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Fixing QuickBooks Error 6000, 816

While working with QuickBooks, a user may encounter error 6000, 816 on their screen, owing to which they will not be able to access the QuickBooks company file. In this article, you will learn the reasons for this error code and how you can fix it. So let’s begin identifying the reasons first as this will help troubleshoot the error code.

What are the possible Reasons for Error 6000, 816?

QuickBooks generates this error message when it is unable to open the QuickBooks company file. It can happen due to several reasons such as:

Specified company file is already in use by another user.File might be corrupt or damaged.Specified file is not supported.Third-party application.
(-6000,-816): QuickBooks is unable to open the file because the file is in use by another person or damaged or not supported.

Troubleshooting Methods for Error 6000, 816: There are several troubleshooting methods available to fix the error, though it largely depends on the root cause.

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