Are you getting the QuickBooks Error PS033 while trying to update your QuickBooks software? This error can occur when QuickBooks tries to read the payroll setup files but because the QuickBooks software was not installed properly in your system. This error needs to be resolved as soon as possible because it can lead to various other critical as well such as the QuickBooks Unrecoverable Error. You can even your entire QuickBooks database.

QuickBooks Error PS033

QuickBooks Error PS033 can easily be resolved by following some appropriate guidelines provided by Intuit. This article will provide you the solution steps that you can perform to resolve this error. You can also dial our toll-free QuickBooks Payroll Support Phone Number +1888-380-2330 of you want an instant support for your QuickBooks issues.

Causes Of QuickBooks Error PS033

  • You are using an unregistered software or your QuickBooks payroll subscription has expired.
  • Inappropriate or wrong billing details of your QuickBooks payroll.
  • Your QuickBooks company file or other data files got corrupted.
  • The current Payroll Table is damaged.
  • Unstable internet connection.
  • You have used an incorrect service key for QuickBooks.
  • Installation of QuickBooks was damaged.

How to Fix QuickBooks Payroll Error PS033?

Follow the steps given below to resolve your errors as quickly as possible:

  • Restart your system and try to update QuickBooks payroll tax tables again if the error is still occurring then move further.
  • Open the Windows Explorer by pressing Windows + E
  • Navigate to the folder: C:\Program Files\Intuit\QuickBooks 20XX\Components\Payroll\CPS(XX refers to the version of QuickBooks like 2018,2017,2016)
  • Right click on the CPS folder and select Rename option from the drop-down list.
  • Now, change its name to CPSOLD and hit enter.
  • Try to update QuickBooks again to check if the error is resolved or not. If not then move further to next solution steps.
  • Turn off the User Account Control (UAC) by following the below-mentioned steps:
    • Login to the system with Administrator rights.
    • Open the Control Panel
    • Navigate to User Accounts and then click on User Accounts (Classic View).
    • From the Change User Account Control Settings, click on Never Notify.
    • Restart your system
  • Try to update QuickBooks Payroll Tax Tables again.

If the error couldn’t get resolved by following the above-mentioned steps then there are some additional steps that you can try to resolve this payroll update error:

  • Create a new Windows user with Administrator rights and use that user to update QuickBooks.
  • Disable your antivirus software and then try to update QuickBooks.
  • Remove all the junk files from your system.
  • Reinstall QuickBooks software.
  • Use QuickBooks Install Diagnostic Tool to resolve the damaged installation issues.
  • Set correct time and date of your system.
  • Perform a system restore to an earlier date when this error was not occurring.
  • Download all the Windows updates.

Technical Support For QuickBooks Payroll Update Issues

Following the solution steps provided in this article should allow you to get rid of the error code PS077. However, as we have already said that ignoring this issue can lead to various serious issues that couldn’t get resolved in future. In such situations, the only thing that can save you is getting in touch with the QuickBooks ProAdvisors of For this, you just have to dial our toll-free QuickBooks Support Phone Number +1888-380-2330 and you will be directly connected to one of their ProAdvisor instantly.

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