QuickBooks is used by numerous businesses for all of their accounting tasks. But occasionally QuickBooks may encounter several errors. H series Error are one of them, some of these errors are : Error H101, H202, H303 and H505. H series errors are generally encountered when the company files require some additional configurations and these errors are usually encountered in multi user mode. QuickBooks H series Error H101, H202, H303 and H505 generally appears when you try to access the company file from one computer to another.
What are QuickBooks H series Error H101, H202, H303 and H505?
While using multi user mode of QuickBooks, QuickBooks H series Error H101, H202, H303 and H505 are normal to happen and are usually encountered when company files are tried to move from one computer to another.
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What are the causes behind the occurrence of QuickBooks H series Error H101, H202, H303 and H505?
- QuickBooks server might not be opening.
- Hosting configuration settings are not aligned correctly.
- Firewall ports of QuickBooks are not set up properly.
- Server might be having damaged QuickBooks installation.
- QuickBooks might not be able to communicate with the server.
Symptoms of QuickBooks H series Error H101, H202, H303 and H505:
- The active windows may crash abruptly.
- While running the same program the system may crash repeatedly.
- You might see an error screen on your screen.
Ways to resolve QuickBooks H series Error H101, H202, H303 and H505:
Way 1: Downloading and installing QuickBooks file doctor tool.
Step 1: Making sure that QuickBooks is installed on the server so as to use QuickBooks multi user mode.
Step 2: Now get the Quickbooks file doctor tool downloaded and installed.
Go to the file menu and click Quickbooks file doctor icon.
Step 3: Now find out the Quickbooks company file on the server locally.
- Choose the icon- Check your network and click on Continue to proceed further.
- Select the Server icon on the host system.
- Click on Yes when you see the notification of sharing the folder.
Way 2: by verifying the hosting
- Go to the Utilities tab of each and every computer except the host and select the tab of Stop hosting multi-user access.
- File must be closed in the company.
- Run QuickBooks services like QuickbooksDBXX and QBCFMonitorService in multi-user mode on the server computer.
- Click window+R and run box will appear, type service.msc here.
- **If you do not see the QuickBooksDBXX service, then you need to confirm that QBDSM is installed using the Database server manager.
- In the search bar, find QuickBooksDBXX and select it.
- You need to make sure that startup type is set to automatic and service status should be running or started.
- Now choose the recovery tab and save the changes.
- Repeat these steps for QBCFMonitorService.
- Finally click on Restart the service tab.
QuickBooks H series Error Way 3: Creating a new folder for the company file.
- The very first step is to create a new folder and share it with the hosting computer.
- Next , choose ‘Set your windows’ to get the entry permissions so as to share your company file.
- You need to copy the .qbw file to the new folder and open the company file in the multi-user mode.
Way 4: Opening the network ports of QuickBooks
- You need to get the AVG program uninstalled so as to modify the windows defender.
- Now, reach the windows firewall settings.
- Then, make a right click on Outbound rules and choose the tab of New Rule.
- Now, opt for Ports and then click Next.
- Now choose the option of TCP and specific local ports.
- After clicking next, you need to follow the same steps for Inbound rules.
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Way 5: Downloading QuickBooks Database server manager
If Quickbooks is not hosted on the network, then you have to install Quickbooks database server manager as this tool will create a connection between the server and all the connected workstations.
Way 6: Pinging the server.
- In the system which is facing the error, open the run window and type CMD in the text field.
- Then you need to ping the server from the workstation.
- You have to type Ping[server name], and enter.
- This step should be followed by all the systems which are facing issues.
I believe QuickBooks H series Error H101, H202, H303 and H505 is now fixed. If you are still facing any issue, you can contact QuickBooks enterprise support at 1888-485-0289 and our team of experts will help you in fixing QuickBooks H series Error H101, H202, H303 and H505.