How to Fix QuickBooks Error H202 (Multi-User Switching Error)?

  • QuickBooks error H202 might be seen on the desktop screen when the user tries to open the company file in a multi-user mode. This error prevents the software from performing the assigned task. This particular error can be quite complicated to fix, but if you are also facing QuickBooks error code H202, then feel free to reach out to our accounting professionals at 1-800-761-1787, we will be more than happy to assist you. Or continue reading further, for the causes and fixes to the QuickBooks server busy error. 


    What causes QuickBooks error H202?

    • One of the major causes can be if the hosting configuration setting is incorrect. 

    • Or if the QB file setting options is blocking the access of the company file. 

    • Also, if the software is unable to search the main IP address of the host system or by using some other IP. 

    • A company data file is not communicating easily to the server. 

    • In case the setting of DNS is improper or incomplete. 


    Methods to fix the QuickBooks error H202

    The user can download and install QuickBooks tools hub and run QuickBooks database server manager. The steps to be followed here are: 

    • Start with downloading QuickBooks tool hub. 

    • Move to the browser download list by pressing ctrl + J keys.

    • Click on the QuickBooksToolHub.exe 

    • Perform on screen steps. 

    • Open the tool from the desktop icon, after the installation is complete. 

    • Run QuickBooks database server manager

    • Double click the QuickBooks tool hub. 

    • Select the network issues tab, click on the QuickBooks database manager. 

    • In case QuickBooks database server manager shows the correct company file location, the user is supposed to click on the start scan tab and click on browse to select the company file folder. 

    • QuickBooks database server manager will repair the firewall and provide all the efficient permission required to access in all systems. 

    • Click on close. 

    • Open QuickBooks. 

    • Click on file and switch to multi-user mode. 


    By going through the above post carefully, the reader might be well versed with the processes to deal with this QuickBooks multi-user switching error H202 successfully. 

    However, if you are still unable to tackle the issue, then in that case reach out to us at 1-800-761-1787. Our QuickBooks error support experts will be there to provide you with immediate technical assistance.