You may receive a message that Quicken cannot complete the registration process. When you register your software, Quicken attempts to access the internet. If you are unable to register, the problem is either with your internet connectivity (as associated with the Quicken software) or a firewall setting (Quicken isn't given access through the firewall).
Please remember, you may only register a currently supported version of Quicken, which is current year plus two prior year versions.
If you are using Quicken 2011 or newer, Internet Connection Setup does not exist within the Quicken software. You will want to go through the Internet Options in the Windows Control Panel.
Troubleshoot your Internet connectivity
Quicken embeds the Internet Explorer component into the software which also in part of your Windows environment. These settings are not tied to your default browser. We are simply accessing these settings through Internet Explorer.
You may opt out of the Quicken registration. If you do not register, you will not be able to synchronize your date with quicken.com. Also, you may not important information regarding your Quicken software, nor information regarding current and upcoming deals.