Coming across some or the other error in QuickBooks is pretty much common, as it involves some or the other codes. This segment is going to brief you with the entire steps involved in fixing the QuickBooks error code 6000 82. This particular technical glitch is experienced due to any damaged or corrupted files in QuickBooks. It further indicates that the QuickBooks file cannot be located on another system in the network. Such an error can also be experienced if the data source name is damaged. This error appears with a warning message that says “An error occurred when QuickBooks tried to access the company file. Please try again.”

You can read this segment till the end, to find out the right steps involved in chucking off QuickBooks error code 6000 82. Or if you don’t want to manually rectify the error, then connecting with our professionals directly is recommended.


What triggers QuickBooks error code 6000 82?

This particular error can be experienced due to a handful of reasons, which include the below factors:

  • You might experience the issue due to damaged company file.
  • Another trigger can be if you aren’t able to find the company file on another system.
  • Or if the QuickBooks installation of the system is encrypted.
  • You might end up in such an error can be if you have made changes in the database name.


Measures that can be taken to fix QuickBooks error code 6000 82

You can implement the below stated steps and procedures to successfully fix the QuickBooks error code 6000 82.

Measure 1: Running quick fix program on client system

  • Initially you need to download and install the QuickBooks tool hub on the client system.
  • Later on, choose program problems in QuickBooks tool hub.
  • You now have to choose Quick fix my program option from the list.
  • Conclude the process by starting QuickBooks desktop and then open the data file.


Measure 2: Switching to the mode hosting local and remote files for multiple user access

  • Start with opening QuickBooks and press F2 key to open the product information window.
  • You now have to check that the local server information towards the bottom of the window has hosting set to local files.
  • Heading forward, click on file menu and then pick switch to multi-user mode.
  • Later on, open the company file and press F2 key on network system for product information window to open.
  • To complete the process, you need to check under the local server information and ascertain that the hosting is set to local files.


This piece of writing is written with an intent to provide the best possible information related to fixing QuickBooks error code 6000 82.

However, if you are still doubtful or if you are unable to fix the issue in QuickBooks desktop, then in that case it is suggested to reach out to our accounting professionals using our QuickBooks error support helplinei.e. 1-800-761-1787.