• Morgan Holl

Mandatory Security Update for QuickBooks® Point of Sale 18.0 (TLS 1.2)

Mandatory Security Update for QuickBooks® Point of Sale 18.0

TLS 1.2


A mandatory security update (TLS 1.2) will be pushed out to QuickBooks® Point of Sale 18.0 customers this week. The security update will be part of the January release, but due to the importance of this update, they are pre-empting the release to get the update to you sooner!


In-Product Message

Beginning this week, you will see a message in QuickBooks® Point of Sale that reads: “A new security update is available for QuickBooks® POS 18.0. Update now to ensure uninterrupted access to your POS Payments Service. Click here to learn more."

**WHAT YOU NEED TO DO** Click this link and carefully read the instructions before beginning. The link contains an executable file to download and install the patch and should only take a minute of your time. CLICK HERE FOR INSTRUCTIONS

What You Need Before Installing TLS 1.2

  • Point of Sale: Version 18.0

  • Operating System: Windows 7 or higher

  • Internet Explorer: Version 8 or higher

Using the TLS 1.2 Utility

  • The utility should be run as an administrator user or a user with administrator privileges

  • It needs to be executed on all computers running QuickBooks® Point of Sale (Stand alone, Client/Server, Remote & HQ)

Install the TLS 1.2 Utility

  1. Download the utility and save it to your desktop.

  2. Right-click the TLSMigrationClient.exe on your desktop and select Run as administrator.

  3. Select Click to Proceed.

  4. The utility takes less than a minute to complete the update.

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The Bianchi Consultants office is closed Friday 12/28- Tuesday 01/01 for the New Year Holiday. If you prefer to wait to do this update until our return, that is absolutely fine, please let us know if you need to schedule an appointment. If you run into any trouble, you can call QuickBooks® Point of Sale Support at 877-282-0782. Please keep in mind that Intuit Offices are closed on New Year's Day.

Happy 2019!

Shelly & Morgan

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