Quickbooks Error 3371 Status Code 11118: QuickBooks Could Not Load the License Data
Quickbooks Error 3371 Status Code 11118 is a frequent QuickBooks Error experienced by QuickBooks users normally. It usually appears when you upgrade QuickBooks or recently re-installed a copy.
Infographic: Quickbooks Error 3371 Status Code 11118
When you open QuickBooks after installation, it will show you the error message Status Code 11118. Along with the following message that “QuickBooks could not load the license data”.
You can also get a message saying “QuickBooks has encountered a problem on startup. This may be due to an invalid software license.”
After showing this message the reason is that QuickBooks cannot load your license data is possible that the file which is responsible to verify you’re licensing information has gone corrupt.
How to Fix This Error?
Fixing this error is absolutely simple. One should be able to resolve it simply by following steps given below:
- Close QuickBooks
- Go to C:\ProgramData\Intuit\Entitlement Client\v8
- Delete Entitlementdatastore.ECML file
Once you have deleted the Entitlement data store.ECML file. You can restart QuickBooks. It should work properly.
The reason to Delete the Entitlementdatastore.ECML file that it was corrupted. After some time we restart QuickBooks it would create a new file that would be error-free and your QuickBooks should work perfectly fine.