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QuickBooks software is being increasingly used by more and more entrepreneurs in order to carry out their daily accounting activities in an easy and smooth way. But it is an undeniable fact that QuickBooks is sometimes affected by certain errors. For instance, QuickBooks might encounter QuickBooks error 6123,0. QuickBooks error  6123, 0 is an error of QuickBooks 6000 series error. 

What is QuickBooks error 6123,0?

QuickBooks error 6123,0 is an error of 6000 series of errors in QuickBooks which arises when you are trying to open the company file. QuickBooks error code 6123,0 is seen when you try to restore the backup of your company file. Error 6123,0 comes up without any prior notice and it hinders the working of the QuickBooks company file. QuickBooks error 12031 pops with the message “Problem connecting to server”.  Resolving QuickBooks error 6123,0 can be a complicated process. To get complete detail about the error, please read the article till the end.

quickbooks error code -6123,
Error Description
ProblemError 6123,0:We’re sorry but QuickBooks can’t open your company file.

Things to remember: 

If you are using MCAfee security software then this can be the reason for the occurrence of the QuickBooks error 6123,0. If you are not using MCAfee then these are the steps to move ahead to resolve QuickBooks error 6123,0. 

What are the causes for QuickBooks error 6123, 0?

  • Damaged windows can cause QuickBooks error 6123,0.
  • Company file is damaged.
  • Company file has been restored from the external device.
  • Host server is having disrupted the network.
  • Firewall settings interrupts Quickbooks.
  • Antivirus program affecting QuickBooks smooth running.
  • QuickBooks data files are corrupted.
  • QuickBooks program files are damaged.
  • Damaged windows user can also be the cause for this error

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How to repair QuickBooks Error 6123, 0

Solution 1: Renaming Company file.

  • Sometimes the issue arises due to the presence of special characters in the name of the company file. 
  • It is required that there are no special characters in the name of the file and the company file name should not be more than 30 characters.
  • Reach the location of the company file.
  • Right click on the file. 
  • Rename the company file.

Solution 2: Using QuickBooks tool hub to resolve Error 6123,0.

  • Close Quickbooks. 
  • Proceed to download the QuickBooks tool hub file.
  • Install the QuickBooks tool hub. 
  • Agree to the terms and conditions. 
  • Open QuickBooks tool hub.
QuickBooks tool hub.
  • Click on  QuickBooks file doctor tool.
  • Go to drop down.
  • Choose the company file.
Choose the company file
  • Click on browse. 
  • Choose Check your file option.
  • Click Continue.

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Solution 3: Using Quick fix my program.

  • Open QuickBooks tool hub.
  • Herein, choose the option of Program problems.
  • Choose the tab of Quick fix my program
  • Reopen QuickBooks once the Quick fix my program finishes.

Solution 4: Rename .ND and .TLG file.

  • Open folder having the company file.
  • Select the corresponding .ND file.
  • Right click on the file.
  • Rename the file. 
  • Similarly, right click on the .tlg file.
  • Rename the .tlg file.

Solution 5: Creating new windows users.

  • Open the control panel.
  • Here you must go to ‘create new user’ in the option under  user tab.
Creating new windows users
  • Choose the user type as admin.
  • Log out of the existing account,
  • Reboot the system.
  • Login to the system with new credentials.
  • Proceed to move the company file to the desktop.
  • Open QuickBooks and continue to use the company file.

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Solution 6: Restarting in safe mode to fix error 6123,0.

  • Open the run window. 
  • You need type MSCONFIG.
  • You will see the window configuration window.
  • Select the option of safe mode.
option of safe mode

Solution 7: Reinstalling QuickBooks.

  • First, open the control panel.
  • Choose QuickBooks in the programs and features.
  • Proceed to uninstall Quickbooks.
Reinstalling QuickBooks
  • After QuickBooks is uninstalled, install QuickBooks in the normal mode.

Solution 8: Restoring the Company file to fix QuickBooks error 6123,0

  • You need to move the backup file to the local hard drive.
  • You should not open them from the online storage. 

Solution 9: Using QuickBooks auto data recovery

  • You can try to restore the company file by using the auto data recovery function.
  • You need to restore the .ADR copy of the file. 
  • For this: 
  • Create a new folder on the desktop.
  • Open the No company open window. 
  • Search for the .tlg file.
  • Then, copy and paste it in the new folder. 
  • Open QuickbooksautoRecovery folder.
Using QuickBooks auto data recovery
  • Open the new folder and make a right click cn the .QBS.adr file
  • Rename the file.
  • Select the .adr option.
  • Move the damaged file in the new folder.

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Solution 10: Disabling the system security program

In case you have installed the antivirus on your computer then you must turn off the antivirus, before opening the QuickBooks desktop and accessing the QuickBooks company file. 

Since the error 6123 can come up due to MCAfee antivirus being installed in the system. Most of the time, antivirus programs can interfere with the company file and hinder the working of QuickBooks. 

QuickBooks error 6123,0 can be a troublesome error. But it can be fixed by either creating a new user. Setting the permission for files will also resolve Error 6123,0. You need to disable the security settings or reinstalling QuickBooks would also resolve the issue. 

I hope this article would resolve all your issues and queries related to Error 6123, 0. But if you still face issues. Just don’t worry at all!! QBSsolved is here to solve all your issues. Give us a call at +1 (888)910 1619 and we will assist you in all your issues.

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