How to Eliminate QuickBooks Error Code C=51?by Joey Williams QBS Enterprise Support
Error code C=51 can occur
unexpectedly due to the deletion of any file. While it is not a common error,
it is important for users to troubleshoot and resolve this issue quickly. In
this comprehensive guide, you will learn about this error in detail and various
methods to eliminate it.
A brief review of QuickBooks Error C=51
QuickBooks Error Code C=51 occurs when the application cannot find the TxList file, which
users may encounter when trying to delete or remove a transaction. To resolve
it, users can try closing all reports and the QuickBooks application and
restarting the system. If the error persists, keep reading the blog to learn
more about why it's happening and how to fix it.
What are the Causes of QuickBooks
reason for the error is missing or deleted transactions in the TxLists.
internet connectivity can interrupt QuickBooks activities and cause the issue.
of malicious software can corrupt the QuickBooks company data file and cause
Damage to the
QuickBooks Database Server Manager can lead to errors.
If a person
encounters an error while doing the QuickBooks verification or rebuilding.
company files may also lead to this error.
updating QuickBooks Desktop can trigger the QuickBooks Error C=51.
transaction log folder (.TLG) might be in the same folder as the corrupted
company files (.QBW), causing this issue.
Damage to the
media or hardware where old QuickBooks backups have been stored can cause this
DIY Methods to Resolve the
QuickBooks Error C=51
some steps you can take to resolve this error:
Method 1: Reinstate Deleted transactions
QuickBooks Desktop and access the Settings tab.
Audit Log option and choose the relevant user, date, or event of the
Apply and look for the deleted transactions. You can also use the Ctrl + F keys
to search for them by typing in "Delete."
Move to the
History section, click on View, and gather the necessary data from the Event
the transaction using the following steps:
Click on the
New icon and select "Invoice/ Transaction."
customer for whom the transaction needs to be created.
Date of transaction and click on "Products/ Service." Fill in the
required details in the specified fields.
select "Save and Send" or "Save and Close" based on your
Method 2: Perform a Backup Restore of Company File
Before proceeding with the steps,
ensure that the company file backup is stored on the local drive of the device,
not on any external device or cloud software.
QuickBooks Desktop and access the File drop-down menu.
"Open or Restore Company," and then select the "Restore a Backup
Next, choose Local Backup, and press Next again.
device for the file backup, which is in the format - company file name.qbb.
folder to store the file, ensuring that it is not the same folder as your
Open, and then on Save.
Method 3: Check your Internet Connection
reconnecting your internet connection to your computer.
devices are connected to the internet, you may experience slow service.
Wi-Fi router and then reconnect to the network.
you are not working on a public connection as it could harm your device.
between your Wi-Fi and mobile network to confirm if it's the Wi-Fi that is at
completing all checks, contact your service provider to find a solution if the
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This article has provided
information about various methods to resolve the QuickBooks error code C=51.
If you have tried all the solutions but still can't eliminate the error, it is
recommended to contact the QuickBooks technical support specialists for assistance by calling 1-800-615-2347.
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