Today we learn how to resolve Error H202 and H505 with the help of QuickBooks Support and what we can do if you see these errors in QuickBooks System.
Whenever you see Error H202 or H505 (or H101 and H103) during the time of switching single-user mode into multi-user mode, we are always here to help you. This means something is blocking the multi-user connection to your server. Now we will show you how to resolve the error issue with the following steps: –
Step 1: Depending on how you will host your company files
Hosting your own network
If still you are not using, follow the steps to install QuickBooks software Server Manager on your server for each version of QuickBooks you are using. Your server is the system that is hosting your company files. After installing Database Server Manager, continue below.
We are here with two ways to set up QuickBooks Support Database Server Manager:
The Full Program option: Firstly, you need to install the full version of QuickBooks System and Database Server Manager on your server Machine.
The Server Only option: You only required installing Database Server Manager on your server machine.
Let discuss about how you can host your own network with the help of Windows Server 2012 Essentials R2
Follow these steps if you use Windows Server 2012 Essentials R2, to host your network. Don’t continue with the sections below.
Using another hosting solution.
In case, if you will use another solution like Enterprise Hosting through Right Networks or one of our affiliated Intuit Hosting Providers, contact them directly to restart your hosting environment. You’ll need to work with them as you troubleshoot.
Solution 1: Start running the QuickBooks Database Server Manager on your server machine
Step 1: Click and Startdownloading and installing the QuickBooks Tools Hub on your server machine
The QuickBooks Tool Hub helps to resolve the common errors. You need to close QuickBooks to use the tool hub. For the best experience, we will recommend you use Tool Hub on Windows 10, 64-bit.
You can download the most recent version (184.108.40.206) of the QuickBooks Tool Hub. You can also save the file somewhere that can easily find it (like your Downloads folder or your Windows desktop).
Note: If you already installed Tool Hub, you are able to find out which version you have. Click and Select the Home tab. The version will show on the bottom.
Now open the file you have downloaded (QuickBooksToolHub.exe).
Follow the on-screen steps to install and agree to the terms and conditions.
When the install finishes, double-click the icon on your Windows desktop to open the tool hub.
Step 2: Select Tool hub andFrom the Tool Hub, you can run the QuickBooks Database Server Manager on your server
You will find that your server machine is the one that stores your QuickBooks company file(s). Your other computers which are connected to your network will be workstation.
1. From the QuickBooks Software Tools Hub, Click and select Network Issues.
2. Now click and select QuickBooks Database Server Manager. In case, if QuickBooks is on your server, it will allow you to install it.
3. In the QuickBooks Database Server Manager, Click and select the Start Scan if you are able to see your company file folder(s). If not, Search to the location of your company files and then click and select Start Scan.
4. The QuickBooks Database Server Manager will repair your firewall permissions automatically. Once the scan finishes, select the Close button.
5. Open the QuickBooks Software on workstation where you can see the Quickbooks Error H202. Now you can select the file and switch it to the multi-user mode. If you will use your server machine as a workstation, you have to be sure to check it too.
In case if your workstations can go into multi-user mode without any issue that means everything is fixed.
We hope this will help users to know how to fix Quickbooks Error H202 and H505 in QuickBooks Desktop with the help of QuickBooks Desktop Support. We really expect that you got the perfect guidance or support from us. But, if still you are facing any issue you can directly contact us at our QuickBooks help, our team of experts with their proficient knowledge are always available to help you out in resolving issues and will try their best to guide you well. You can also send us an email at email@example.com. Our executives are always available 24*7 to help you out.