When a user attempts to install or update QuickBooks Desktop, the Error 12057 may appear. QuickBooks error 12057 is primarily caused by multiple connectivity issues. However, this technical error might also be caused by insufficient administrator rights. To know more about this error and get a firm grasp on the solutions to fix the same, read this blog till the end.


Contributors leading to QuickBooks Error 12057

·         Error 12057 may result from improper SSL settings.

·         Poor internet connection.

·         Insufficient admin privileges.


Follow the solution given below to fix the error 12057.

Solution 1: Change the settings in the Internet option.

Solution 2: Use the safe mode to Update QuickBooks to the Latest Release

Solution 3: Enable SSL 2.0 and SSL 3.0

Solution 4: Open the PC as administrator



We have tried to cover all the solutions to resolve QuickBooks Connectivity Error 12057. If you need timely assistance on various other technical errors encountered in QuickBooks, just give our experts a call at 1 800 761 1787.