The QuickBooks payroll update error 15276 can show up on the screen if there are problems with the update files when getting the payroll updates. This error code can occur when updating the QuickBooks Desktop or the payroll feature in it. It can arise for many reasons, like a payroll subscription that has expired. If you get the QuickBooks error 15276, you can get rid of it by implementing one or more solutions given in this blog.
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What are the Most Common Causes of the QuickBooks Desktop Error 15276?
The most common reasons for QuickBooks error message 15276 are listed below.
Your version of QuickBooks Desktop might be discontinued or has not been updated for a long time, making it incompatible with your current OS version triggering payroll update errors.
Your QuickBooks payroll subscription is no longer active or isn’t verified, due to which QuickBooks can’t download the payroll updates.
Your QuickBooks Desktop has not been updated before you ran the payroll update process in it.
Windows firewall or an anti-virus application interrupts QuickBooks from downloading the payroll updates.
Your system does not have the latest digital signature installed, which is another reason that can cause QB error 15276.
How to Fix the QuickBooks Payroll Error 15276?
Using the methods below, it’s easy to fix the QuickBooks payroll update error 15276.
Solution 1: Go to the QB Properties Page and Install the Latest Digital Signature Certificate
You can fix the QB error code 15276 by going to the properties menu and installing the latest digital signature certificates.
Open Windows Explorer and go to C:\Program Files\ to find the QuickBooks Desktop Program Files folder.
Open the QuickBooks folder and right-click on its executable file with the .exe extension to proceed.
Select ‘Properties’ and then ‘Digital Signature.’ Make sure ‘Intuit Inc.’ is selected, and then choose ‘Install Certificate.’
Click ‘Next’ and relaunch QuickBooks to update the program and download the payroll updates from the Employees menu.
Solution 2: Manually Download the QB Desktop and Payroll Updates
Before running the payroll updates, you need to make sure that your QB Desktop is up to date with the latest version.
Close QuickBooks and restart your computer.
Open the Internet Explorer browser and go to Intuit’s official website to download and install the QuickBooks Payroll Updates.
Start QuickBooks again, and if the error still strikes, go to the Help menu and choose Update QuickBooks Desktop to open the Update Now window.
Check the ‘Reset Updates’ box and click ‘Get Updates’ to update QuickBooks and get rid of the error.
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Getting rid of the QuickBooks payroll update error 15276 is easy if you use the methods listed above. If the error message keeps popping up on the system, dial +1(855)-738-0359, and our team of experts will help you out.
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