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How to Resolve QuickBooks Error H505? | +1-888-660-0607
« on: November 23, 2020, 09:32:02 AM »
When trying to switch from single-user into QuickBooks multi-user mode, you may come across QuickBooks error h505. This error means that the software in multi-user mode is not able to connect to the server. Also, you may see this error in case the company files need an additional configuration. In such a case it becomes mandatory to discover the additional reasons for the software error. This content will try to help you in resolving the specific error.
What are the Signs of QuickBooks Error Code H505?
These are some of the indications which will help you to identify the software error:
1.   The software error crashes an active program window.
2.   Your system crashes frequently.
3.   The window starts behaving slowly to the keyboard or mouse input.
4.   Computer freezes periodically.
5.   QuickBooks code H505 will keep on displaying on your system.   

What are the Additional Causes of QuickBooks h505 Error?
Here are some reasons that are associated with the occurring software error:
1.   Maybe, the hosting configuration of the device is not correct.
2.   Damaged or incorrect .ND file.
3.   The software error can be caused due to DNS incorrect settings.
4.   The error might take place if QB services like QuickBooksDBXX/QBCF are not functioning.
5.   Possible reason could be, the IP address of the host computer is unaccessible via QB software.
6.   Probably, it is obstructed to get to the company file through system firewall.

What are the Solutions of QB h505 Error?
Perform these solutions and say good-bye to the annoying QuickBooks h505 error:
Solution1: QuickBooks File Doctor Tool
1.   Visit the official website of ‘Intuit’.
2.   Download ‘QuickBooks file Doctor’.
3.   ‘Run’ the QB file Doctor program.

Solution2: Creating a New Folder and Giving it Access to the Company File
1.   Firstly, create a ‘new folder’ on the host PC.
2.   After creating the ‘folder’ make sure that windows has the entry permission to the company files.
3.   After that, copy the ‘.qbw file’ into the newly made folder.
4.   Finally, go into ‘multi-user mode’ and then open the company file.

After reading this content, you might have got an idea to fix QuickBooks error h505. Besides, QB professionals are always available to provide customized software support. You can rely on them and freely discuss your issues or errors related to QuickBooks.

If you are facing issues in resolving QuickBooks error h505, then dial the QuickBooks Premier Support Phone Number +1-888-660-0607(Toll- Free).


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Re: How to Resolve QuickBooks Error H505? | +1-888-660-0607
« Reply #1 on: November 24, 2020, 12:34:54 PM »
Solution 1: Make a new Company File Folder
First, generate a ‘Replacement folder’ on the hosting computer. Now share the original folder and Windows access permissions to share the company files
If you do not have access to the digital computer then, Contact a skilled IT professional
In the new folder, Copy .qbw file in multi-user mode again
You can now open the Company file.
Solution 2: Open Network Ports that QuickBooks uses to transmit knowledge
Configure Firewall settings
Go to the Windows Firewall Settings, and right-click on Windows Option to click on the instrument panel. Now type ‘Firewall’ in the search bar, and press Enter. Click Windows Firewall and press Advanced Settings option.
Go to the left and right-click ‘Outbound Rules,’ and select ‘New Rule.’
Press on Ports and press Next
Click TCP, and in the specific local ports enter the following ports:
For QuickBooks Desktop 2018- 8019,56728,55378-55382
QuickBooks Desktop 2017-8019,56727,55373-55377
For QuickBooks Desktop 2016-8019,56726,55368-55372
For QuickBooks Desktop 2015-8019,56725,55363-55367
Click Next and select ‘Allow the Connection’ option
Click Next to type-in name in the name field, and press Finish
Repeat steps 1-5 for the inbound rules
Now go to the multi-user mode again and open QuickBooks
Turn-on Network Discovery
First, Open the control panel, and press on System and Security
Press on Windows Firewall
In the left pane, go to Click permit associate app/feature on the Windows Firewall (If you are on Windows server 2012)
Press Modification option
Select Network Discovery, and Press OK
Know the name of your server
Open the RUN command, and press on the Windows Key + R. Type the CMD and click Enter
Enter config/all, and press Enter
In the IP Configuration section, look for the ‘Host Name.’
You can see the server name on the right
Now save and move to the next step
Solution 3: Check hosting and services
Verify hosting
Open QuickBooks on every workstation (this is not the server or the hosting computer)
Next select File and press Utilities
If you see Host Multi-user access on the list, then this computer is not hosting the Company file
If you see Host Multi-user access at the workstation, then you can move onto the next computer. Here do not change anything.
In case you see ‘Stop Hosting the Multi-user Access,’ then press on that option
On each computer, repeat steps 1-3
Verify QuickBooks Services
First, bring up the RUN box, and press Windows Key+ R
Type MSC and click Enter. Next, you can search Services.msc in the Windows search bar
In the services window, you need to scroll down and search the QuickBooksDBXX service
Next, double-click the option QuickBooksDBXX service and ensure that the startup kind is ready to be Automatic and then Repair Standing is running or started
Click the Recovery tab
If you see a failure, then you can mechanically restart QuickBooksDBXX service. Do the same thing for the second and any subsequent failures
To save changes press OK
Now for the QBCFMonitorService, you need to repeat steps above provided steps 1-6
Next, Open QuickBooks in a multi-user mode on each effected digital computer
If you face the problem even after this, then look to form a QuickBooksDBXX service that is a member of the administrator cluster and has acceptable permissions.


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