Why QuickBooks Error 6123 Occurs & How To Get Over It?

QuickBooks Error 6123
QuickBooks Error 6123

Trying to open your company file in QuickBooks Desktop but failing to do so because of QuickBooks error 6123? If affirmative, then let us assure you there is no need to take stress as getting QuickBooks 6xxx category errors is not so unusual these days. On your computer screen, you might be noticing the error warning, “We’re sorry, but QuickBooks can’t open your company file.” Reading this post will help you learn why QuickBooks error code 6123 takes place in the first instance and the troubleshooting solutions that help fix it.

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What are the reasons leading to QuickBooks error code 6123?

Generally, QuickBooks error code 6123 is caused when there is some data damage on the company file. However. there can also be other reasons causing it, such as:

1. QuickBooks is failing to open the company file because of continuous interruption by the background processes.

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What can you do to rectify QuickBooks error 6123?

Solution 1- Fix your damaged company file with QuickBooks File Doctor

1. Make certain QuickBooks Desktop is closed on your computer.
2. Download the recently released version ( of QuickBooks Tool Hub and carefully store it on the Windows Desktop.
3. Run the file you downloaded (QuickBooksToolHub.exe) and then go through the instructions given on-screen.
4. To finish the QuickBooks Tool Hub’s installation, accept the terms and conditions.
5. Hit the QuickBooks Tool Hub icon twice on your Windows Desktop.
6. Pick the Company File Issues panel given on the left side of your computer screen.
7. Hit the Run QuickBooks File Doctor button.
8. Inside QuickBooks File Doctor, select your company file from the drop-down (Your company file will look like [your company name].qbw.). If you don’t see your company file there, select the Browse option to search for it on the computer.
9. Choose the Check your file option. Then click on the Continue button.
10. Enter your QuickBooks admin password after that. Let the tool diagnose and fix your company file.
11. From the given list, select your company. Then select the Open QuickBooks option.

If you still see QuickBooks error 6123, move on to the next solution.

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Solution 2- Run the Quick Fix my Program tool on your computer

1. Start QuickBooks Tool Hub that you have downloaded above.
2. From the left bar, select the Program Problems panel.
3. Click on the Quick Fix my Program option.
4. The tool might take some time to end the background processes that are interrupting QuickBooks. Therefore, keep patience until it is finished.
5. Open QuickBooks Desktop, and after that, verify if you can get to your company file now.

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If you fail to get rid of QuickBooks error 6123 after going through the two troubleshooting solutions that we have explained above, then we recommend you restore the backup copy of your company file in QuickBooks Desktop. You can also get yourself further support resolving QuickBooks error code 6123 by contacting our QuickBooks professionals at +1-855-856-0042.