How do I fix the QuickBooks error 6177?

A power outage occurred while I was working on QuickBooks on 3 stations, due to which all the systems got shutdown. When I started up the computer again, I was unable to open the QuickBooks files and started receiving the QuickBooks error 6177 message. Can anyone please help fix this issue?

Asked on June 20, 2019 in Error Messages.
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I would be glad to help you get rid of this issue. Generally, QuickBooks error 6177 occurs when QuickBooks is unable to find the path to locate the QuickBooks company file. Your data file is in Multi-user mode and is not accessible from the client computers. Before you proceed with the fixing the issue you should try to open the company file from the computer where the file is located.

Now, before we go through the steps of resolution, we must first understand what cases the QuickBooks error 6177 to occur. There are several reasons for this issue to occur, some of which are:

  • Your QuickBooks software has been corrupted by Virus or Malware Infections.
  • The file path or the file itself may get corrupted.
  • The QuickBooks related system support files might have been deleted by accident.

To know the steps that will help you resolve the QuickBooks error 6177, you will need to read the following article: How to Resolve QuickBooks Error 6177?

Performing all the steps provided in the aforementioned article will help you get rid of the QuickBooks error 6177. If you have any further queries regarding this topic or the issue still seems to persist, feel free to contact QuickBooks Support at 1-877-263-2742 for instant resolution.

Answered on June 21, 2019.

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