Getting Unrecoverable Error in QuickBooks? Learn To Fix

    • 55 posts
    January 31, 2019 8:52 AM EST

    In this post, we are going to discuss about one of a most critical QuickBooks unrecoverable error. As we all know that QuickBooks consist of numerous accounting & bookkeeping tool along with many other functionalities that are necessary for the businesses. If you want to troubleshoot this QuickBooks Unrecoverable Errors instantly – you can get in touch with the QuickBooks Support team.  


    Instance when QuickBooks Unrecoverable Error appears:-

    • Attempting to open a company file
    • Closing a company file
    • Closing any open window in a company file
    • Creating a backup
    • Creating a company file
    • Creating a portable file
    • Downloading a payroll update
    • Opening any window in QuickBooks (Home Page, Company Snapshot, Reports, Transaction)
    • Running Verify or Rebuild
    • Saving a transaction
    • Sending payroll via Direct Deposit
    • Using the Open Previous Company feature


    Solving QuickBooks Unrecoverable Errors

    Here are some of the possible solution with you can resolve this error:-

    1) Identify how many users are affected

    If the regular user is damaged:

    • In the “Company” menu, choose the “Set Up Users and Passwords” => go and select the “Set Up Users” icon.

    For Enterprise users: In the “Company” menu, choose the “Users” icon => select the “Set Up Users and Roles” icon.

    • Choose the “Add User” icon..., enter the user name and password. Choose the “Next” tab.

    Note: Do not use the damaged user name.

    • Customize the user as necessary, and then select Finish.
    • In the “File” menu, and then choose “Close Company/Logoff” icon.
    • Log in to the company file using the new log in credential.

    If the Admin user is damaged


    Use the steps according to the situation and resolve the issue manually..! If the error persists, you can directly make a call to our QuickBooks Support team anytime by dialing +1-800-880-6389. Our support team remains active 24/7.

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    Solution 1: QuickBooks Desktop Repair Tool
    Download and run the QuickBooks Desktop Repair Tool:
    Close QuickBooks.
    Download the QuickBooks Desktop Tool Hub from the official Intuit website.
    Install and open the Tool Hub.
    Select "Program Problems" under the "Company File" issues.
    Run the Quick Fix My Program.

    Solution 2: Update QuickBooks
    Ensure QuickBooks is up to date:
    Open QuickBooks.
    Go to the "Help" menu and choose "Update QuickBooks."
    Click on the "Update Now" tab.
    Select the updates you want to install and click "Get Updates."

    Solution 3: Reboot Your Computer
    Close QuickBooks and any other open applications.
    Restart your computer to refresh system resources.

    Solution 4: Open Sample Company File
    Open a sample company file to check if the issue is related to your specific company file:
    Open QuickBooks.
    Select "Open a sample file" from the main menu.