Causes Of Error 6000-78
- Rather than a network or local drive, the company file is stored on an external storage.
- Incorrect folder permissions regarding the folder which includes the Company file within it.
- Utilizing a mapped drive for opening your Company file on the QuickBooks.
Note: Move your company file from external drive to a folder in your internal drive.
Follow The Steps To Resolve QuickBooks Error -6000,-78
Solution 1: Download And Run QuickBooks File DoctorWhile QuickBooks is superb software for small and mid-scale businesses, it is also susceptible to errors and issues. Because of that Intuit has provided an independent utility tool called QuickBooks File Doctor to repair files and remove the errors. However, this tool is very basic and it cannot resolve all the errors. That is why you need to understand why you are facing any error so that you can avoid such errors in the future. We have collected both causes & solutions for the most frequent error which can be pop-up in QuickBooks Error Code 6000,-78.
Solution 2: Rename .TLG file And .ND file:.TLG and .ND are both configuration files that enable QB Desktop to access the company fileon a network or perhaps in multi-user mode. The Corrupted and damaged .ND or .TLG files may trigger errors when opening QB Desktop. You can choose to rename these files. But do not worry about any consequences as QuickBooks automatically creates these files. You can also choose to run a scan on your Company data file by using the QuickBooks Database Server Manager. To rename your File Proceed with the steps:
- Open the folder in which you have stored your company file.
- Look for the files with the identical filename as the company file but with extensions .ND and .TLG.
- Right-click on .nd/.tlgfile and choose Rename. Add the word “.old” following the file extension and hit enter.
Solution 3: Copy The QuickBooks File On A DesktopFor those who have the issue with the location of your company file then you can definitely resolve it by copying the file to your desktop and try opening it from there. In the event that the file opens when it is saved on your desktop, this means the file location was most likely damaged. Or it was exceeding the file system path limitation. If the file still did not open after changing its location, it’s possible the company file itself is damaged or has corruption on it.
Solution 4: Turn Off UAC (User Account Control):User Account Control (UAC) increases security for all the QB users. The core aim of UAC is to protect the desktop and reduce the visibility to unwanted access and corruption. All the Users will be using the QuickBooks in standard mode. The administrator will be able to run almost all of the applications, components, and operations with a little privilege. However, they will be able to increase the privilege for exact administrative related tasks. This added permission processes will also protect your computer from malicious software making any unwanted changes or running in the background. Sometimes turning User Account Control off might become necessary when troubleshooting QB Desktop errors and issues. We strongly suggest that you contact QuickBooks Support Executives.
Solution 5: Use ADR To displace Your Company File:If the Company file has corruption on it or if it is damaged, use the QuickBooks Auto Data Recovery tool. If none of the steps seem to work for you or if you get stuck on any of the steps, get connected with us by dialing the toll-free QuickBooks Technical Support Phone Number +1866-656-1012.
QuickBooks Error -6000, -78: While Opening QuickBooks Company Files