QuickBooks Server Busy Error happens due to a conflict between the QuickBooks Update Manager and some other program on the computer. There comes an error message saying – ‘Error: Server Busy’ and the action cannot be finished as another program is busy.
When you are working on QuickBooks Desktop, you may encounter these issues, and a pop-up window might appear as shown below:
The blog will glance over the causes and solution for QuickBooks Server Busy Error.
Before moving onto the solution give another try by Check Network Resources>> Close and Re-open QuickBooks. If you see error messages, then perform the 3: steps.
On the Windows taskbar system, check whether Windows is installing an update or not. If an update is happening or it needs to be installed then finish it. After this Restart computer as guided by Windows. If no update is happening, then proceed with the next step.
If the problem has not been solved till now then, run the Reboot.at file.
Another solution is to Repair QuickBooks.
For Windows 7, 8/8.1, and 10
The Installation Wizard runs the Repair, therefore do not be misled by references to the Installation Wizard.
Lastly, you need to perform a Clean Install of QuickBooks Desktop. Refer to this link to know all the steps for Clean Install.
This ends this blog. The above-provided solutions should suffice in resolving QuickBooks Server Busy error. Even now if the Server Busy error is unsolved, then it is something else causing the issue. Get in touch with an industry expert at QuickBooks Error Support Number to rectify this issue.