QuickBooks Desktop accounting software is specially developed for small and medium sized businesses. With QuickBooks, one can easily manage their business as it full-fills all basic and high-end requirements for all business types. It occupies more than 80% of accounting software market in the US. They key reason behind its success is its user-friendly interface and compatibility with other important programs. However, there can be some instances when some issues can pop-up on your screen while working on your QuickBooks company file. Usually the errors from your QuickBooks company file occurs when there are some damages in them. One such error is the qbw32.exe Fatal Application Exit. This occurs when your QuickBooks company file is damaged.

If you are also getting the qbw32.exe fatal application exit error and you want to get rid of it, this is the best platform for you as we will be providing you the solutions for this fatal error message in QuickBooks. You get the following error message when qbw32.exe fatal application pop-up your screen:

“Qbw32.exe – Application Error The instruction at “0x564000e0” referenced memory at “0x02e74360” The memory could not be read”

This comes under the category of run time error in QuickBooks Desktop. The qbw32.exe file can be located in the location: C: ProgramFiles\Intuit\QuickBooks Pro\qbw32.exe. You usually get this error when your Windows OS is not running in compatibility mode.

The qbw32.exe Fatal Application Exit can also be faced if the qbw32.exe file location was changed but QuickBooks directory was not assigned the new location, or the file got permanently deleted. In such situations, you get the following error message:

Error message: Problem – qbw32.exe – The instruction at OX (…) referenced memory at OX (…). The memory could not be read.

or

Cannot find qbwin32.dll / Cannot find qbw32.exe

Solutions For Qbw32.exe Fatal Error

Solution 1: Disable Your Compatibility Mode

  • From your desktop, right-click on the QB or QuickBooks
  • Choose Properties from the drop-down options.
  • Navigate to the Compatibility
  • Remove the checkmark from Run this program in compatibility mode for

Solution 2: Reinstalling QuickBooks

Reinstalling QuickBooks Desktop might help you in resolving the qbw32.exe Fatal Application Exit if the installation of QuickBooks is damaged.

Note: Before moving onto the steps, you are recommended using the QuickBooks Install Diagnostic Tool for resolving QuickBooks installation errors.

For Windows 7:

  • Go to the Start menu and choose Control Panel.
  • Navigate to the Programs and Features
  • From the installed program list, double-click on QuickBooks.
  • From the installation wizard, select Uninstall.
  • Follow the onscreen prompts and at last, click on Finish.

For Windows Vista:

  • Go to the Start menu and choose Control Panel.
  • Navigate to the Programs and Features
  • From the installed program list, click on QuickBooks.
  • Now, select Uninstall/Change
  • From the installation wizard, select Uninstall.
  • Follow the onscreen prompts and at last, click on Finish.

Windows XP:

  • Click on Start menu and choose Control Panel.
  • Go to the Add/Remove Programs
  • Locate QuickBooks from the list and select Remove.
  • From the installation wizard, select Uninstall.
  • Follow the onscreen prompts and at last, click on Finish.

Now, you need to install QuickBooks again in your system. Use a fresh installation source to install QuickBooks Desktop in your system. You need to use your QuickBooks Product Number and License Number to activate QuickBooks on your system.

The provided solutions should be helpful for you in resolving the qbw32.exe Fatal Application Exit error and you should be able to work on your company file again. This error can easily be resolved if you are using QuickBooks in single user mode, but when it comes to the multi-user mode, resolving this error becomes a bit complex. You might not be able to resolve the QuickBooks multi-user mode issues because of the complexities. In such cases, we recommend you connecting with our QuickBooks Desktop expert team by dialing the toll-free QuickBooks Support Phone Number +1855-565-6250 and get instant solutions for all your errors and issues.

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