All You Need to Know About QuickBooks Error 6000 83

by John Kartan Accounting And Bookkeeping

QuickBooks is a leading software tool that has made some groundbreaking innovations in automated accounting solutions. Moreover, it enjoys vast popularity in the middle to small-sized businesses owing to its useful tools and 24*7 technical support for its customers. However, some errors like the QuickBooks error 6000 83 hinder the productivity of its users and their tight schedules as well. So today, we will talk about the error, its causes, and solutions.

Issues like QuickBooks error 6000 83 are directly linked to the company file, and any mistakes in handling it will negatively affect the data in the file. To avoid the loss, call on the 1.800.579.0391 and get immediate support on the line. 

QuickBooks Error 6000 83

What is error 6000 83 in QuickBooks Desktop?

The QuickBooks error message code 6000 83 is flashed on the screen displaying the following message “An error occurred when QuickBooks tried to access the company file. Please try again”.  It usually happens when a user tries to open the company file. There could be various reasons behind its occurrence. Some of them are noted below.

Causes behind the error 83 in QuickBooks

  • The user lacks permission to access the company file folder.
  • Windows firewall or an anti-virus firewall has blocked the QuickBooks network.
  • There is more than one user trying to access the data file in multi-user mode.
  • The file extension is not correct.
  • Some important QB files are damaged or not available.
  • Some damage has taken place in your company file or the shared folder.

What are the solutions for the QuickBooks Desktop error 6000 83?

Below are given the tested troubleshooting steps to tackle the QuickBooks error 6000 83. 

Solution- 1

  • When the QB Company file is stored on the server, workstations are connected via a shared network to ensure that connected computers can communicate with the company file. 
  • Under the Utilities section, make sure that the Host Multi-user access option is displayed under QuickBooks.
  • If you see the Stop Hosting Multi-User Access option under the Utilities section, click it and then hit Yes for the confirmation.
  • If you see the Company File must be closed pop-up, then click Yes and follow the same step on other workstations.

Solution- 2

  • Click on the Start button and search for programs linked to the QuickBooks error.
  • Choose the associated QuickBooks Entry.
  • Click on Uninstall/Change.
  • With the onscreen instructions, uninstall the program.
  • Once that is done successfully, install QuickBooks again.
At this point, we would like to conclude the blog on QuickBooks error 6000 83 and its solutions. We hope that the information written above is useful to the user and easy to understand. However, if the error persists, contact the 1.800.579.0391 and get external help on the line anytime. 

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