QuickBooks Error Codes H101, H202, H303, H505, H606, H707 and H808 are network related errors. Despite internet connectivity, issues and configurations can make it impossible for QuickBooks to connect to the company file or external services. There are a few tools available to resolve these errors and we will be looking into them in this article.
Internet Not Working
Check if your internet is working or not. If the company file is hosted on a separate server, then an internet connection will be required. Without a connection, the request sent by QuickBooks will timeout and you will get an error. You can check if you internet is working or not by opening a website through any web browser present on your system.
If the internet isn’t working, contact your internet service provider and ask them to resolve the issue.
If there are ongoing upgrade or maintenance activities undertaken by the cloud service provider, then you’ll have to wait for the server to be back up. Many cloud hosting providers do provide access to the data via a separate server, but that may not be the case with your service provider. To know, you can contact them for further information.
QuickBooks Diagnostic Tool
This tool can be used for scanning of both network and company file errors. Common errors can be identified quickly and resolved via this tool. It is available for free. Once you’ve installed the tool on your system, begin a scan of the network. All of the errors will be reported once the scan finishes, If the error resolution is within the scope of the software, then you can resolve it via this tool.
Windows firewall is the culprit behind many of the network errors faced while using QuickBooks. The security software blocks certain ports and access through them will always timeout. Hence, the user must manually allow connection through these ports.
To Check if Windows Firewall is Causing the Error, Follow the Steps Provided Below:
- Launch Control Panel.
- Select Windows Firewall.
- Click on Disable Windows Firewall.
Now open QuickBooks. If the connection is successful, the culprit was Windows Firewall. If so, then create permanent rules for windows firewall. This can be done by creating separate inbound and outbound rules through the advanced firewall settings. These rules will enable you to connect to the company file without compromising on security.
Router has inbuilt settings of its own. These settings are defined by your internet service provider. ISPs can sometimes block connection through particular ports. This is done to protect the user. If the user wants connection through these ports, then they can contact the ISP and ask them to unblock the port.
With RepairContact, you can get QuickBooks network error assistance. This assistance will be provided by certified QuickBooks experts who have advanced technical knowledge. They will resolve these errors for you within the minimum turnaround time. To know more, feel free to contact QuickBooks technical assistance helpdesk at ✆+1-800-272-4169 (Toll Free.)