How to Fix QuickBooks POS Error 10060

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QuickBooks POS error 10060 happens when the network connection is not working or timed out. The users who use credit or debit card for transactions must need the proper and active network connection. There may be many more reasons that cause the QuickBooks POS error 10060. Here is the solution that you can do according to the problem you are suffering from.

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🔰 Causes for Error Code 10060 of QuickBooks POS

QuickBooks POS Error Code 10060 mainly found due to the following reasons,

⏩ EFT server problem, issues in socket connection,

⏩ Connection block by security software, etc.

🔰 Solution to Fix The QuickBooks POS Error 10060

Various solutions are there that you can opt for according to the cause you are suffering from. Do follow the process accordingly to get resolve the error smoothly.

🔰 Solution 1- If the Network Connection is Blocked by the Security Software

1️⃣ Firstly, disable the security applications if you have installed any in your system

2️⃣ Try to do the transaction again

3️⃣ Now if error doesn’t appear then  it is resolved

🔰 Solution 2- New Data File is Created

1️⃣ In the QuickBooks, go to the file menu option

2️⃣ In the file menu, click on the Company data

3️⃣ Then click on the New button

4️⃣ Do name it as test and also give the identity to the new data file

5️⃣ Go to the Edit menu and then click on the Preferences

6️⃣ Now select the company

7️⃣ Then select the option Merchant Service and then fill the details

8️⃣ After that click on the Save button

9️⃣ Go to the menu option Tools and then in drop-down option click on the User information

🔟 Do open the POS and then process the card again

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🔰 Solution 3- Socket is Not Connected

1️⃣ You need to check the socket connection that it is done properly or not

2️⃣ Do check that the wires are properly tightened and if not then do it

3️⃣ Now check that its working or not

🔰 Solution 4- Use the System Where Credit Card is in Process in Case of Many Workstations

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1️⃣ Click on the Edit menu and then select the option Preferences

2️⃣ Do choose the company and select the communication setup

3️⃣ Tick-mark the option “Use this system for all credit card and debit card transactions”

4️⃣ Save all the changes to proceed further

5️⃣ You need to close the Window in which you are working and then reopen the Point of Sale

6️⃣ Click on the Navigate Tools menu and then click on the User Information

7️⃣ Check and verify that the WS-EFT is under the workstation

8️⃣ If it is yes, then you can process the card.

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📯 Frequently Asked Questions 📯

Q 1. How to Disable Antivirus or Firewall to Fix QuickBooks POS Error 10060?

☑ In your Windows system, go to the Taskbar
☑ Then go to the bottom right slide
☑ Click on the arrow sign that is pointing upwards
☑ Now, right-click on the firewall and select the Pause option
☑ It will pause the antivirus protection
☑ Perform same with the firewall
☑ After this, you have to check for the error.

Q 2. How to Open QuickBooks No Open Company File Window to Resolve QuickBooks POS Error 10060?

☑ Go to the QuickBooks icon
☑ Then press and hold the Ctrl key on your keyboard
☑ While pressing the Ctrl key, double-click on the QuickBooks icon to open it
☑ You have to continue holding the ctrl key until it shows you No company open window.

Q 3. Why Create a New Data File to Fix QuickBooks POS Error 10060?

Ans: Creating a new data file helps you to check that still you are facing issues or not. If yes then there are issues in opening or using a data file. If not then there is an issue with your previous data file. This way you get a new data file with a new location that can also fix the problem sometimes.