Patch Error During Update, Install QuickBooks Point Of Sale

QuickBooks Point of Sale system has simplified many transnational processes, thereby becoming one of the most sought-after software products of the industry. The benefits of using QB POS are many but the technical issues that users may come across also exist, though in rare scenarios.

POS Patch QuickBooks Error is one of the examples of QB POS technical issue which when arise needs immediate attention. The error comes as error code 1328 that can be encountered while installing, uninstalling, reinstalling, or updating the software.

Resolve Path Error QBPOS

If you contact MyOnePro experts on QuickBooks POS Support , it will be easier for you to understand the issue properly as it offers help of expert executives who are technically trained to understand and handle the same.

Why Applying Patch Error Occurred In QBPOS Desktop

  • Issues with downloading the software
  • Malfunctioning of your system operation
  • Virus or malware attack
  • Sudden shutdown of the system
  • Incorrect or incomplete installation
  • Network error while you download or install the software
  • Windows Registry may have been let with invalid entries due to the un-installation of the software
  • Corrupt software file

The reasons mentioned above may cause the error normally in the QB POS V12 or V18. The error message reads Failed to install update. Microsoft Install Error: 1328, Error applying patch to file. C:\Config.Msu\PTFB53.tmp. It has probably been updated by other means, and can no longer be modified by this patch.”

How to Fix QB Point Of Sale Patch Error

Method 1: Locate config.msi file

  1. Go to the Start button
  2. Right-click it
  3. Choose Explore
  4. Double-click on C:\drive
  5. Now make sure the hidden files get displayed. To do so:
    1. Select Tools
    2. Choose Folder Options
    3. Select View tab
    4. Choose Hidden files and folders option
    5. Click on Show Hidden files and folders option
    6. Choose Apply
    7. Click OK
  6. Make sure the protected operating system files are displayed. To do so:
    1. Select Tools
    2. Choose Folder Options
    3. Go to View tab
    4. Uncheck the Hide protected operating system files box
    5. Choose Apply
    6. Click OK
  7. Go to msi file
  8. Right-click on it
  9. Choose Rename
  10. Add .OLD at the end of the file name
  11. Click Enter
  12. Again, select the Hide protected operating system files to keep those files protected

Method 2: Use Registry Repair Tool

  1. Apply the Registry repair tool
  2. This will repair the invalid entries in the Windows Registry
  3. You can also choose malware repair tool and solve the issues associated with it
  4. Remove all unwanted and junk files and folders from the system using the registry repair tool
  5. Uninstall all outdated PC Device Drivers
  6. Undo the Recent System Changes
  7. Apply the Windows system
  8. Uninstall the software
  9. Reinstall the software
  10. Opt to Run the Windows System File Checker (“SFC/scannow”)
  11. Install all necessary Windows Updates

Method 3: Go for Clean Reinstall of QB POS
Step 1: Uninstall the software

  1. Press Windows + R
  2. On the search text box, type Control Panel
  3. Select OK
  4. Choose Programs and Features
  5. Opt for QuickBooks Desktop Point of Sale 18.0
  6. Choose Uninstall/Change
  7. Follow the instructions as it comes via the prompts

Step 2: Rename all POS folders

  1. When you uninstall the software from the server computer
  2. Copy the POS folder or folders
  3. Paste them to Desktop
  4. Simply add OLD at the end of the folder name
  5. This will help the QBPOS to easily identify the new folders created after the re installation of the software

Step 3: Reinstall the software
Step 4: Restore the company file

QBPOS V18, V13,V12 Patch Error Troubleshooting Help

In case, you get stuck at any of the steps while following the resolution, MyOnePro QuickBooks Chat will help you. You just need to call the MyOnePro experts on QuickBooks Support Number [We are Not Intuit® , This Is Paid Support By Proadvisor] +1-800-301-4813 for assistance.