QuickBooks comes with great features which makes it quite popular amongst the accounting community. Printing, emailing and saving files as PDF is one of the most used features of QuickBooks. But sometimes, QuickBooks is unable to create PDF. Occurrence of the issue- QuickBooks unable to create PDF will not let you create pdf of your files.

What are the causes of ‘QuickBooks cannot create PDF’ issue?

Some of the reasons for occurrence of QuickBooks unable to create PDF issue are:

  • The PDF file component might be missing.
  • There must be pdf converter installation errors like Error 1722 and 1801.
  • The QuickBooks PDF converter activation may be having some errors.
  • PDF converter may have gone offline.
  • QuickBooks might not be able to save the form as PDF.
  • Print driver host may have stopped working.
  • The device might not be ready.
  • There can be some connectivity issues with the printer.
  • Occurence of unrecoverable error.
  • QuickBooks might have freezed due to reconciling accounts.
  • QuickBooks might not be responding.

What are the ways to fix QuickBooks unable to create PDF issues?

  • Method 1: By using Print and PDF repair tool.
  • ​Method 2: Checking if the reconcile window is appearing off of the screen. 
  • Method 3: Testing, reinstalling and adjusting windows user permissions for MS XPS Document writer. 
  1. Testing Microsoft XPS Document writer.
  2. Reinstalling Microsoft XPS document writer.
  3. Adjusting windows user permissions for Microsoft XPS Document writer.

These solutions would have definitely helped you in fixing the issue- QuickBooks unable to create PDF. But if the issue is still bothering you, you can reach out to QuickBooks enterprises support at +1-888-485-0289