Lately, lots of people are having trouble with QuickBooks, giving warnings about missing components for making PDF files. You may get an error message when working with printing works in QuickBooks Desktop saying, "QuickBooks detected that a component required to create PDF files is missing." Unfortunately, the error isn't clear enough to tell exactly why it happened or how to fix it quickly. To understand more about the [QuickBooks Desktop component required to create PDF]( issues, read this complete guide explaining the possible reasons for the QuickBooks PDF component's missing errors and ways to resolve issues related to printing PDFs. Keep reading so you learn everything about fixing QuickBooks PDF printing mistakes. If you require further assistance with QuickBooks PDF Component issues in QuickBooks Desktop, do not hesitate to dial [+18557380359](tel:+1.855.738.0359) and contact our QuickBooks Technical support team to get the necessary help. ## Possible Causes Behind the "QuickBooks missing component required to create pdf" error Possible causes leading to missing components required to create PDF files in QuickBooks Desktop are as follows. * Corrupted installation of Adobe Acrobat DC or other compatible PDF creator applications used alongside QuickBooks. * Outdated versions of either QuickBooks or third-party programs responsible for producing PDF outputs. * Microsoft XPS Document Writer (MXDW) might be turned off in the Windows settings. **The following blogs can help you : [Solving the QuickBooks compile error in hidden module](** ### Way to resolve missing components required to create pdf issue in QuickBooks Desktop Follow the below given suitable fix to resolve the error and perform printing works in QuickBooks without a hassle. ### Solution 1: Run QuickBooks Print & PDF Repair Tool from QB Tool Hub This solution involves two steps, as it is essential to download and install QuickBooks Tool Hub before running the Print & PDF Repair Tool. Follow the below steps carefully. **Step 1: First, install QuickBooks Tool Hub** QuickBooks Tool Hub is a collection of tools that helps you resolve many errors that you encounter while using QuickBooks. Follow the below steps to install QB Tool Hub correctly. * Close QuickBooks for now. * Download the most recent version of QB Tool Hub and save it where you can access it easily, like in the Downloads folder or on the Desktop. * Then, Open the downloaded file (QuickBooksToolHub.exe). * After that, follow the instructions displayed on the screen to install it. * Agree to the terms and conditions. * After it's installed, double-click the Tool Hub icon to open it, and if you can't find it, search for QB Tool Hub manually. **Step 2:Run the Print & PDF Repair Tool from Tool Hub** * Open QuickBooks Tool Hub and navigate to' Program Problems.' * Within the 'Program Problems' tab, click on the QuickBooks Print & PDF Repair Tool and wait for a minute to run it properly. * After the tool finishes, try to print or export as a PDF from QuickBooks Desktop and check whether the issue is resolved. **Read More : [How to Resolve QuickBooks POS Failed To Open Company File](** By implementing the steps outlined above, you can successfully resolve the missing QuickBooks Desktop component required to create PDF issues. We hope that you have learned the likely causes and troubleshooting steps of missing component errors, and now you will be able to print in QuickBooks without any issues. If you are still facing the same error, get in touch with us via [+18557380359](tel:+1.855.738.0359).