OFXIE12007 Error with Money 2007
Some people have found that after installing Microsoft Money 2007 on Windows Vista,
and using an existing or new file, when they try to run account updates it fails.
received is 'OFXIE12007' - specifically an "unable to connect" message. Additionally, the error will say
that the server name is not recognized and ask to verify that your internet settings are correctly
configured. (The 12007 part of the error error is internally defined as ERROR_INTERNET_NAME_NOT_RESOLVED).
You may also see the error "Money was unable to connect to the online quotes server. Check your
internet connection and try the operation again
Money is the only program which doesn't work,
and your internet connection appears to be working correctly when you try it in Internet Explorer or other
The first step should be to check that you have the most up to date service pack for Money
2007 (SP2), and have rebooted since you installed that service pack. If you have not rebooted, then you must do so,
even though you might not have been prompted to do so.
Cal Learner, Microsoft MVP for Money, posted the
following to the Microsoft Money newsgroup
it is not guaranteed to work for all instances, but on a number of occasions it has proven to fix the error
after the initial reboot.
- Start Internet Explorer
- Navigate to Tools -> Internet Options ->
- Check that the SSL 2.0 protocol is enabled.
- If it still doesn't work, then additionally try the following steps
- Also in Internet
Explorer, go to Tools -> Internet Options -> Security -> Trusted Sites -> Sites list
- Uncheck "Require server verification".
- In the trusted sites list add the following entries:
The final item (money://)
adds a navigation protocol which Money uses internally as it is built on top of Internet Explorer
Thanks to Cal Learner, MVP for the SSL2 solution
Keywords: Trusted Sites, SSL2, OFX12007