If everything worked fine till yesterday and today you have problems printing from QuickBooks with QuickBooks Error Code 20 on screen. Nothing prints from QuickBooks “Printer not activated”. QuickBooks Printer not activated Error Code 20 is the result of Upgrade to Windows 10, Or you are trying to print from QuickBooks 2009 installed on a Windows 10 Computer. QB 2009 is an outdated version that has problems printing from Windows 10, caused by compatibility issues. QuickBooks 2009 stopped getting automatic updates as its official support Ended in May 2012. QuickBooks 2009 was engineered to run on Windows 7, the latest of those times and technically your data is also 10 years behind the current QB Desktop version.
Windows 10 updates twice a month and your QuickBooks 2009 doesn’t and roots compatibility issues in a form of the QuickBooks Error Code 20. Don’t be even surprised, if your QuickBooks Company File stopped working.
Alternatively, you can apply the interim solution to fix QuickBooks Printer not activated Error Code 20, before you make a decision to upgrade QuickBooks to latest version.
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Microsoft Document Writer is a preinstalled Windows component that helps print to file. It enables Windows to help QuickBooks application to save information in PDF. If this component is missing or damaged, you get in trouble printing from QuickBooks on Windows 10 and Encounter QuickBooks Printer not activated Error Code 20 as an outcome.
Hopefully, the resolution steps helped you fix QuickBooks Printer not activated Error Code 20 following one of the 6 steps or all of them suggested. If the errors still continue then you can also call at our QuickBooks Customer Help Desk Number if you get stuck anywhere during this process, They will be able to guide you better with the solutions.