how to install TurboTax on windows 10

How to Install TurboTax on windows 10?

TurboTax is one of the most critically acclaimed tax preparation software among its contemporaries and in the accounting software marketplace. Now as great as TurboTax is as software, its users at times can find it difficult to install the software in their systems, especially for Windows 10. This article will teach you how to install TurboTax on windows 10.

Steps to Install TurboTax on windows 10

The following are the steps that you will need to perform in order to install TurboTax on Windows 10:

  1. To begin with, you must close all programs on your system. Intuit advises you to disable your firewall and anti-virus temporarily.
  2. Then, insert the TurboTax CD into the optical drive of the new computer and then click on the option to “Run setup.exe.” If you downloaded your copy of TurboTax online, double-click the installer.
  3. Next, you will need to click on the “Next” option.
  4. After performing the previous step, click on the “I Agree” option to comply with the End User License Agreement.
  5. Now, click on the “Change” button and select a different folder if you want to install the software in a different location. Uncheck the “Sure, count me in” box if you don’t want to send anonymous performance reports to Intuit.
  6. Finally, you will have to click on the “Install” option to complete the procedure. The process usually takes three to five minutes.

Now, if you are wondering how to install TurboTax on windows 10 without the CD? Well, there is a procedure to do that as well.

Steps to install TurboTax on windows 10 without the CD

Perform the following steps in order to install TurboTax on your system without a CD:

  1. For the first step, you will need to right-click on your taskbar and click on the “Task Manager” option.
  2. Then, search for the “Intuit update service” section in the process tab and end process.
  3. Next, switch to the “Details” tab and look for the “MSIexec.exe” file. End task on all of the files that are still running. There may be more than one.
  4. Now, you will have to right-click on the taskbar located at the bottom of the screen and select the Task Manager option.
  5. After performing the previous step, select the More details option if the task manager does not have tabs in it.
  6. Select the Services tab and make sure the status next to msiserver is not running.
  7. Finally, If the status says Running then it means Windows is currently installing something, such as Windows Updates or another program. Please make sure the other installation finishes and the msiserver status is Stopped before attempting to install TurboTax.

Your job is done!

We hope that the aforementioned article has proved to useful for you. Follow the steps provided above to learn how to install TurboTax on windows 10. If you are still unable to install TurboTax in your system after performing all the steps accurately, contact the TurboTax customer service number 1-855-377-2733.  Our expert technicians will ensure that any of your TurboTax related issues are dealt with.

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