Troubleshooting of Backup Issues in QuickBooks Desktop Company

  • Wish to backup the company file, but unable to? Well, you might get messages related to password or assisted payroll data, which can be resolved easily with the fixation steps that we have discussed in below. It is highly recommended to not to avoid such an error and get it resolved as soon as possible, as it can harm the essential data.

    In case you do not want to perform the rectification steps for backup issues in QuickBooks desktop company files on your own, then do not think much in contacting our tech support professionals using our tech support line.


    Procedures to follow to fix backup issues in QuickBooks company files 

    You can follow the below procedures to fix the issues related to backup in QuickBooks desktop company files: 

    Process 1: Backing up the company file to an external drive or flash drive 

    • Move the file menu and select the save copy or backup. 

    • Choose the backup copy and click on next. 

    • Pick the local backup option and hit next. 

    • Go save it now, when asked and hit next. 

    • Browse to a location on the local drive and select on save tab. 

    • Minimize the QuickBooks desktop. 

    • Locate the backup file on the local drive. 

    • Right click on the file and select the copy tab. 

    • Open the windows explorer window. 

    • Double click the driver letter that corresponds to the external drive or flash drive to open it. 

    • End the process by right clicking on the empty space that is inside the window and hit the paste tab. 


    Process 2: Resetting the password 

    If you are facing an error message that states Your data has not been restored if you failed to enter the correct admin password, then you can follow the steps related to automated password reset tool

    • Download the automated password tool for QuickBooks desktop. You can also use this for resetting the QuickBooks admin password in any version of QuickBooks desktop for windows. 

    • Select the version of QuickBooks desktop. 

    • Enter in the QuickBooks license number and business info used when registering QuickBooks and hit next. 

    • Accept the license agreement.

    • Run the tool and enter the token number received in the mail. 

    • Select the QuickBooks version from QuickBooks desktop products drop down. 

    • Choose browse for the company file and select the company file you wish to reset the password for. 

    • Enter the correct company file admin user name. 

    • Enter the new password and confirm the password. 

    • Choose reset and end the process. 

    We expect that you might be able to shun off the backup issues in QuickBooks desktop company files successfully. Whereas, if the things didn’t go according to the expectations, then do not feel shy in consulting our QuickBooks error support team using our dedicated support line i.e. 1-800-761-1787.