QuickBooks Error Code -6147, 0


QuickBooks accounting software is designed on a user-friendly interface. This makes it easy to use application and even a person with no degree in finance and accounts can work.  While working on the application, you can come across the QuickBooks Error Code -6147, 0. This error is basically a 6000 series error and occurs when you are trying to restore backup from a local system or when you are trying to restore a file over a network.

How TO Fix QuickBooks Error Code 6147, 0

You will receive the following error message:

Error Message: QuickBooks has encountered an issue and you need to close this application.

This issue mostly occurs in the system with Windows Operating System.

Causes for QuickBooks Error Code 6147, 0

  • Your QuickBooks application is damaged.
  • You have recently made any changes in your QuickBooks application.
  • Restoration of the file backup from the network drive.
  • The character in the backup file exceeds the limitation of 210 characters.
  • QuickBooks installation is incomplete due to missing files.
  • Corrupt registry files.
  • Changes made in the system due to recent installation and un-installation of the files.
  • Viruses and Malware damaging the file.


Here are some solutions that are recommended to eliminate the QuickBooks Error Code 6147, 0.

Solution I: Troubleshooting Steps

  • Check whether your application is updated.
  • If not then install the recently updates that are available.
  • Also, install the QuickBooks File Doctor Tool in your system.
  • Run this tool and it will automatically resolve your QuickBooks related damage.

Solution II: Rename the .ND and .TLG files

  • Log in to the system as the Administrator.
  • Open your QuickBooks application.
  • Browse for QuickBooks Company folder.
  • In the folder, browse for .ND and .TLG files.
  • Or look for the following files:
  • qbw.nd
  • qbw.tlg
  • Select those files and right-click on it.
  • Press the Rename option to change the name of the files.
  • Add the old word at the end of the file.
  • Close your QuickBooks and reboot your system.
  • Re-open the QuickBooks application again and log in to the Company file.

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