[QODBC-Desktop] Troubleshooting - Changes to the Integrated Application Authentication for QuickBooks
Posted by Jack - QODBC Support on 21 June 2016 03:21 PM
Troubleshooting - Changes to the Integrated Application Authentication for QuickBooks
Intuit is reinforcing existing security features that help protect QuickBooks customers’ sensitive information.
Get the following errors from the QODBC driver:
ERROR  [QODBC] QB Begin Session Failed. Error = 8004041d,80040418 This application cannot log into this QuickBooks company data file automatically. The QuickBooks administrator can grant permission for automatic login through the Integrated Application preferences.
Test connection to Quick Books - FAILED: "[QODBC] QB Begin Session Failed. Error = 8004041a. This application does not have permission to access this QuickBooks company data file. The QuickBooks administrator can grant access permission through the Integrated Application preferences."
You need to follow the below steps to reauthorize QODBC for QuickBooks.
3. Connect using your application. It should pop-up Data Access Certificate on QuickBooks, Please accept the Certificate. QuickBooks issue a Certificate for each application, So you need to get the Certificate for all application that you use with QuickBooks.
4. You must log in to each Windows user accessing QuickBooks Data using QODBC.
If the company file has Personally Identifiable Information (PII) in QuickBooks, users must log in with a password; the SDK app will only be allowed to connect once the login has been completed for that user.
Customers will be instructed to set up a strong password when logging in. Customers should use unique letters and numbers in a password, not essential words that can easily be found online or in the dictionary.