How To Fix QuickBooks Payroll Update Error PS033?

QuickBooks Error PS033

While using QuickBooks you can come across the error ‘QuickBooks Payroll Error PS033‘. So what this error is actually, how does it appear? What does this issue exactly mean? How can it be resolved?
In this blog, we are going to answer all these questions and get the correct knowledge about this error in a detailed manner.
The error message may seem quite difficult to solve at first instinct but the error is quite easy to deal with.

What is QuickBooks Payroll Update Error PS033 and how it appears?

While QuickBooks is successful in providing the best services in business accounting, Direct Integration with Payroll is one of its salient features. But at times while downloading Payroll Update or access the company file, you may encounter with an error message. The error message displays ‘PS033 Error: QuickBooks can’t read your payroll setup files.’ This means that any file in the CPS folder is damaged. This error may lead to losing in some of the information and data.
So, if you encounter this kind of error you must take precaution to avoid any complications.

Also Read: Resolving QuickBooks Payroll Error PS032  

Causes of QuickBooks Payroll Error PS033

 The most common reason of occurrence of Error PS033 is when the CPS Folder contains a damaged file and so you will be unable to download Payroll Update. You may also face problem in opening any company file.
There may be many other reasons for the occurrence of this error. These include:

  • Your Payroll Subscription is deactivated.
  • Your Payroll Subscription may be inactivated.
  • You may be using an Incorrect Service Key.
  • You may not have applied to the latest product update.
  • QuickBooks Data must have damaged.
  • The Identification Number(EIN) may be invalid or incorrect in your company file.
  • QuickBooks Desktop may be incompatible with your latest Windows Version.
  • PSID is incorrect or invalid in the company file.
  • Payment related issue or QuickBooks may not be in proper use.

Solutions to Fix QuickBooks Error PS033

 There are many ways to resolve QuickBooks Payroll Update Error PS033. Following are a few solutions that may help you in solving this error. Trying one or more of these solutions may help you in solving the error.

Solution 1: Updating Payrolls

  • Click Get Payroll Updates in Employees>Get Payroll Updates
  • Click on Download Entire Payroll Update.
  • Choose Update.

Solution 2: Renaming CPS folder

  • You need to go to C:\Program Files\Intuit\QuickBooks 20nn\Components\Payroll.
  • Search for a CPS folder in the folder.
  • Rename the CPS folder to CP SOLD.
  • QuickBooks payroll tax table needs to be updated.

Solution 3: Disabling User Account Control

  • Go to user accounts.
  • Change User Account Control Settings.
  • Disable User Account Control (UAC).

Solution 4: Restarting your system

  • Run a Verify and Rebuild Data in QuickBooks app.
  • Update QuickBooks to the latest edition.
  • Restart the computer in safe mode again.Payroll Get Update error ps033

In case you are unable to solve the error using the above solutions, Immediately contact at QuickBooks Payroll Error Support Number  1-855-857-0824.

You can also go to QBPayrollHelp and seek help. QuickBooks also provides you with an option of chat with experts using Live Chat Support on its official website.

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