Resolving Techniques To Easily Tackle QuickBooks Error 6000 83

by Larry Wilson I am a specialized and trained Cloud consultant
QuickBooks Error 6000 83

The 6000 series error in QuickBooks can arise due to some common company file issues that can prevent users from running the QBW file functions. One such error is QuickBooks Error 6000 83 which can be triggered due to some common reasons, like firewall blockages or a damaged ND file. If you are encountering QuickBooks error code 6000 83, you can follow the troubleshooting steps given below to address the issue once and for all.

In case these resolution steps seem too technical or time-consuming, you can call our team of QB technicians at 1-855-856-0042 to get direct assistance with the company file issues in the app.

QuickBooks Desktop Error 6000: Main Reasons and Scenarios

The following common causes and possible triggers might lead to QuickBooks error message 6000 83 - 
  1. The company file backup might be damaged, and the backup file name might be too long or contain special characters.
  2. The hosting settings on the main PC might be incorrectly set, and the misconfigured settings might lead to issues while running the company file.
  3. Essential QB support files might be damaged or corrupted, and these files might be broken or missing from the PC.
  4. The QBW files might not be running correctly, and these files might be damaged, corrupted, or broken, or they might have a wrong file extension.
  5. The Windows firewall or an anti-virus app is causing blockages and restrictions while running the company file functions.

Troubleshooting Solutions to Quickly Eliminate QuickBooks Company File Error 6000

Error code 6000 83 in QuickBooks Desktop can be easily terminated by using the relevent steps given below -

Step 1 - Edit the QBB File Name from the File Explorer Window of the Start Tab

QB error code 6000 83 can be addressed by editing the backup file name from the file explorer tab.
  • Open the Windows Start menu and access the File Explorer tab to double-click the Explorer tab, and once the QBB files are located, right-click on it to choose the Rename button.
  • Ensure that any extra spaces and special characters are removed from the file name, and once done, hit Enter to save the changes and reboot your device to run the file restoration process again. 

Step 2 - Run the Database Service from the Programs Menu to Scan the QB Company Files 

You can resolve the company file issues by running the file scan process with the database server manager.
  • Open the Windows Start menu and choose the QuickBooks Database Server Manager by accessing QuickBooks from the Programs tab.
  • Tap the Add Folder button and look for the QB files to choose the Scan button, and once the scan process ends, browse all the folders to check if all the files have QBW and ND versions for them. 


QuickBooks Error 6000 83 can be successfully rectified by using the detailed solutions given above. In case these steps seem ineffective on the company file issues, you can call our team of QB experts at 1-855-856-0042 to get immediate help with the error code. 

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