooks.
  • Installation files of QuickBooks are either deleted or damaged.

Resolve QuickBooks Error 1722

Before you go to the solution steps, it is advised to restart your system and then try to run, install or update QuickBooks. If you still get the same error, move onto the actual solution steps that are mentioned below:

Note: You must be logged in to the windows with administrator rights

Solution 1: Use Disk Cleanup To Remove Your System Junk

  • Press Windows + R keys to open the Run Command.
  • Type cmd in the field and click on OK or hit enter.
  • On the Command Prompt, type cleanmgr and hit enter to open the Disk Cleanup.
  • Now, the Disk Cleanup will show the amount of space occupied by the Junk Files and Temp Files and how much space you can reclaim.
  • Put a checkmark on the boxes that you want to remove and then click on OK.

Try to install QuickBooks again and if the error still persist, go to the next solution.

Solution 2: Uninstall and Reinstall the QuickBooks Program Associated with Error 1722

  • Press Windows + R keys to open the Run Command.
  • Type Control Panel in the search box and hit enter
  • From the Control Panel, go to Programs and Features.
  • Locate QuickBooks from the installed programs list and select Uninstall.
  • Follow the onscreen prompts and at last, click on Finish.
  • Now, try to install QuickBooks using a fresh source.

Solution 3: Run Windows System File Checker

  • Press Windows + R keys to open the Run Command.
  • Type cmd in the field and click on OK or hit enter.
  • On the Command Prompt, type sfc or scannow and press the enter key to open the System File Checker.
  • It will start scanning and resolving all the issues related to your system file errors.
  • Wait for the process to get finished and then click on Close

Alternative Solution Steps

  • Repair Windows Registry associated with QuickBooks.
  • Use your Antivirus software to scan and troubleshoot any possible virus or any other threat.
  • Check and install updates for all the available Windows and Windows Driver.
  • Perform a system restore to a previous date when you where not getting the error.
  • Install latest Windows updates
  • Reinstall QuickBooks software using a fresh source.
  • Reinstall windows

Resolve QuickBooks Errors And Issues

The provided solutions should be helpful for you in resolving the error code 1722. You can perform these solutions for other installation errors as well because most of the installation errors are similar in nature. However, if you couldn’t resolve the error manually, you can connect with our technical support department at QuickBooks Support Phone Number +1800-621-5491 to get instant support.