QuickBooks is being used by businesses all over the globe for their accounting and finance tasks. QuickBooks has numerous features which keeps businessmen up-to-date related to their accounting tasks. But,sometimes you might encounter errors on QuickBooks, one such error is Error 12157. Error 12157 is a part of 12000 series and it generally occurs due to connectivity issues in the operating system. 

Some of the most frequent reasons for happening of error 12157 are:

  •  There may be active X problems or PC registry errors. 
  • Firewalls may be restricting setups and internet safety applications. 
  • Some conditional firewall software settings and web protection applications may appear while updating QuickBooks. 
  • Various updates of the software for the same year are downloaded in the same system. 

Method 1: Verifying the date and time in your system. 

  • Go to the Clock icon from the bottom right corner of your system. 
  • Select the ‘Adjust Date/Time’ option. 
  • Now, go to change date and time and then enter correct details. 
  • Now, you need to close and reopen QuickBooks desktop. 
  • And, finally update the QuickBooks. 

Method 2: checking the internet connection settings. 

  • Go to the webpage of chase banking and test the secure internet connection. 
  • If you are not able to open Chase banking, you won’t be able to update QuickBooks. In this case you need to contact ISP (internet service provider). 
  • And, if you are able to see the chase banking page, then follow the below mentioned steps:
  •  Go to help and click on Internet connection setup. 
  • Choose the option of ‘Use my computer’s internet connections settings’ to establish a connection whenever this application accesses the internet. 
  • Now,you have to go to Advanced connection settings and then reach to advanced tab. 
  • From the Advanced tab, select the option of ‘Restore Advanced settings’.
  • Finally click OK and choose ‘Done’. 

Method 3:Checking the internet security or personal firewall application configuration. 

  • Please ensure that internet security and personal firewall settings are accurately configured. You need to enable port 80 & 443 and the access must be provided to the below-given field:
  1. QuickBooksMessaging.exe
  2. QBServerUtiltyMgr.exe
  3. QBGDSPlugin.exe
  4. QBDBMgr.exe
  5. IntuitSyncManager.exe
  6. FileManagement.exe
  7. Dbmlsync.exe
  8. AutoBackupEex.exe
  9. DBManagerExe.exe
  10. FileMovementExe.exe
  11. QBCFMonitorService.exe
  12. QBDBMgrN.exe
  13. QBLaunch.exe
  14. QBW32.exe

We understand that some of the issues cannot be resolved manually. So, if you need further assistance you can reach out to us at +1(888) 910 1619 a and we will be assisting you in all your issues.