What Does Error Code 6189 Mean?

According to Intuit, Error Code 6189 “QuickBooks is unable to determine the cause of the error on the local file” can occur when the QuickBooks data service either doesn’t have correct access permissions or they they weren’t read correctly.  This error occurs when attempting to open a QuickBooks company file (.qbw) that is stored in […]

What Does Error Code -6190, -83 Mean?

According to Intuit, Error Code -6190, -83: “QuickBooks was unable to open the company file” is an error that can occur when running QuickBooks in multiuser mode on Windows Server.  It’s caused because multiple workstations are configured to host the company file (incorrect) instead of all workstations having a Hosting setting of off and a […]

What Does Error Code -6073, -816 Mean?

According to Intuit, Error Code -6073, -816: “QuickBooks is unable to open this company file” is an error that has multiple possible causes.  The possible causes include: multiple computers have hosting turned on instead of only 1 different releases of QuickBooks on the server and the affected workstation insufficient file permissions the Database Manager service […]

What Does Error Code -6000, -83 Mean?

According to Intuit, Error Code -6000, -83: “An error occurred when QuickBooks tried to access the company file” has multiple possible causes: an incomplete QuickBooks installation a damaged company (.qbw) file the folder in which the company file is located is damaged hosting is enabled on both the server and at least 1 workstation (incorrect) […]

What Does Error Code -6073, -99001 Mean?

According to Intuit, Error Code -6073, -99001 can occur when opening the QuickBooks company file (.qbw) in multi-user configurations.  This error code has multiple possible causes: QuickBooks has opened the file in Single User mode on the computer hosting the company file the company file (.qbw) is located in a folder with permissions set to […]

What Does Error Code -6129, -101 Mean?

According to Intuit, Error Code -6129, -101: “An error occurred when QuickBooks tried to access the company file” has multiple possible causes: all computers in a multi-user user configuration are not running the latest release of QuickBooks a damaged QuickBooks installation hosting is enabled on both the server and at least 1 workstation (incorrect) instead […]

What Does Error Code 6175 Mean?

According to Intuit, Error Code 6175 is caused because the QuickBooks Database Server Manager couldn’t start or stop.  The Database Server Manager is used in multi-user mode to manage .nd files and keep track of the location of the company file (.qbw).  Possible causes of this error are: the server hosting the company file (.qbw) […]

What Does Error Code -6147, 0 Mean?

According to Intuit, Error Code -6147, 0 can occur when restoring a company file (.qbw) from a backup file (.qbb) where: the backup file (.qbb) is damaged the company file was not updated completely Intuit offers a troubleshooting guide to address this issue that’s linked below.  This guide will discuss attempting to restore the backup […]

What Does Error Code -6108, -105 Mean?

According to Intuit, Error Code -6108, -105: “The QuickBooks company file cannot be opened.  Verify the users have Windows permissions.” is an error that can occur for one of several reasons: more than 1 computer has hosting turned on (when only 1 computer should) you’re not running the latest release for your version of QuickBooks […]

What Does Error Code -6000, -82 Mean?

According to Intuit, Error Code -6000, -82: “An error occurred when trying to open the file” or “An error occurred when QuickBooks tried to access the company file” indicates that QuickBooks can’t access the company file, which is located on another computer. This error code occurs in multi-user environments. There are a number of troubleshooting […]