QuickBooks Error 15222

How to Fix QuickBooks Error 15222 ?

Have you got QuickBooks Error 15222 message on the screen and worried about its solution? Fret not, as this error can be easily resolved in a few steps. However, before knowing the solution to fix this issue, it is imperative to know about the same in a bit of detail. This error 15222 is related to the payroll service and it usually occurs when you download payroll and desktop update within the software. Below are mentioned some of the major causes of this error along with the practical solutions to fix the same within the least possible time. 

Why QuickBooks Error 15222 Occurs?

There are plenty of reasons owing to which Error 15222 generates and you will receive a pop-up message. Some of them are given here.

  • When your default browser is not the internet explorer.
  • When antispyware and antimalware think the QB desktop update as a threat. Please note down the fact that this error is not at all associated with the antivirus software; however, it can be coupled with the antispyware. 
  • When the digital signature registered with the internet explorer doesn’t work anymore. 

How to Resolve QB Error 15222 Quickly?

Resolving QuickBooks Error 15222 is basically a three-step procedure. All you have to do is follow the below mentioned procedure step by step and get it fixed in less than no time. 

Step 1: Install the Digital Signature Certificate

  • The first step is to install the digital signature certificate. For this, you will have to shut down the QB desktop otherwise you cannot see the digital signature certificate tab.
    QuickBooks Error 15222
  • Right click on the QBW22.exe. You can find this file by following the path ‘C:/program Files/ Intuit/ QuickBooks. Select properties. 
  • Now is the time to select the digital signature tab. Be sure that you have already chosen Intuit, Inc in the signature list. 
  • Select details in the Digital Signature Details Window and Click on the View Certificate.
  • In the certificate window, click on the certificate and get it installed. 
  • Keep on clicking the Next button until you find the Finish button on the screen.
  • Once the procedure is completed, restart your computer, open QB and download the update. 

Step 2: Update Antispyware in Your Computer

If you are using anti spyware in your computer, then it is time to update the same. Make sure that they are updated and permit the below-mentioned exceptions. 

  • Qbw32.exe and qbupdate.exe
  • Payroll. Com, QuickBooks.com

Step 3: Verify your Internet Connection Setting

The next step to solve QuickBooks Error 15222 is to verify the internet connection setting to complete the procedure. 

  • Authenticate the settings of the internet explorer by making it as the default browser. 
  • Thereafter, the user needs to check the date and time of the browser and check whether it is correct or not. 
  • In the next step, you will have to check the cipher strength. 
  • Once you are done with the above-mentioned steps, update the entire settings by clicking on the Tools and then choose the Internet options. 
  • Select Delete which you can easily find on the General tab. 
  • Choose the Temporary Internet Files and tap on the Delete option. 
  • Now is the time to choose the LAN setting that is present on the connection tab. 
  • Tick the checkbox that says ‘Automatically Detect Setting’. 
  • Make sure that both SSL 2.0 and SSL 3.0 are marked. 

We hope that the above-mentioned procedure will prove beneficial to eradicate the error 15222. If the error is still not resolved with these steps, then you are advised to contact the QuickBooks professional or Dial support for QuickBooks Error Solutions +1-800-729-1746 as soon as you can and get your issues fixed to avoid further hiccups. 

✆ Call Now: +1-800-729-1746