It is so irritating to get the common network errors and Quickbooks company file errors in QB while working. Are you facing the same problem? If yes then, you must know the Quickbooks connection diagnostic tool. This amazing tool guides the users to correct the unidentified countless issues in Quickbooks Desktop and can fix the multi-user errors in the company file. In this blog, we will know everything about the Quickbooks connection diagnostic tool like how to install it?, what are the uses of this tool?, what type of problems can be resolved by this amazing tool, and etc.
Quickbooks connection diagnostic tool resolves different types of errors like the H-series error (Quickbooks error h202, Quickbooks error h505, and the 6000 series like 6000 83, 6000 77, 6000 80, and etc, and provide the proper connection between the applications, the Quickbooks database server manager, Quickbooks company file. It runs only in the Microsoft Windows 7, Windows Vista and XP with the Quickbooks 2008, and QB Enterprise solution 8.0.
Issues resolved by Quickbooks connection diagnostic tool:
- Quickbooks connection diagnostic tool can recover your company file from the virus attack.
- It can recover the missing Quickbooks file.
- Bad configuration of Windows firewall.
- Damaged Quickbooks file can be clean up through this amazing tool.
- Missing of several entries in ‘Employees lists’.
- Empty of all customers list.
- The customer or vendor list has been turned blank in the software.
- Disable to connect the Quickbooks to the database.
- Quickbooks database connecting problems.
In which situation you should run the Quickbooks connection diagnostic tool?
- A database error may show after the end up of problems related to the Quickbooks database, in this case, you can run the connection diagnostic tool.
- Sometimes Firewall create problems in the functionality of Quickbooks, this can fix this issue easily.
- If any damaged Quickbooks files don’t allow you to access the company files, you can use this tool.
- You can use this tool, whenever a virus affects Quickbooks.
- You can solve the blank vendor issue, easily through this Quickbooks tool.
How to install and use the Quickbooks connection diagnostic tool?
Steps to install:
- Before installing the Quickbooks diagnostic tool in your system ensure that you don’t installed the previous version tool in your system.
- Then download the diagnostic tool from the official site.
- It may take some time for the complete download process, it totally depends on your internet speed.
- After the complete download process, double click on the icon to open it.
- Then read and follow the on-screen instructions carefully.
- Once the software successfully installed in your system, the software will be open automatically.
- In this situation, it doesn’t, you have to just click on the green QB icon from your desktop.
- Now the installation process is complete.
It’s time to know how to use this tool, let’s read:
How to use Quickbooks connection diagnostic tool?
Quickbooks connection diagnostic tool has different tabs to provide a variety of key advantages to the users like diagnose connection tab, firewall status, test connectivity..etc. Let’s know deeply about these tabs:
Diagnose Connection Tab:
Diagnose connection tab helps the users to check the computer set up to make sure that the company file can be used from your system during the arranging of single-user and multi-user. You may find errors if the permissions are not set properly, or the ports of firewalls are blocked.
In this tab, you can get all the basic information and instructions about the firewall.
The test connectivity tab allows the users to check and scan the workstation’s connectivity.
Follow the steps to test the computer connectivity:
- At first, go towards the company file field and click the next button to locate the company file.
- If your network setup is in Alternate mode then use the Linux system only and click on the change hosting server checkbox.
- Before accessing the connectivity test ll the status must occur as ‘Not acceptable’ in blue color, and after running the testing the status will occur in green (no threats found) or red color (Problem detected).
- Now click on the Test connectivity option.
- Click on the ‘What do these mean?’ option.
- After fixing all the relevant status, run the tool again to check if there any other problems or not.
- Whenever the file open status, you can see the successful message on the server, repeat all the above steps for each client computer that has Quickbooks software installed.
This Quickbooks connection diagnostic tool is designed to identify and to fix issues with the components like Net framework, C++, MSXML automatically. Here we have provided some solutions to fix these error, let see the below steps.
Method 1: Use the Quickbooks install diagnostic tool to fix MSXML, Microsoft.NET, and C++ issues.
Method 2: Install all the missing updates pertaining to MSXML, .NET Framework, and C++, by using the Windows update.
Method 3: Try to fix these problems with Microsoft components manually.
Method 4: Install Quickbooks software in selective startup.
Now Quickbooks file doctor is an advanced tool, has more effective features, tools, and tabs to do fix all these issues, you can use this tool for all these problems also.
Hope this article is informative for you. Try to avoid the causes and faults that occurred by us to stay from the Quickbooks issues and errors.