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On my Mac TaxCalc opens then immediately closes with an error message.
The message "This program is not compatible with your Mac" may be shown when you try to start TaxCalc. This behaviour will be seen if you are trying to run TaxCalc for the Mac on a version of OS-X that is not supported by TaxCalc. TaxCalc needs OS-X 10.11 (El Capitan) or greater in order to...
rating 28 Dec, 2018 Views: 733
Error message: You do not have permission to access this application (individual users)
When opening TaxCalc you may receive the following Access Permission message when attempting to select any of the tax years: This error is likely caused by permission issues. To check this, complete the below steps: Close TaxCalc. Right-click on the TaxCalc icon. Choose Run as...
rating 28 Mar, 2017 Views: 720
When I try to download TaxCalc I get "page cannot be displayed" or "SSL received a record that exceeded the maximum permissible length"
Some users have reported problems trying to download TaxCalc, with the following errors. Users with Internet Explorer may get: This page can't be displayed. Make sure the web address https://www.taxcalc.com is correct. Look for the page with your search engine. Refresh the page in a few...
rating 13 Jan, 2017 Views: 719
I get the message "Network Connection required" when using a Mac but I do have a network connection
Some users have reported that while they are able to download and install the Mac version of the TaxCalc software, they are unable to start the program the first time following installation, and the following message is shown Network Connection required Press [OK] when your network connection...
rating 18 Mar, 2016 Views: 705
Error Updating Database Individual, Partnership and Limited Company users
Resolution for Error Updating Database for Individual, Partnership and Limited Company, Tax module users. . Windows Individual, Partnership and Limited Company users. Click on your Windows logo and type '%appdata%' and select the Windows file folder. Navigate to Roaming > Acorah...
rating 28 Dec, 2023 Views: 703
How do I fix a tax return that prints as gibberish?
If your tax return prints as gibberish after the first few pages, you can fix this by following these instructions: Windows 10 In the Search box next to the Start button, enter Services and Printers. Press Return. Right-click on the relevant printer. Click on Printer properties. Click on...
rating 28 Dec, 2018 Views: 683
Get TaxCalc 2004 working on Windows 7, 8 or 10
Install the program as normal (download can be found here TaxCalc 2004) NOTE - Do not choose to run the program when the installer finishes. Right hand Click on the TaxCalc 2004 Icon which should now be on the desktop Click Troubleshoot Compatibility. The compatibility troubleshooter should...
rating 11 Sep, 2018 Views: 679
I am running a Linux machine, how do i send error logs?
If an issue is encountered using the TaxCalc program on a Linux based system, logs will be required to investigate further. Please ensure you send the required logs via email to support@taxcalc.com. HealthCheck If the TaxCalc program is able to open, select Help > Send HealthCheck to TaxCalc...
rating 10 May, 2021 Views: 643
External connections into the TaxCalc database
In line with our EULA TaxCalc does not permit third party software to insert, delete, interrogate, or in any way interact with the data held within the TaxCalc database. Whilst it is technically possible to connect to a TaxCalc database, outside of the application, it is not an area we can support...
rating 27 Sep, 2018 Views: 602
My update gets stuck at a certain percentage - what do I do?
TaxCalc issues updates to users throughout the year and users will usually run through the below process to complete the update. Open TaxCalc and log in with the admin username and password (if login is enabled). Under Notifications, expand the option for Update Available where you will see a...
rating 27 Dec, 2019 Views: 595
Will my annual subscription include any updates?
TaxCalc will include software updates regularly that are downloaded from the internet. This will include improved stability to the product and any new additional functionality that may have been added. The application will check for updates and licence terms each time it starts up on the computer....
rating 18 Mar, 2016 Views: 554
The TaxCalc installer file has been quarantined
On occasion the TaxCalc installer file may falsely be identified as a virus or a file that contains malware. Your Antivirus will then automatically remove or quarantine these files. You will need to update your Antivirus settings to allow the file to be restored or re-downloaded. In some...
rating 19 Aug, 2021 Views: 551
Missing checkboxes and radio buttons using the Windows version of TaxCalc (Parallels under OS-X)
Some users report that checkboxes and radio buttons can be missing when using TaxCalc on a Mac under Parallels To resolve this issue MacLook needs to be disabled. If coherence mode is used, this must be exited first. Right click on the Parallels Desktop icon in the dock Select view Change...
rating 29 Mar, 2017 Views: 544
Cannot connect to Database - AVG Firewall
The AVG Firewall may block the connection to the TaxCalc database. If TaxCalc was working previously and nothing else has changed apart from AVG being updated. Then you will need to make a simple configuration change. This is the error message given by TaxCalc ; Open AVG then select MENU...
rating 16 Mar, 2020 Views: 533
Error message 'Authorisation details not found' appears on workstations when using network version of TaxCalc
Some users have reported that after updating their login details on the TaxCalc website, additional machines (workstations) may get the error message Authorisation details not found. This is because when the system was set up the workstations couldn't 'see' the server properly and a file called...
rating 27 Dec, 2019 Views: 518

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