QuickBooks Error 6154


The QuickBooks accounting software is one of the most used bookkeeping solutions but on certain situations, you can come across some technical errors which can damage your software. One such technical error is QuickBooks Error 6154. When you encounter this error, you see the following error message displayed on your computer screen, QuickBooks Error Code 6154: “The QB error 6154 occurred when QuickBooks company file not open or QB unable to open specified folder or file.”

QuickBooks Error 6154

When you encounter QuickBooks Error Code 6154, then you won’t be able to open any company file as your system will have some trouble in getting connected with the company file. It results in your QB software is unable to gain access to any particular file or folder.


To resolve this QuickBooks Error Code 6154, you should follow the solutions mentioned below, which are recommended by the Intuit experts:

Solution I:

  • Start your computer again.
  • Log in to your computer system as Administrator.
  • Now, you may have the permission to access the folder where you might have stored the QuickBooks company file.

Solution II:

  • Log in to your computer system as Administrator after you have restarted your computer system.
  • You may try to sync your files or folders in your C:\ drive by using the Sync Now option.

Solution III:

    • Log in to your computer system as Administrator.
    • Move your company file and reset your Sync Manager.
  • Move your folder from the previous location to some other folder in your computer.
  • Browse in your system and select a new location for your file.
  • Now, create a new folder in that location.
  • Copy the files or the folder from the previous location and move them to the new location.
  • Select those file, then hold the CTRL + X to cut those file. You can also copy them by pressing the CTRL + C, from your keyboard.
  • Go to the new location and paste those files by pressing the CTRL + V from your keyboard.
    • Reset the Sync Manager.

Go to QuickBooks Help Menu.
Select the Manage Data Sync and click on the Reset Sync Manager option.
Enter your credentials i.e. user id and password.
Permit your Sync Manager to complete the first sync.


Our Assistance channels

With the help of solution mentioned above you can resolve the QuickBooks Error 6154. There are chances that you still have some queries or you are not satisfied with the outcome of the solution then you should contact the technical team of the QuickBooks. In case, you cannot reach out to them due to any reasons then you should look for other alternatives such as “BigXperts” for assistance by calling on their toll-free number +1-800-816-6849. They provide round the clock services so you can contact them at any point in time. You can also write an email to online email team explaining about QuickBooks issues and they will reply to you soon with the best possible solution for your issues. you can also visit their website and request for online chat assistance.

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