QuickBooks Error Code -6000, -77


QuickBooks Error Code 6000 77

QuickBooks Error Code 6000 77 occurs whenever the file is stored in an incorrect folder. The accounting norms and accounting software have now changed the way; users used to operate their companies. Now, both the cloud and the Desktop are available, the company’s growth has been triggered and lets them move their tasks to the next stage. Just like other software it also displays pop-up notifications when it is hit with errors and prevents users from working. If you too have come across this error when accessing the “company file” you can read all the possible causes and remedies for this error in this blog post.

Why does QuickBooks Error Code 6000 77 occur?

There can be multiple factors behind the occurrence of this error. A few of the possible causes are jotted down:

  • You can put the company file on a local drive that is stored on an external storage device.
  • The number of files that have been opened with regard to the mapped QuickBooks drive.
  • While expressing the problem, QuickBooks is running in multi-user mode.
  • Instead of being in the local drive or a network, the business file is stored on external storage.
  • The folder where the business file is saved has “Incorrect permission for folders.”
  • For the company file opening, a mapped drive is referred to.

Quick Fixation Methods for QuickBooks Error Code 6000 77

Below are some quick effective solutions that help you to fix this error with much ease:

Solution 1: Re-create the damaged folder

  1. Initially, create a folder on your C:\drive
  2. Next, open the folder that has the company file data saved
  3. Now, locate the file “.qbw”
  4. After that, make a right-click on the .qbw file and then select the “Copy” option
  5. Once done with that then create a new folder and paste the copy within the new folder
  6. Use windows permissions to create an “Access” so that the company file can be shareable and the problem can be resolved
  7. Open the QuickBooks file at the location of the new file.

Solution 2: Use QuickBooks File Doctor Tool

  1. First, on your computer, you need to download and run the QuickBooks File Doctor tool.
  2. The File Doctor tool automatically detects and tries to debug company file errors.

Solution 3: Configure Security and Firewall settings

  1. The very first, configure the “Firewall Port Settings” to automatic
  2. Configure the exceptions manually for all firewall ports
  3. Either install or correctly configure an “Anti-virus” defender.

Solution 4: Try UNC Path instead of the Mapped Drive

  1. Right-click the QuickBooks icon, hold down the ‘Ctrl’ key on your keyboard
  2. Then pick the option ‘Run as administrator’
  3. Keep down the ‘Ctrl key’ before the window ‘No Company Open’ pops up
  4. Select ‘Open or Restore Company’ from the File menu >> Open Company File >> ‘Next’
  5. Tap “Network” settings in the left pane and navigate to the folder of your company file
  6. Pick the file for the business and press Open.

Solution 5: Rename the files .ND and .TLG

Rewrite .ND and .TLG extensions that help customize files to enable QuickBooks Desktop in multi-user mode to access company files. If there are damaged .ND and .TLG files, errors can be caused when opening QuickBooks Desktop. If you rename these files, no data loss will occur when the company file is opened or searched using the QuickBooks database server manager and automatically, they are replicated.

In Conclusion!

The above-provided solutions hopefully help you to fix QuickBooks Error Code 6000 77. Additionally, you can get more permission, and reboot your QuickBooks can solve issues most of the time. An error can also be removed as one restarts the system and thus no further work is needed.


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