Error: Point of Sale is unable to open QuickBooks.

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When you try to connect Point of Sale to QuickBooks when running end of day or a financial exchange, you see one of the following errors:

  • Point of Sale is unable to open QuickBooks
  • Error code 140025: Point of Sale was unable to open your QuickBooks Financial Software company file


How to fix it

Intuit recommends the following 3 solutions for this problem. The first solution may solve your problem, or you may need to try all 3. For best results, perform the solutions in the order shown.

Important: We do not recommend leaving UAC off indefinitely, although toggling it off or lowering the setting sometimes helps to resolve integration issues between Point of Sale and QuickBooks. If these steps resolve your issue, we recommend returning your settings to what they were.