There are chances to receive TurboTax error 5639 while updating the TurboTax tax preparation software. If you are receiving “Error 5639: can’t configure product update system” on your PC, then it means the error is caused due to corrupted system files. Also, folder or file permission issues caused by the third-party software or antivirus program may become the reason of this error.
Steps to Troubleshoot TurboTax Error Code 5639
These are the steps to resolve the software’s error code 5639:
- Firstly, you need to uninstall the TurboTax software.
- Secondly, you have to remove the given folders from your PC.
- C:\Program Files\Common Files\Intuit\Database Providers
- C:\Program Files\Common Files\Intuit\Update Service v4
- C:\Program Files (x86)\Common Files\Intuit\Database Providers
- C:\Program Files (x86)\Common Files\Intuit\Update Service v4
- Next, you need to disable an antivirus real-time protection or create automatic backup software.
- Now, you have to reinstall TurboTax software.
- Finally, you need to re-enable your antivirus/backup software.
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If the error persists, you can try these steps:
- First, you need to go to start and then control panel.
- Next, you have to choose administrative tools.
- Now, you need to click on services.
- You have to right-click on intuit update service v4 and then select stop.
- Thereafter, you have to right-click on Intuit update service and then stop.
- You need to close the services, administrative tools, and then control windows.
- After that follow the sequence of steps as shown in the series of images to fix the issue.
- Finally, open a command console and follow the command.
In case you are still not able to fix it, you need to reinstall TurboTax. You can also repair or reinstall the .NET Framework.
Hopefully, you have got an idea of TurboTax error 5639 occurrence. The blog has explained its solutions step by step to resolve the error. If you ever come across the software’s error, you can take the help of this blog.
If you are still confronting TurboTax error 5639, then dial the Toll- Free TurboTax Phone Number +1-888-660-0582.
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