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QuickBooks Error Code 6000 83

QuickBooks Error Code 6000 83

How to Fix QuickBooks Error 6000 83

It is not easy to predict the QuickBooks Desktop Errors. They generally occur due to faults or bugs in hardware or software components of Windows and QuickBooks itself. At times, you may encounter QuickBooks Error Code 6000 83 while you try to access or restore the QuickBooks Company file. Although, it’s not an unusual but a prevalent QuickBooks Desktop error. To eliminate this error, you may utilize the inbuilt file repair tool. Knowing the exact reasons can help you quickly resolve the error. In this article, we will discuss the causes, symptoms and troubleshooting techniques that will help you fix Error 6000 83. So, stick till the end of this blog!

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An Overview 

QuickBooks Error 6000 83 is amongst one of the errors that fall under the category of QuickBooks company file error 6000. Some of these errors can cause severe damage to the QuickBooks company file. Thus, you may experience frequent crashes and application failure due to the error. The following error message will display on your screen once you receive error codes 6000 83.

“You do not have sufficient permissions to the specified folder. To use QuickBooks in a multi-user environment, you must have read/write access and create/delete rights to the folder where the company file is stored.”

The error code, also, suggests a solution if the issue has occurred due to some specific reason that QuickBooks recognizes.

Why Do You Encounter QuickBooks Company File Error 6000 83?

Easy Methods To Fix Intuit Error Code 6000 83:

You can follow the below-listed solutions if you receive QB Error 6000 83 while accessing the company file from the server:

Solution 1: Download and Run QuickBooks Desktop File Doctor

If you are looking for a detailed description of how to utilize QuickBooks File Doctor to resolve standard QuickBooks company file and network error. We suggest you follow our article How to Fix Damaged Company File or Network Using QuickBooks File Doctor.

Solution 2: Stop Hosting Multi-User Access on Every Workstation in the Network

If QuickBooks Error 6000 83 appears again, jump to the next troubleshooting step.

Solution 3: Manually Configure Windows Security Applications

You will find several security applications available for Windows. Besides, each has a unique interface. However, you can follow this guide to exclude QuickBooks from every security application.

Solution 4: Run QuickBooks Database Server Manager



If you have stored the company file on any removable or external media device, then you must first copy the file to the local storage of the computer and try to open the company file. If this resolves your error, then make sure to set up the correct company file path in QuickBooks. If it didn’t work, and you are still stuck with QuickBooks Error Code 6000 83 then, follow the next troubleshooting step.

Solution 5: Verify QuickBooks Database manager is running on Windows

Solution 6: Modify Windows Host File to Resolve Connectivity Issues

For detailed instructions on modifying host file on Windows follows article How to Modify Host File on Windows.

Solution 7: Set Proper Folder Access Permission

To access the company file stored inside the specific folder, the user requires proper folder access permission. You can follow troubleshooting step 6 from our article on QuickBooks installation error to Set Proper Folder Access Permission on Windows.

Has the QuickBooks Error Code 6000 83 triggered while creating the backup of QuickBooks company file? You don’t need to worry! You can follow the instructions that we have mentioned below:

Solution 1: Create the Backup in a New Folder

Dealing with QuickBooks Desktop Error 6000 83 while restoring the backup of your company file? Don’t worry! You can follow the troubleshooting steps listed below:

Solution 1: Change QuickBooks Company File Extension
Solution 2: Verify the File path of the QuickBooks Company File
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