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Call QuickBooks Point of Sale Support to learn and resolve QuickBooks POS Error 140014

The QuickBooks is common software that provides all businesses with a range of upgraded and modified accounting and reporting resources while providing QuickBooks consumers with the most personalized approach available on the market, both in the form of desktop software and online web format. When attempting to connect to the QuickBooks desktop, you can experience a QuickBooks POS Error 140014 when running the report or a financial exchange at QuickBooks Point of Sale.

This error code can be encountered as :

Error code 140014: QuickBooks POS is unable to access the business file for QuickBooks Financial Software. We will address the reasons and measures to solve this issue in this article. And if you have any query related to the QuickBooks, you get in touch with our experts by calling our QuickBooks point of sale support.

Some of the potential reasons behind the QuickBooks Point of Sale Error 140014

  • QuickBooks Laptop is not available to the public.
  • QuickBooks Desktop is available, but it does not specify a business register.
  • The QuickBooks Desktop file listed in the Sales Point of QuickBooks is not the right company file
  • In QuickBooks Desktop, the Choice window opens

Effective Steps to resolve the QuickBooks POS Error 140014

Phase 1: Ensure the upgrade of QB POS and QB Desktop to the new version

  • Close Laptop and Point of Sale for QuickBooks
  • Go to the Download and Upgrade page for QuickBooks
  • Choose your country, commodity, and version, then
  • Press search
  • Press to see the most recent updates (will be available below to download button). Depending on the size of the file and internet speed, it may take some time to download.
  • Tap on the downloadable file until it is downloaded (.exe)
  • If you inquire, press yes.
  • Now, follow the on-screen directions to start updating QuickBooks.

Phase 2: Fix the QuickBooks Point of Sale & QuickBooks Desktop

  • Point of Sale for QuickBooks
  • Verify the closing of QuickBooks Point of Sale
  • To unlock Run Command, press the Windows+R keys together.
  • Sort Control and press OK
  • Go to Programs in which program and functions are chosen
  • Single-click the edition of QuickBooks Point of Sale from the application list.
  • On top of the list, press Fix
  • Repairing the QB POS can take some time.

QuickBooks Desktop

  • To open the Run command, press the Windows+R keys together
  • Sort Control and press OK
  • Pick Program in which Services and Functions are chosen
  • Now from the list, pick QuickBooks Desktop and press Uninstall. If you are wondering, press Yes,
  • Tap on Next
  • Pick Patch and then press Next
  • Press Fix
  • You can get a Files in use window select Automatically close and attempt to restart applications and press OK
  • Repairing QuickBooks can take some time.
  • Press Finish until the repair process has been finished.

If the same problem still persists, please continue on with the following steps, after following the two steps above.

Phase 3: Ensure that the right company file in QuickBooks Desktop is open with correct preferences

  • Open the Right Company File in Laptop QuickBooks
  • Press & hold the Ctrl key and double-click the Desktop QuickBooks button.
  • You will be advanced to No Business Window Open
  • Make a single click on the file and ensure the position of the business file in the same window at the right.
  • If the position of the file is wrong, press Open or Restore an active company and follow the instructions on the screen to open the company file.
  1. Ensure the enablement of sales tax
  • Open the business file
  • Go to Edit in that select Preferences.
  • On the left column, pick Sales Tax
  • Go to Preferences for Companies
  • Select Yes to toggle on the sales tax feature


  1. Verify that the program QuickBooks Point of Sale is enabled to run on QuickBooks Desktop
  • Login with Admin credentials to the business file
  • Go to Edit and pick Preferences in that segment.
  • Select Optimized Software
  • Go to Preferences for Businesses
  • Verify that it is not reviewed to allow any applications to access this business file
  1. Make sure you have Inventory allowed
  • Go to edit in the Preferences section.
  • Pick Inventory & Products
  • Go to Preferences for Businesses
  • Make sure the stock and sales orders are active.
  1. Ensure that the proper business files in the QuickBooks POS is chosen
  • Sign in to the business file
  • Go to Edit, select Interests, select Business, and then click Financial, then tap Setup QuickBooks Link Now.
  • Verifying that the proper business file has been chosen

Phase 4: Switching off Expectations for User Account Control (UAC)

  • To open the Run command and after that press Windows.
  • Sort Control and press OK
  • Pick User Accounts
  • Press Change Settings for User Account Access
  • Slide to Never alert the bar
  • Toggle on OK
  • Reconnect Point of Sale and Laptop QuickBooks

Phase 5: Introducing a New User for Windows

Creating a new Windows Admin account is one of the other moves to correct by using QuickBooks POS error code 140014.

  • Right-click the Start key and pick Settings.
  • Pick Accounts
  • Click Relatives and Other Users
  • Press Add Another User to This PC
  • To build a new account, obey the on-screen instructions

If you’re a Windows 7 or 8 users, please refer to the development of a new user on the Microsoft website.


You will no longer encounter the QuickBooks POS Error 140014 after all the above measures are taken properly, but if the same issue still persists, you can talk to our experts by dialing our QuickBooks  point of sale support number for our expert’s help. You can get assistance by contacting us at (support@quickbooksupport.net). You can also visit our web site at www.quickbooksupport.net for more QuickBooks-related stuff.

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