If you are facing this error code issue, then while you set up QuickBooks Desktop, the error message given below will display:
Error 1303: Installer has insufficient privileges to access this directory. “C:\…\Intuit”
This may likely take place if either SYSTEM group or the Everyone group does not have Full Control privileges for the directory mentioned in the error. You may also use the QuickBooks Diagnostic Tool or attempt the manual steps for resolving the error.
Step 1: Download the QuickBooksInstallDiagnosticTool.exe file which will try to fix this problem.
Step 2: Save the file to your desktop.
Step 3: Double-click on the file to run the tool.
Step 4: Choose the first option “I am having problems installing QuickBooks” and tap OK.
Note: The speed of the repair relies on your internet speed and your device’s performance.
Also Read: QuickBooks Error 7300 and how to solve it
Use this solution if the tool did not resolve the issue or if you prefer manual troubleshooting steps.
Manually modify permissions to Full Control for the SYSTEM and everyone groups for the folder C:\Documents and Settings\All Users.
We hope that you have been able to resolve your problem efficiently. We are glad you are here to read us but In case you still have queries regarding something, please reach out to QuickBooks Error support for help. Our experts are available at all hours of the day at 1-888-502-0363.