I solved the issue with a specialist over the phone.

The problem was that there was no employees in the list whatsoever to click and delete, despiteĀ it showing up as potential payee and taking up the space as a name. For some reason it was saving them as some sort of […]

Resolution for 'Add Employee issue: 'I am trying to add an employee, but I am getting the error that the name is already being used. Previously, when we first got the program, we had gone into the add employee screen and entered the name, just as a test to have a look at how things are set up. We did not save that entry and just backed out of the screen. No employee was created on the list. It even prompts to set up payroll and create first customer. The odd thing is, if i were to say, create an expense. The name shows up as an employee under the Payee dropdown as an employee.' available: Yes.

The Add Employee issue or error code is a known issue in Quickbooks Online (QBO) and/or Quickbooks. Support for this issue is available either by self-service or paid support options. Experts are available to resolve your Quickbooks issue to ensure minimal downtime and continue running your business. First try to resolve the Add Employee issue yourself by looking for a resolution described in the article. If it is a complex Add Employee issue or you are unable to solve the issue, you may contact us by clicking here or by using other Add Employee support options.

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