QuickBooks Error 3371 Status Code 11118

QuickBooks Error 3371: QuickBooks could not load the license data

If you see this error code 3371 in your QuickBooks that means there is missing company file or there is some damage/corruption in QuickBooks company file.

QuickBooks is very popular accounting software especially in the United States & Canada. QuickBooks is accurate, secure and reliable. Today we will guide you on QuickBooks Error 3371, Status Code 11118. QuickBooks Error Code 3371 usually appears after the reconfiguration of your desktop or if you activate QuickBooks for the very first time.

QuickBooks Error 3371

You can also take guidance from Intuit QuickBooks Support by dialing QuickBooks Support Phone Number 1800-890-6677.

This error code 3371 restricts you to open your QuickBooks company file. You will see the message on your screen showing:

QuickBooks could not load the license data. This may be caused by missing or damaged QB company files.

Could not initialize license properties

As you can see, the OK button in the above image. If you click on OK you will see another dialogue box showing QuickBooks Fatal Error with the message given below:

QuickBooks has encountered a problem on startup. This may be due to an invalid software license. Insert the QuickBooks CD into your computers and then reinstall the software. If you encounter the problem again, dial QuickBooks Tech Support Number 1800-890-6677.

QuickBooks Fatal Error

If you click OK again it closes the window but it will not fix your QuickBooks Error 3371 status code -1118. This is very frustrating but it can be fixed instantly by taking the support from QuickBooks Error Support Number 1800-890-6677.


It is compulsory to have license information stored in your hard drive. But due to any means if license data got corrupted then you will get this error code 3371. One more reason when this error code appears is while during the process of cloning the data on the C:/ drive to another new hard drive. You have to delete entitlement file and re-enter the license information to fix this issue.

  • Missing File QBregistration.dat: Intuit look for this file every time when QuickBooks is active. If this file is missing, damaged or corrupted then you will get this error code 3371.
  • Damaged or missing MSXML component: MSXML is a necessarycomponent provided by Microsoft. It is required by QuickBooks to run on your system. If this component got corrupted then you will face issues in accessing the QuickBooks software.
  • Interruption of Anti-Virus
  • Tired to open the file without saving it

How To Fix QuickBooks Error 3371 Status Code -11118?

There are two methods which can be used to solve QuickBooks Error Code 3371. Method one tells you about reinstalling your product and method two give you suggestion to search for help on callsupportphonenumber.com

Method 1:

Method 1
  • Navigate to C:\ProgramData\Intuit\Entitlement Client\v8
  • Look for ecml file and delete it.
  • Try to run QuickBooks now

There is 90 percent chance that you will be able to resolve issues. Otherwise you can contact Intuit QuickBooks Support Phone Number 1800-890-6677 for instant support.

Method 2:

Try this method if you are still facing the same issue after following the above method:

  • Go to the startup menu
  • Click on All Programs > Window update
  • Select Check for updates
  • Download the available updates
  • Now, reinstall the QuickBooks desktop

Note: You can also fix your issue using QuickBooks Component Repair Tool or performing clean Install.

Method 3:

  • Check for all updates available for windows
  • Download all updates
  • Also download all the updates available for QuickBooks

Contact our QuickBooks Error Support Team

You can contact our QuickBooks Pro Support Phone Number 1800-890-6677 for more help. It’s good if you are able to solve QuickBooks Error Code 3371 now. If not, then we are waiting for your call. We provide you 100 percent instant technical assistance. We take care of your QuickBooks data and other components. Save your time, call QuickBooks support team.


What is QuickBooks Error 3371?

When you have damaged QuickBooks companies file then QuickBooks reminds you by giving this error code 3371. Call our error experts by dialing toll-free QuickBooks Support 1800-890-6677.

How Do I Fix QuickBooks Error Code 3371?

Call our QuickBooks Technical Support Phone Number 1800-890-6677 to get your QuickBooks Error 3371 fixed instantly. Get in touch with us as soon as possible.

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