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Did you see QuickBooks error 6073 99001? Well, this particular error is often experienced when multiple users try to open the company file at the same time. It further shows up if QuickBooks fails to read the company file. This error can be further experienced in case the company file is already in use by another application or if there are some network-related issues. As a result of QuickBooks error code 6073, you might fail to open the company file, and face issues in invoicing, payroll processing, and other financial tasks related to the company file. Due to this error the QB users are usually not able to open the company file. And get an error message on their display. 

QuickBooks is unable to open this company file. It may have been opened by another user…

Error codes: (-6073, -99001)

QuickBooks error code 6073 9901-screenshot

To help you out in tackling this particular error in QuickBooks, here we are with this segment sharing the complete set of steps to get rid of the QuickBooks error 6073, 99001. However, if you need any sort of technical guidance in eliminating this particular issue in QuickBooks, then in that case, feel free to ring us at +1-844-499-6700, and we will provide you with the required guidance.

What are the possible causes of QuickBooks error 6073, 99001?

This error can occur due to any of the following:

  • When a user opens this file on another computer in a single-user mode.
  • The file is located as to read on another network folder.
  • All files are hosted via the Linux server & then use any more rather than one’s set as to login the credentials and sign into as shared folder.
  • The file is being accessed through remote access software technology (LogMeln, GoToMyPc, etc). We host the computer and still see that the client is already logged into it.

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Fixation of QuickBooks Error Code 6073, 99001

Comply below-mentioned point to troubleshoot the QuickBooks Error 6073, 99001 or contact to our QuickBooks enterprise customer support team to get instant help from our U.S based tech Advisors.

Solution 1: First download and run the QuickBooks File Doctor

  • The very first step in this process is to download the most recent version of QuickBooks tool hub and then save the file where it can be accessed easily
QuickBooks Tools Hub Icon - Screenshot
  • Open the file that is mention in the above step.
  • Perform the onscreen steps and install and agree to the terms and conditions
  • Now, double click the icon on the windows and open the tool hub
  • Choose the company file issues tab from the tool hub
QuickBooks File Doctor tool - quickbooks error code 6073
QuickBooks file doctor icon - quickbooks error code 6073
  • The next step is to select the company file option from the drop down or browse for it
  • Furthermore, pick the check your file option and click on continue tab
  • Lastly, enter admin password and hit next tab

Solution 2: Manually resolve the Error 6073, 99001

Condition 1: If the company file is open in Single User mode in another workstation

Try these points when a user see opens a company file into a single user mode at another workstation.

  • Firstly close QuickBooks desktop in all PC’s.
  • Open your “Company file” on to the “Host” computer.
  • Navigate to the “File menu” and then choose “Switch to Multi-User mode“.
Switch to multi-user mode
  • Still, if getting the same issue then reboot your workstations.

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Condition 2: If a Company file opened into a single-user mode on to host the Device

  • From the main “File menu“, choose an option of to “Close the Company“.
  • Reopen your “Company file“.
  • Navigate to the “File menu” and then choose “Open or Restore company“.
Open or restore an existing company file
  • Now choose to open a company File & then click to the Next button.
  • Then select to open the “Company file” & then click to the “Next“.
  • Choose your “Company file”.
  • Choose to open the file into multi-user mode & then click to open it.

Condition 3: If your company file is located in a read-only network folder

  • Firstly go to the computer hosting the file.
  • Browse and then open the folder where your company file is present.
  • Give one right-click into the folder and select “Properties“.
  • After that navigate to the “Security tab“.
  • Select the user that has issues when log into file.
  • Hit a click to “Edit” it.
  • Check that box for “Allow” to a full control.
  • To save changes click on “Apply” and then click to the “OK” key.

Condition 4: If the PC is get accessed by remotely via LogMeln, GoToMyPC, etc.

  • Give one right-click to the “Task bar” & then choose the “Task Manager“.
  • Navigate to the “Processes tab“.
  • Now check if the process is running under the user’s name from which you have issues with this.
  • If there is a process under that user’s name, restart your PC.

Solution 3: Change the name of the corrupted or unavailable network data file

  • Under this process, open the Windows explorer
  • Later on, look for the folder that stores the QuickBooks company file
  • Now right-click the company file with network data and the QB company file extension
  • After that modify the file extension from .old and then click on the enter tab
  • The next step is to open QuickBooks and the company file
  • Conclude the process is to make another network data file from the company file

Solution 4: Unhide the network data files and transaction log

  • Here, one has to open my computer and then head to the tools menu and also click on folder options
  • Now, head to the view tab and click on show hidden files and folders
  • Once done with that open the data folder to see the network data files and the transaction log files
  • The next step is to right-click the network data file and select properties
  • End the process by deleting the hidden option and click on the ok tab

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However, if you are still not able to get rid of from this QuickBooks error code 6073 or facing any other issue related to QuickBooks then contact to QuickBooks support & help number i.e., +1-844-499-6700 and talk with USA’s best accounting professionals that experienced and has excellent work knowledge in resolving countable hindrances avails for all-time.


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