QuickBooks error code 6123 occurs when updating this accounting software. On the occurrence of this error, the user gets a message and the software crashes. Without resolving this error, you cannot update QuickBooks. To help you get through QuickBooks error code 6123 we have provided all the necessary steps in this article.
QuickBooks Error Code 6123 Can Occur During:
- Updating the software.
- Upgrading the company file.
- Opening a company file in multi-user mode.
- Opening company file over a network.
- Restoring or creating a backup of the company file.
QuickBooks File Doctor
We will start off with an easy fix for QuickBooks error 6123. This error can be resolved through the QuickBooks file doctor. The tool is available for free and can easily be installed on a Windows desktop or server.
Once you have Downloaded the Software, Follow the Steps Provided Below:
- Launch the setup for QuickBooks File Doctor.
- Agree to Terms and Conditions.
- Select the location to install the tool.
- Click on Finish when the tool has been installed.
- Launch QuickBooks File Doctor.
- Click on Browse.
- Select the company file you want to scan.
- Select Diagnose File.
- Enter the admin password for the company file.
- Click on OK.
- Click on Repair File in Existing Version.
If a simple error or issue is causing the error, then QuickBooks file doctor will fix it. If the issue is more complex, then you will need assistance from our QuickBooks help team.
The tool can also help you in upgrading company file to a newer version of QuickBooks. Simply select upgrade company files instead of repair. After upgrading the company file, you can import it into the new version of QuickBooks.
New Windows User
Due to damage to windows user file, the update process may fail. To resolve this issue, you may have to create a new user and import your data manually. To create a new user in windows, follow the steps provided below:
- Click on Start Menu.
- Select Control Panel.
- Click on Users.
- Select Create New User.
- Select between Standard and Administrator.
- Enter Name and Password for the user account.
- Click on Create User.
Once the new user has been created, you can move the company file. You can even use the configuration files from the previous user so that you may not have to redefine user preferences again in QuickBooks.
Configuration files can also cause an error when updating the software. These files are stored alongside the company file and contain information regarding user preferences. You can simply delete these files. They will be created once again when you restart QuickBooks.
RepairContact QuickBooks Technical Support Team
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