quickbooks error 175131

QuickBooks POS Error 175131

QuickBooks Error 175131 in Point of Sale

In QuickBooks POS desktop when a user is trying to process a request in a store exchange at a remote store. He might come across QuickBooks error 175131.

Error code 175131: The License Number for this store is not in the HQ Store Exchange file, processing canceled

What causes QuickBooks Error 175131?

Error 175131 occurs when a user is using a store exchange in QuickBooks POS & the Error folder in the admin/headquarters computer has an old exchange file that contains different license information in it.

File Location: C:\ProgramData\Intuit\QuickBooks Point of Sale XX\StEX\Error

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Fix QuickBooks Error 175131 – Step by Step Troubleshooting Solutions

Follow the instructions to repair error 175131 in QuickBooks POS

Solution 1 – Configure License Information in Headquarter/admin location

  1. Go to  File
  2. Click on Preferences
  3. Choose Company
  4. Click on Multi-Store, then select Store Exchange
  5. Go to the configuration tab, rectify & configure the license information
  6. Click on each store number, Select Configure & verify each license number
  7. If any store shows a different license number go to configuration settings
  8. Edit & Save the correct license number & click on save

After performing these troubleshooting steps, try to process a request in-store exchange at the remote location and see if the error still persists.

Solution 2 – Delete all the QuickBooks temporary files (.qbt) in your system

quickbooks error 175131

  • Go to My PC from Start
  • Click on View at the top
  • On the right side as the image shows click on show/hide & check the hidden files option
  • Go to the Program files > Intuit > QuickBooks Point of Sale Version > Error
  • Locate .qbt files & delete all the files by .qbt file extension

Try to run the request in the store exchange and see if the error still persists.

Contact QuickBooks POS Experts to resolve QuickBooks Error 175131

If the above troubleshooting steps don’t help you fix QuickBooks error 175131. Contact QuickBooks POS support experts at +1888-727-4587 & get the error resolved immediately.