How do I fix QuickBooks Payroll error code 15311?

How do I fix QuickBooks Payroll error code 15311

Are you struggling to resolve Quickbooks error 15311 and not able to get rid of it? You should not worry at all. QuickBooks Payroll error code 15311 is a runtime error which usually occurs during install of Quickbooks or when you shutdown the windows. This error comes up with the message “Quickbooks cannot be completed successfully”. “Cannot connect to Quickbooks payroll”. QuickBooks error code 15311 is a bit annoying and difficult to resolve. Read this article till the end, so that you can resolve Quickbooks error 15311. And in case you feel a need of external assistance, you can simply call Quickbooks enterprise support at 1.888.485.0289.

What does QuickBooks Error code 15311 look like?

  • Occurrence of update error 15311 results in the crash of the active windows.
  • While running the same program, the system might crash.
  • Quickbooks error message appears on the screen.
  • System begins to freeze.

What causes QuickBooks Payroll error code 15311?

  • Quickbooks installation is corrupt.
  • Virus attack.
  • Quickbooks files are deleted.
  • Corrupted window registry files. 
  • Quickbooks files which are downloaded might have corrupted files.

Methods to get rid of QuickBooks Payroll error code 15311:

Method 1: Installing digital signature certificate

  • First of all press the window key. 
  • Type QBW32.exe in the search box.
  • If you don’t see your file, make a click on more results.
  • Now click on the computer icon.
  • Spot on QBW.exe file in the search results. 
  • Make a right click on  QBW3.exe and then go to the properties tab.
  • Click on the digital signature tab and then you have to ensure that  is checked. 
  • Click on details.
  • Now choose the view certificate.
  • Click on install certificate.
  • Click on Next and then finish.

Method 2: Checking internet explorer settings.

  • First of all you should check the date and time settings.
  • Next, double click on the time display.
  • Correct the date and time if needed and select the correct time zone.
  • Now, you need to verify the cipher length and once it is done, you should move to the official intuit website.
  • Press Alt key and you will see the menu bar. 
  • Click on file, followed by the properties tab.
  • You have to check the number under connection and then phrase bit encryption.
  • From the tools, you have to update the settings. 
  • In the internet explorer page, go to the tools icon and then to the internet options.
  • Select all the temporary files and proceed to the  “delete” key.
  • Now, move to the connections icons and then select the LAN settings.
  • Select the checkbox which is there beside automatically detect settings.
  • The proxy server box should be blank and then scroll down to the advanced settings icon.
  • Mark SSL 2.0 and SSL 3.0.
  • You need to now move to verify the publisher’s certificate and uncheck the box opposite to it.
  • Uncheck the TLS 2.0 box in the advanced tab.

Method 3: Uninstalling Quickbooks

  • Go to the start menu. 
  • Now open the control panel and then from here, go to the programs and features tab.
  • Now, search for the error 15311 in the new window and press the Quickbooks related entry.
  • Now click on the uninstall/change heading which is there on the top menu. 
  • You have to follow the onscreen steps and then complete the installation of the related program.

To conclude!!!
I hope the above-mentioned methods were helpful to resolve QuickBooks Payroll error code 15311. Bit if you are still stuck on the situation where you are unable to resolve Quickbooks error code 15311, you can reach out to Quickbooks enterprise support at 1.888.485.0289.