Quickbooks is one of the most used accounting software by small and medium sized businesses across the globe. It is common to for such accounting softwares to face various errors in their everyday use. One of the most common errors experienced by users is QuickBooks error -6147 -0.
You will receive the following message when you face this error:
“QuickBooks data file contains a problem or it is not data file. Please get technical support from Intuit and provide an agent with the error codes: -6147, -0”
This error message pops up when you restore a backup or open the QuickBooks file. Let’s know why this error occurs.
Why does QuickBooks error: -6147, -0 occur?
There are three main reasons that cause occurrence of this error.
• Your QuickBooks file which is being used is corrupted.
• The network drive is being used by the user to restore back up
• The name of the backup file is more than the limit .i.e210 characters long.
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Solutions to resolve this error
A three step solution to fix this issue is recommended by us. Although, a single solution might be enough to fix this issue but there is a probability of reoccurrence of this issue. Now, in such cases, all of the 3mentioned solutions must be applied one by one to solve the problem permanently. It is also recommended to execute the steps in the same exact manner as given below.
Please note: You should perform the solution 2 if your find an error in the backup.
Also note: Execute the solution 3 if you are using Micro Titanium security software. This step will help you in resolving the issue certainly.
Firstly, you need to install the QuickBooks File Doctor and run this application tool. When you can’t open your company file the Quickbooks company file is useful. Using the Quickbooks doctor file you can also solve errors such as -6150, -6000 -82, -6000 -305, -6000 -301 or -6130.To know more call QuickBooks support USA.
By restoring the backup to another location
• Make sure that your system is not being hosted.
• From the File menu of the QuickBooks software, choose Ultilies.
• Check the list, if the option of Stop Hosting Multi-User Access is included or not:
o Click on Stop Hosting Multi-User Access.
o Select yes in the window of “Stop hosting multi-user access”
o Select yes in the window of “Company file must be closed” option.
• Restore a backup file which already saved on the system. Separate a backup which can be easily restored but only if present.
Please note: It would be highly optimal to turn on the hosting step by step when you halt hosting on the system to restore a backup file. With the assistance of multi-user configuration hosting helps you to access the company file.
You must make sure that the designated path to the company file contains lesser than 210 characters if the problem still exists.
In this step you first need to re-configure the settings of Trend Micro Active Scan and then put aiside the folder that contains the company file.
• Follow the steps for finding out the location of your company file:
o Press the Ctrl key while double-clicking on the Quickbooks icon, by doing this you can open the software without opening the company file.
o From the listed files present choose the company file within the window of No Company Open. Make sure that the Quickbooks company file is present on the top.
• See below the file list that showing the location of the file.
• Open the settings of Trend Micro active scan and then set up an exemption to disregard the folder.
Please note: We cannot suggest the designated steps to set up any form of exemption because trend micro application is not provided by Intuit. To execute the further steps you need to visit Trend Micro support web page.
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