QuickBooks Error 3371

How to fix QuickBooks Error 3371 – Status code 11118?

(Last Updated On: August 20, 2018)

If you are getting a QuickBooks error 3371 Status code 11118, it might be that you may not be able to purchase the license data. Maybe some files would be missing or you may not be able to activate QuickBooks. So, you may find a wide number of issues because of this error.

This QuickBooks error Code 3371 may cause because of the following reasons like:

  • Missing of a file or component required by QuickBooks Desktop

 Damaged QBregistraion.dat – The installation file of the QuickBooks Desktop contains the license information of QuickBooks.

  • Every time when QuickBooks Desktop is made open, the license information required to be restored and validated.
  • If this file gets damaged or corrupted then QuickBooks Desktop file become unable to get open.

Component MSXML – This significant component of Microsoft is needed to run QuickBooks desktop. This component allows retrieving the information in the Reregistration. Data file of QB desktop.

  • Outdated operating system or improper firewall configuration
  • QuickBooks Enterprise with network connectivity

You may face this issue while opening the file even without saving. So, you should always save file before importing the .QBO.

So, these are the specific reasons because of which you may face the QuickBooks Error 3371. Anyway, this QuickBooks error and Status code 11118 can be easily resolved just by going through the procedures as shown below.

QuickBooks Error 3371

Steps to fix QuickBooks Error 3371

  1.  Upgrade the operating system

If your Windows operating system is not updated, the installation of QuickBooks desktop may fail. So, you must ensure that your Windows operating system is updated. To update just follow the steps as:

  1. Go to the Windows logo and click on it
  2. Select the option as All Programs and then click on Windows update
  3. After updating your operating system, install the QuickBooks
  1. Resolve license and registration issues by re-creating the damaged EntitlementDataStore.ecml
  1. You may also delete entitlementdatastore.ecml when its recreation doesn’t work

Here, after deleting entitementdatastore.ecml, just open QuickBooks again and go through the registration process as it will ask you to register QuickBooks.

  1. Utilize QuickBooks Install Diagnostic Tools

Fix MSXML, Microsoft .NET, and C++ issues by installing QuickBooks Diagnostic Tools.

These above procedures can easily resolve the QuickBooks Error 3371 and help you t have error-free functioning of your QuickBooks software. Anyway, even after going through the above procedures if you are still finding trouble, you can dial a toll-free number of QuickBooks Support Service team to have the fast and perfect resolution for QuickBooks issues.