Have you ever encountered QuickBooks error code H202? Well, need not to worry anymore, as we have come up with this post, where we will help you in learning some of the best ways to get rid of QuickBooks error code H202. This type of error could be seen when the user tries to access the QuickBooks company file on another system, and the QuickBooks copy is unable to reach the server. Moreover, this error code comes up with an error message stating “You are trying to work with a company file that is located on another computer, and this copy of QuickBooks cannot reach the server on that computer”. There are various causes of this error code, which we will be discussing later in this post. Thus, make sure to read this post till the end. For more details, you can get in touch with our QuickBooks support team via our toll-free number i.e. 1-888-351-0999, and our team of experts and certified QuickBooks professionals will be happy to help you.




Causes of QuickBooks H202 error


  • The very first reason can be hosting settings are misconfigured
  • And also, if the DNS settings are not configured properly
  • The user can also face similar issue if the .nd file is corrupted
  • Another cause of the error can be if the Host’s IP address is not available to QuickBooks desktop
  • Any kind of issue with the QuickBooks database server manager
  • Exchange of data between QuickBooks and the server is being blocked by the firewall software


Ping the server to fix the error H202


  • First step is to open the run window
  • After that put CMD in the text field and hit ok
  • The next step is to ping the server from the workstation
  • Once done with that the user needs to type ping and hit the enter key. It should be noted that the brackets used here around the name of the server are not supposed to be used while carrying out the steps in actual
  • Moving ahead, the user needs to apply the steps given above for all workstations getting the error
  • In case the user gets a slow reply or if a loss of a packet is detected, then there might be some problem with the network and a repair is required


There can be other methods as well that can be followed in order to get rid of the error code H202. Moreover, if you want a team of expert to fix the error for you, then in that case you can get in touch with our QuickBooks support team via our toll-free number i.e. 1-888-351-0999. Our team will be happy to help you.