This article will provide you the solution steps to resolve Error Initializing QBPOS Application Log by manual process. This error generally occurs while opening the QuickBooks POS application. You may get the following error message while opening the QuickBooks POS application:

Error initializing QBPOS application log. If this happens every time you launch the program, please contact technical Support.

If you are looking to resolve your QuickBooks POS issues manually then the getsupportnumber.com is the best platform for you. However, you can also avail the technical support for QuickBooks Point of Sale by dialing the toll-free QuickBooks POS Tech Support Number +1800-324-6955.

How To Resolve The POS Error?

Solution 1: Edit the contents of the QBPOS Shell folder

  • Open the Task Manager and go to the Processes tab
  • Locate the QPOS Shell process and then click on End Task
  • Open the Windows Explorer by pressing Windows + E keys
  • Go to View option and mark the Hidden items
  • For Windows 7 users, go to Organize, > Folder and Search Options.
  • Now go to the folder path: C:\Users\{User logged on}\AppData\Local\Intuit\QBPOSShell.exe…\{last modified folder}.
  • Right-tap the user.config file and click on Rename option from the drop-down list
  • Add OLD word at the enad of the file name. Example: configold.
  • Now, try to open the QuickBooks POS application

Solution 2: Create A New Windows Admin

For Windows 10, 8.1, and users:

  • Click on the Start menu
  • Type Control Panel in the search area and hit Enter
  • Go to User accounts and Family Safety section
  • Click on User Accounts.
  • Now, click on the Manage another account
  • Click on Add a new user in PC Settings and the select Add a user.
  • Click on the Sign in without a Microsoft account option and then select Local Account.
  • Provide a user name and a strong password to keep the user secure
  • Select Administrator for the account type.
  • Reboot your system and login to the new account using the correct login credentials.
  • Run QuickBooks Point of Sale application.

Note: You may have to open the QB POS application from the Start menu as the newly created user won’t have the icons on your desktop.

Windows 7

  • Open the Control Panel and go to the User Accounts section
  • Click on Manage another account and then select Create a new account.
  • Provide a new name to the account and select Administrator for the account type.
  • Click on Create account.
  • Reboot your system and then sign in to the newly created account.
  • Open the QB POS application to check if the issue is still around or not

Note: You may have to open the QB POS application from the Start menu as the newly created user won’t have the icons on your desktop.

Technical Support For QuickBooks

Hopefully, you found these steps helpful in resolving the Error Initializing QBPOS Application Log manually. However, if you still fall into the same issue then you will have to contact the QuickBooks Support department because it might be possible that the installation of the QuickBooks Point of Sale application is damaged and you have to reinstall QuickBooks software in order to resolve the error.

If you still face the issue then you can get in touch with us at our toll-fee QuickBooks Support Phone Number +1800-324-6955 to get your issues resolved.

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