QuickBooks software has many benefits to users and accountants worldwide. However, these benefits come with some error codes and glitches that prevent the software from working effectively.  When you open the QuickBooks Desktop software, you may receive a message indicating that Internet Explorer is disabled. There are many possible causes for this issue, including disabling the Internet Explorer browser. However, to resolve the QuickBooks internet explorer is turned off problem where QuickBooks won’t open unless you disable Internet Explorer, you must implement this segment. If you run into any issues and find the next methods a little confusing, just call our support team. Contact our team by dialing our helpline number +1-844-499-6700.

Effective Methods to Troubleshoot Internet Explorer is turned Off Error in QuickBooks.

Method 1: Reinstall Internet Explorer

  • Download the Internet Explorer installation package from Microsoft’s official website.
  • After downloading the .exe file, double-click to install it.
  • Click Install to complete the installation.
  • In the dialog box that appears, select Restart Later.
  • The final method requires a system restart.
  • However, first check “Enable Internet Explorer” in the “Turn Windows features on or off”

Method 2: Enable Internet Explorer in Programs and Features.

After you install Internet Explorer, you must make it accessible on QuickBooks Desktop.

  • Press Win+R to display run commands.
  • Type Control and click OK.
  • In the Control Panel window, go to Programs and select the Programs and Features tab.
  • Click Turn Windows features on or off in the left pane.
  • Next, enable Internet Explorer by checking the box next to it.
  • Click the OK

 Method 3: Restart your PC.

  • After completing the above methods, you must restart your computer.
  • Follow these methods.
  • Click the Power button on the Start menu.
  • Then select Restart.
  • Wait until the system reboots.
  • Open QuickBooks Desktop after restarting your computer.
  • The software should work correctly.
  • However, if the same issue occurs again, please follow the methods below.

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We hope that the QuickBooks Internet Explorer disabled issue has been resolved from your system. This blog is the result of extensive introspection and self-testing by our support team. So, we hope the contents of the post are useful for you and will help you overcome this issue. If you face any issues while following the methods above, please feel free to contact the QuickBooks customer service team via our hotline at +1-844- 499-6700.