How to Fix the QuickBooks Sync Manager Error?

by Steve M. QuickBooks Certified ProAdvisor

QuickBooks sync manager is one of the most essential features in the QuickBooks accounting software. This feature actually helps in synchronization of the company data. There can be situation when the users encounter QuickBooks sync manager error. The QuickBooks sync manager synchronizes the QuickBooks company file data with the online services of Intuit. While the user subscribes to any of the QuickBooks services, the user will need to set up the company file for sync, which actually needs the access to the QuickBooks company file data.

If you are looking for ways to fix the QuickBooks sync manager error, then in that case the QuickBooks users can go through the blog post or can also get in touch with our QuickBooks support team via our toll-free number +1-800-969-7370. 

Checkout the infographic in order to know the sync manager errors with its solution steps:

Factors causing QuickBooks sync manager error

·         In case some of the key files are missing, then this type of error could be seen.

·         Or, if any important file is corrupted, the user might face any such issue.

·         While the user transfers the data, the network issues could be encountered.

·         In case any setting in the firewall doesn’t allow the software to enter the main server.


Steps to Fix QuickBooks sync manager errors

Checkout the QuickBooks sync manager errors with their proper solution steps:

Error 1: QuickBooks 2014 Sync manager error

Solution: This type of error could be seen due to missing or damaged program files. Steps to resolve the issue are as follows:

  •         Try to open the company file and then log out from QuickBooks
  •         The next step is to log out from QuickBooks by clicking on the sync manager icon that is in the system tray exit and then the user needs to click on the exit sync manager
  •          After that the user needs to find the sync manager folder in the system and then change the name to SyncManager.old
  •         The last step is to restart the software and then open up sync manager. When the user performs this, the sync manager will form a sync manager folder and then in order to link the same to the business date the user will have to simply click on the sync now option.


Error 2: QuickBooks sync manager download error

  •          To begin with, the user needs to remove the already installed QuickBooks software.
  •          The next step is to change the name of the folder and then the user will be able to find the folder in the C drive.
  •          If the user is not able to change the name of the folder, then the user will receive a message stating “Access denied” and follow the below mentioned steps.
  •          First the user needs to select the window task bar and then click on the processes tab.
  •          Now, select the column heading with image title along with the alphabetical sequence in the way the user wants the process to execute.
  •          The user will come across files that have extensions like QBDBMgr.exe, QBDBMgrN.exe and more.
  •          The user will then receive a cautioning message, to which the user will have to hit yes.
  •          And lastly, reinstall the QuickBooks sync manager.


There can be other errors as well that the users will have to tackle the QuickBooks sync manager errors, the above listed ones are some of the important ones.

However, for more details, the user can get in touch with our QuickBooks enterprise support team via our toll-free number .I.E. +1-800-969-7370 and discuss the issue with our team of experts and certified QuickBooks professionals.

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