QuickBooks Error 2277

Are you facing QuickBooks Error 2277 while creating a backup of your company file? If yes, this article can be very helpful for as we will be providing you the solution QuickBooks Error 2277.

QuickBooks Error 2277 basically occurs when you try to create or restore a backup of your company file. You can face this error due to various reasons such as the damaged company file of QuickBooks Company File. In case you require any help at any point of time, you can connect with our support team by dialing our toll-free QuickBooks Enterprise Support Phone Number +1866-656-1012.

How To Resolve QuickBooks Backup Error 2277?

Following the steps mentioned below will allow you to resolve the QuickBooks Error Code 2277:

Solution 1: Run The IDP Tool

  • From the right-corner of your system, right-click on Intuit Data Protect Tool
  • Select About Intuit Data Protect
  • Run the IDP tool by pressing CTRL + F2
  • Choose Run Diagnostic option and then reconfigure QuickBooks to provide access to IDP files.
  • Verify whether the manufacturer’s website in case if IDP tool identify any issue with your firewall and antivirus software. Add the file path: C:\Program Files(X86)\Common Files\Intuit\Data Protect in the exceptions list.
    • IntuitDataProtect.exe.
    • IbuEnghost.exe.
    • QBIDPServices.exe.

Solution 2: Add Windows Firewall Ports

  • From the Start menu, select Control Panel.
  • Navigate to the System and Security
  • Select Windows Firewall > Advanced Settings.
  • Select Inbound Rules from the Advanced Settings
  • Select New Rules option from the drop-down.
  • Provide the following ports and select Next.
    • Incoming Port: 80.
    • Outgoing Ports: 443, 16841.
  • Follow the above steps again for Outbound Rules as well.

Solution 3: Add Trusted Sites In The Internet Explorer

  • Run Internet Explorer and then go to Tools > Internet Options.
  • Navigate to the Security tab and remove checkmark from the Enable Protected Mode
  • Select Trusted Sites and then click on Sites.
  • Remove the checkmark that asks for server verification for all sites.
  • Now, add the following sites in the trusted website list:
    • *.backup.com
    • *.intuit.com
    • *.intuit.net
  • Select Close.
  • Now, go to Privacy > Select Sites and then add following websites in the Address of Website:
    • *.quickbooks.com
    • *.intuit.com
  • Click on Allow whenever you are asked.
  • Click on OK.

Solution 4: Clear the cache, cookies, temporary files, and SSL state

  • Run Internet Explorer and then go to Tools > Internet Options.
  • Navigate to the General
  • Now, go to the Browsing History section and then select Delete.
  • Put a checkmark on the following boxes:
    • Temporary Internet Files and website files.
    • Cookies and website data.
    • Form data.
    • In Private Filtering.
  • Remove checkmark from the Preserve Favorites and website data.
  • Select Delete.
  • Navigate to Content tab and then click on Clear SSL State.
  • Select OK and close IE browser.

Contact Us QuickBooks Support

The provided solutions should be helpful for you in resolving the QuickBooks Error 2277. You should now be able to create a backup of your QuickBooks Company File. It is very important to create a backup of your company file on a regular basis to avoid any kind of data loss. However, there can be situation when the error couldn’t get resolved because the company file itself is damaged. In such situations, you can connect with our support department by dialing our toll-free QuickBooks Support Phone Number +1866-656-1012 and get instant support.