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QuickBooks is considered to be one of the best accounting software mainly geared towards small and medium-sized businesses. It helps in managing your business’s finances and accounting. But even after being so prominent, it has some flaws too. QuickBooks error H202 occurs when a user tries accessing the company file in another system or the computer needs extra installation and setup. If you are facing this error, you don’t have to worry. You will just have to follow some troubleshooting steps mentioned below, and you will get rid of your problem. You can also contact QuickBooks Support Number to get help from the technical executives who will assist you precisely so that you can get out of the problem.

Causes of QuickBooks Error H202

  • Incorrect file hosting configuration and settings
  • Any security software or firewall might have blocked  QuickBooks communication
  • When IP address is not reachable
  • Damaged service components can also be a reason
  • Error code H202 port unavailable
  • When there is a clash in multiple database server manager versions running
  • Conflicts between QuickBooks database manager and DNS server

Methods to Solve This Error are:

Method 1: Check your network connection- You need to turn the hosting off from all the workstations, then you will be required to ping the name of your server from your workstation. Enter the server name and proceed. If you get a slow reply or packet loss, you have to repair the network

Method 2: You need to create a new folder for your company file- Create a new shared folder in the hosting computer. You will have to copy the .qbw file to the new folder. Now you need to rescan the folder in which your company file is. Try to open your company file.

Method 3: Use the diagnostic tool in the host system- You need to download and install the diagnostic tool in the host computer and scan the folder in which your data file is. In this step, you will have to note down the number of IP addresses and network interfaces. If there is an option of open ports in the firewall settings, you need to click that and if it is not, you can open the ports manually. Now you need to test for data file connectivity and note the file open status and advanced status. You can try opening the company file now

Method 4: Edit the host file on Windows- It is necessary sometimes to edit the Windows host file and to add your server to the whitelist, you need to add your web server there. You need to ensure that you follow all the instructions to deal with this advanced process, and you also need to log in from your administrator account.

Method 5: You can use the QuickBooks file doctor. It will help you clear up the multi-user error. File doctor automatically fixes this error

If you follow the solutions mentioned above, you will definitely get rid of this error without any difficulty. But if this error still irritates you, you can get in touch with QuickBooks Tech Support to get assistance from the professional experts. These executives are always available at your service, and you can call them anytime you want

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