No doubt QuickBooks is an excellent program for accounting with simple useable features helpful to handle day-to-day accounting operations of business operations. But errors can be one of the annoying things to deal with. You open the program and the error box pops up.
Error 15106 is a payroll update error, which means that something is stopping the software from updating. Let us get into the details.
QuickBooks Error 15106 is usually encountered while downloading QuickBooks Desktop updates with an error message, “The update program cannot be opened. The update program is damaged.”
The problem here is that there is something that is stopping the QuickBooks update program from starting.
Spy Sweeper causes this error to happen because it takes QuickBooks update program as a malware which downloads unwanted stuff into the computer.
An administrator, in a computer system, is a person who has the rights to modify the core entries of a computer system like registries, programs, adding or modifying user accounts, etc. Installing or updating any program on Windows needs administrator access. If you are not logged in as the administrator, this error might pop up.
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Wondering which of the above two reasons are causing the error to pop? Find out through following steps.
Step 1: Open Task Manager by Press Ctrl+Alt+Esc.
Step 2: Now click on “More Details” at the left bottom tab of the window.
Step 3: Under the “Processes” tab, find “SpySweeper.exe”.
Step 1: Open Control Panel and select User Accounts.
Step 2: Click on Users. If “Administrator” is displayed under your account picture, then you have logged in as the administrator.
Fixing error 15106 is rather easy to fix. However, if these solutions don’t work out, don’t hesitate to contact their customer care center by phone or email. Now, coming back to the solutions.
If you find “SpySweeper.exe” in the task manager, follow the steps.
Step 1: Open “Add/Remove Programs” and look for Spy Sweeper
Step 2: Click on it and select “Uninstall”.
Step 3: Follow the steps to uninstall it.
Log in from another account which has administrator privileges or asks your network administrator to grant you administrator privileges and try running the program again.
If these steps do not work out, you may call up QuickBooks error support phone number 1-888-502-0363. They have an excellent network of customer care centers which will be happy in sorting out the issue for you.