QuickBooks Payroll Error PS060

On the off chance that the QuickBooks payroll error PS060 is happening because of the charging and membership settings but it can be fixed without much of a stretch by following appropriate solutions that are provided in this blog.

QuickBooks Payroll Update Error PS060

QuickBooks Payroll service is an amazing tool for users but it leads to multiple errors. Creating payroll computations has become simple with the support of the application until it comes across an error.

The most usual error that a user may find while working on the software is the QuickBooks payroll error PS060. The error is visible by a message Recent Enhanced Payroll Service is Unavailable. Also, Intuit categorizes all types of QB Payroll PSXXX Error which help to understand what’s wrong.

The message and the error code that display help to find the cause of the issue. In this blog, we will tell the users about the causes and resolutions of the error. In case they want to fix the error from our side, they can directly communicate to us via QuickBooks Payroll Customer Service.

What is QuickBooks Payroll Error PS060

QuickBooks Payroll Error PSxxx  series is related to the payroll subscription and mostly comes out  due to the outdated Payroll subscription or network issue. Expiration date setting of payroll subscription is the most common reason behind the error, you get an error message “Current Enhanced Payroll Service is Unavailable”  disrupting the smooth working of payroll. But don’t worry about that it is easy to fix.

Some Important Points to Consider Before Resolving Error PS060

  • Having internet  access.
  • QuickBooks hosting a single user mode while updating a QuickBooks Desktop or Payroll.
  • Make sure Your Payroll subscription is active.
  • The date and the time of your system is correct and IE is set as your default internet browser.

QuickBooks Error PS060 Reason & Causes

What are the causes of the QuickBooks Payroll Update Error PS060? There could be multiple causes behind the QuickBooks Payroll error PS060.

Few of them comprise of:

  • The application maintains verification for the subscription expiry date from time to time as this may result in the error.
  • Third-party security application can be an issue
  • Due to server down issues
  • Due to Payroll software Outdated
  • Malware or virus attack on the system

How To Fix PS 060 Error QB Payroll

How to determine QuickBooks payroll update error PS060?

1. Resolution One:

Usually, the causes of the error are subscription and billing issues.

To resolve that, they can follow the below-mentioned resolutions:

  • Go into the My Account
  • Choose the company subjects to editing
  • Go into the billing section and tick on Edit
  • Verify the given details and create a change wherever it required
  • Tick on Save and tick on the close
  • It will update the payment information
  • Check the preview of billing details
  • Tick on the save and log out.

2. Resolution Two: Check & verify Credit Card details in QuickBooks Desktop

A. For QuickBooks Desktop

  • Firstly open the QuickBooks Desktop then click the payroll service(using payroll services)  from the product and services window.
  • Open the Billing information tab .
  • Now click Edit next to your Payment Method 
  • Then fill up the correct payment details .
  • Press Save & Close.
  • Recheck all the payroll subscription details.

B. For QuickBooks Online

  • First of all click the Gear icon at the top of the window .
  • Then select Account and Setting.
  • Press Billing & Subscription option.
  • Into the Payment Method tab click Edit. 
  • Now  in the final step Edit your credit card details and save changes.

3. Resolution Three: Flush DNS Using Command Prompt

  • Press window + R on the keyboard
  • Enter cmd in the text box when the Run window appears.
  • Now press enter key, and a black colour command prompt window.
  • Then type ipconfig/flushdns.
  • Now in the final step, again press enter and once again try to use payroll, but again you get this problem,  jumping to the next step.

4. Resolution Four: Clean & Remove  Junk Files from Internet Explorer

  • Firstly, open IE.
  • After that from the Tools tab select Internet Options.
  • Click Delete all the cookies & browsing history section .
  • Then check that the website files and temporary internet files option is selected .
  • Now click Delete and then press OK.

5. Resolution Five:

If the error happens due to the network server, the user can wait till the network server is robust

6. Resolution Six:

If the users are facing the error due to the outdated version of the application, they can update the QuickBooks Payroll to the newest version. It is not supported in the new release.

7. Resolution Seven:

When the issue is happening due to third-party security application or malware or virus, they should go for the complete system scan and put a gap to the elements earlier to opening QuickBooks again.

Support For Intuit Payroll Update Error PS060 Troubleshooting

In case the above-mentioned resolution steps are not working to fix PS060 error, they can contact our QBPayrollHelp team anytime anywhere on toll free 📞+. We provide QuickBooks related software supports and product help to our users through call, email and chat support. The users are free to contact our QuickBooks Payroll Support experts at any point of time. They are available for 24*7.


  1. What do you understand with QuickBooks payroll error PS060?

    QuickBooks payroll includes internet services and, by connecting to Intuit, it periodically validates the expiry date of subscription. This mistake happens most of the time because of the expiration date settings. To use QuickBooks payroll without any hassle, you will need to update your billing records. When the Intuit servers are down, this error will occur as well.

  2. Can cleaning junk files from IE resolve QuickBooks payroll error PS060?

    Follow the steps below to delete the Temporary Internet Files and the folder that Internet Explorer uses:

    💠 Initially, open your IE then choose the Internet option
    💠 Move to the section to Browse History 
    💠 Under the General tab, hit the Delete
    💠 Mark the option Website Files and Temporary Internet Files
    💠 Lastly, hit Delete and then hit Ok to confirm the process.

  3. How to check credit card details in QuickBooks Desktop Payroll Service?

    Go to the Product & Services and then select Subscribed payroll service. Locate the Payment Method under the Billing Information tab. Select the Edit option for the Payment Method. After that, give the correct payment details and then save followed by Close. Verify that all payroll subscription information, such as billing and different others should be correct.

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