Recently whereas upgrading a customer’s recent disc drive to a stylish  new OCZ Vertex 150, we have a tendency to encountered AN surprising result.  Everything was moving on splendidly throughout the customer’s “test it all and certify it works” phase; applications were loading quick and he was happier than ever.  Then, it happened… one amongst his most significant applications set it wasn’t planning to work.  QuickBooks hit US with a mistake, specifically “Could not initialize license properties. [Error 3371, standing Code -11118] “.

First, this file is AN encrypted file that contains all of your licensing and registration data.

After a lot of net looking out and forum browsing. we have a tendency to finally patterned it out… and therefore the fix is really abundant less complicated than you think that. once encountered, all you actually have to be compelled to do is to re-create your EntitlementDataStore.ecml.

The file can be found in the following locations for various versions of QuickBooks:

  • QuickBooks 2014 (14.0): C:\ProgramData\Intuit\Entitlement Client\v8
  • QuickBooks 2013 (13.0): C:\ProgramData\Intuit\Entitlement Client\v8
  • QuickBooks 2012 (12.0): C:\ProgramData\Intuit\Entitlement Client\v6.0
  • QuickBooks 2011 (11.0): C:\ProgramData\Intuit\Entitlement Client\v6.0
  • QuickBooks 2010 (10.0) : C:\ProgramData\Intuit\Entitlement Client\v6.0
  • QuickBooks 2009 (9.0): C:\ProgramData\Intuit\Entitlement Client\v5
  • QuickBooks 2008 (8.0): C:\ProgramData\Intuit\Entitlement Client\v5
  • QuickBooks 2007 (7.0): C:\ProgramData\Intuit\Entitlement Client\v3

Now Delete the file EntitlementDataStore.ecml

When you fan the flames of QuickBooks, open your company file as was common. certify you’ve got your registration data handy as you may got to register the applying once more.