QuickBooks for Desktop – Firewall Settings

You may encounter errors if your firewall blocks Internet access needed for specific QuickBooks programs or files. Updating your firewall to the latest release may resolve the issue or you may need to manually configure your firewall software. To manually configure your firewall settings you will need the following ports opened up.

  • QuickBooks 2017: 8019, 56727, 55373-55377
  • QuickBooks 2016: 8019, 56726, 55368-55372
  • QuickBooks 2015: 8019, 56725, 55363-55367
  • QuickBooks 2014: 8019, 56724, 55358-55362
  • QuickBooks 2013: 8019, 56723, 55353-55357
  • QuickBooks 2012: 80, 8019, 56722, 55348-55352
  • QuickBooks 2011: 80, 8019, 56721, 55343-55347
  • QuickBooks 2010: 80, 8019, 56720, 55338-55342
  • QuickBooks 2009: 80, 8019, 56719, 55333-55337

If you need assistance with entering these port exclusions into your firewall, please ask one of our technicians by submitting a service request.