Why such type of error arises?

QuickBooks is financial software that installed into your PC device and customizes all your accounts in a systematic schedule. In this post, we are here going to discuss about how to fix QuickBooks Payroll ‘failed to send usage data when make an updation of this software. This error occurs due to the incorrect time zone of desktop or you have created Accountant’s copy.  In this post we are going to share some easy and quick methods to fix this error and once you follow these steps you can easily fix this typical error code by own.

Why such type of error arises?

  • When your time zone is incorrect into a computer or a laptop.
  • If a user will create a copy of an Accountant.

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Steps to fix error ‘Failed to send usage data’ while update

✔ Solution 1:

First Method that resolves this issue as promptly

  • Go to the employees and then select as My Payroll service option. After that, manage your Service Key.
  • Now click to the edit option, then go to next step and check your dialog box on as Open Payroll Set up and hit the finish tab. This will send your service key button and make it as to activate.
  • To do so this, select to go employees and then click on my payroll service option. Then send usage data tab. If found any trouble, then contact us at QuickBooks Payroll Support Phone Number.
  • Hopefully, if above method will failed to fix this pitfall then try second method & ready to perform it in as professionally.

 Solution 2:

Second Method that resolves this type of error as:

  • In Windows 7, follow the below points as described here:
  • First of all, open your desktop and on the bottom of the screen, double-click on the Desktop date and time.
  • After that, if you are unable to change the date and time from your system, then go to Start option.
  • After this, then go to Control Panel option.
  • Now choose Date and Time settings.
  • To do so, click on the option to change date and time settings.
  • After that on the Date and Time button, click on the Change date and time button.
  • Choose current date and time, and click to the Ok key button.
  • If you want to change the order of a time zone then you can easily click on the change time zone button as shown on the screen.
    • Give a one click on the time zone as scroll down in the drop-down arrow keys by using the system keyboard.
    • Then select it as the correct time zone.
    • In you are in a daylight saving time zone, then click the automatically modify clock for Daylight Saving Time tick-box.
  • After this, users need to click on the Ok key button and then click to the OK option as it again.
  • After that, check the time and date that are correct in the system or not. If not, ask expert advice by connecting to our techies that have great skills in deploying extreme services.

Quickbooks Payroll Support Number

+1(855)548 3394


For Windows 8, follow the below steps as listed here:

  • First open Control panel option.
  • Then click on the clock, language, region heading.
  • Under the heading date & time settings tab.
  • In a new date or time tab, now click on to change the date & time key button.
  • Then select as to correct date as well as time.
  • At last, click to the OK key.

 Solution 3:

Third Method is to Check that if there exist an Accountant’s copy

If Date and time are correct, then toggle the time zone (correct, wrong, correct) by following simple steps as:

  • If an Accountant’s copy exists, so remove the restrictions manually or you can wait until the Accountant’s copy is returned. But still remember that when you , removing the . So, you have to ensure to verify with your Accountant.
  • Now, try to send to Intuit.
  • If the error continues to exist, then delete all the online transactions that have sent.
  • Now click on Edit option from top menu bar
  • Then press CTRL+F key (You can also use find option)
  • After that Click on the Advanced tab.
  • In the Filter box, choose the following options:
    • Go the drop down menu, choose the filter Detail Level and select Summary only.
    • Now Go the drop down menu and select the filter Online Status also choose Online to send.
    • After that Go the drop down menu and select the filter Posting Status also choose Filter.
    • Finally, click on the Find button from the top right corner of the Find screen.
  • After that, review the results
  • If you find any non-payroll transaction, then complete their processing.
  • And if you find paychecks, delete them immediately and then try to send to Intuit again. If it is done successfully, recreate the paychecks. Done!

Above information will help you properly to fix Error QuickBooks Payroll “Failed to send usage data” While Update . If problems still persists then ask technical guidance and help from accounting experts Dial QuickBooks Technical Support Contact Number .  Feel free to connect our technicians that avails 24/7.


We hope that we have been able to resolve QuickBooks Problem efficiently and effectively. In case you are having some issues regarding anything, contact QuickBooks Error Code Support at toll-free number.

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