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Oct 13, 2021
QuickBooks error code 6177 0 is often seen with an error message “QuickBooks is attempting to open this company file”. This indicates that the QuickBooks software is unable to use the path to the company file. This error is often seen when the user uses QuickBooks in multi user mode. Also, when the user tries to access the company file, then such an error is most probable to occur. There can be various factors leading to such an error. To know more about this error, make sure to read this post till the end. Or you can also speak with our professionals using our customer support number +1(844)405-0907.

What leads to QuickBooks error code 6177, 0?
This particular error can be seen due to the following factors:
  • The user can experience such an error if the system files get deleted mistakenly
  • Or if there is incomplete installation or corrupted download of the software
  • The user can also face such an error in case of any virus of malware in QuickBooks file
  • Another reason causing such an error can be if the QuickBooks software doesn’t use the path to open the company file.
see also: How to Fix QuickBooks Payroll Error PS058

Steps to fix QuickBooks error code 6177, 0
The user can perform the steps for ensuring that QuickBooks is updated to the latest version and try fixing the error code 6177, 0. Let us explore the steps one by one:
  • The very first step is to open the company file after moving a file on the local system
  • If the error is seen when opening the file then search for a portable company file
  • The user should then perform the steps to update your QuickBooks on the latest release
  • After that, add windows firewall ports if they aren’t configured as in QuickBooks few ports need to be opened
  • Make sure to turn off hosting, if it is in clients’ computers
  • Now, the user should make a new folder and try to access the data file from that location
  • Move the folder to the local computer and they try to access the data
  • Later on, the folder that has the company file on the server system must have complete access to a system
  • The last step is to note that the server having the QuickBooks file should also be given access to all the folders

Have you tried any of these strategies to fix QuickBooks error code 6177, 0? And still unable to deal with such an error. Our team have a couple more options for you to help fixing the error without falling out. Get on the phone with us at +1(844)405-0907, and we would be happy to help you.