Have you faced a QuickBook Error 15215 on your QuickBooks software? Do not worry as it is a common error that is caused when users update QuickBooks to its latest version. When a user is performing a payroll update or during a maintenance release, this error message will pop up and limit access to the software. During a QuickBooks Error, 15215 Server not Responding message, here is how to solve the error and resume normal tasks.
QuickBooks Error 15251 Server not Responding occurs when downloading a payroll update while also running an application in the background. The increased bandwidth used by the application running other than QuickBooks paves way for an error such as this.
Some of the common causes of QuickBooks Error 15215 are:
Incorrect QuickBooks installation.
A corrupt QuickBooks payroll file or Windows system due to malware or any other virus attack.
Incorrect configuration of Microsoft internet explorer.
When QuickBooks gets deleted.
An application running in the background while an update is also occurring.
METHOD 1: REBOOT THE SYSTEM
The first step is to restart the computer to see if the error has been resolved. While rebooting and restarting, the application which is blocking QuickBooks will shut down and all settings will be reconfigured.
METHOD 2: RUN QUICKBOOKS AS A WINDOWS ADMINISTRATOR
Making QuickBooks as the Windows Administrator will ensure that the software is given authority over other applications. Ensure that QuickBooks is closed first, then choose the Run as Administrator option by right-clicking on it. Click Yes in case it asks for permission for the software to make changes to the computer.
METHOD 3: VERIFY TLS 1.0 SETTINGS
Close QuickBooks and open the Internet explorer.
Click on Tools and select Internet options.
Click on the Advanced tab.
Click on Advanced settings and find use TLS 1.0, use TLS 1.1, and use TLS 1.2 options.
Check on TLS 1.0 and uncheck TLS 1.1 and TLS 1.2 options.
Click on OK and close the internet explorer.
Reboot your system and restart the QuickBooks desktop.
Check for updates if available.
SUMMING IT UP
One can also apply other troubleshooting methods such as restarting Windows in a selective startup mode, or by checking the Firewall settings, or by installing the updates manually. You can also take additional help from QuickBooks technical support team. Call on their helpline number to avail instant help from their executives and other certified professionals.