QuickBooks accounting software allows you to manage your financial tasks easily and it helps you in growing your business. However, there can be situations when you can face several errors and issues in your QuickBooks Desktop. Mostly, QuickBooks users face issues in company file because a company file stores all your financial data and even a minor issue can lead to various errors. Errors in QuickBooks company files falls under the 6000 error series. In this article, we will be discussing about the resolution of QuickBooks Error 6143 that occurs while opening the QuickBooks Company File.
QuickBooks Error Code 6143 generally occurs where there are some issues with your company file or configuration files. You can also encounter this error due to damaged installation of QuickBooks software. You can resolve the error code 6143 by following the steps provided in this article. In case, you require any kind of assistance, dial our toll-free QuickBooks Support Number +1800-621-5491 to get instant support.
How to fix QuickBooks Error 6143?
Steps to resolve the error code 6143 in QuickBooks are as given below:
Step 1: Open a Sample Company File Installed In Your Workstation
Ensure that whether the issue is occurring in your company file or in your QuickBooks software. Opening a sample company file will give you a clear idea about it and then you will be able to perform the solution steps as required.
- Open QuickBooks and from the No Company Open window, select Sample Company File.
- Choose a template for your company file.
If the sample company file is opening without any issue, it means you QuickBooks company file is damaged but if the sample company file throws the same error, it means your QuickBooks software is damaged. You need to resolve the issue as per the situation.
Step 2: Open QuickBooks Company File Locally
Run your QuickBooks company file in your system and check if you are able to open it or not. Move your company file to the desktop or any other local drive and try to open it from there. If you are able to open your company file from a different location, it means the folder where your QuickBooks data is located is damaged. You need to create a new folder for your QuickBooks company files.
- Open the File Explorer by pressing Windows + E
- Navigate to the folder where your company file is located.
- Locate and right-click on the QuickBooks company file and then select Copy from the drop-down options.
- Go to the C:\ drive and create a new folder there.
- Give it a name and the paste your company file in that company file.
- Run QuickBooks and from the main menu, go to File > Open or restore an existing company file.
- Navigate to your company file, select it and then click on Open.
You should now be able to open your QuickBooks company file and work on it.
Reach Us For QuickBooks Support
Follow the provided solutions to completely resolve QuickBooks Error 6143. You should be able to work on your QuickBooks company file from now onwards. However, you can also face this issue due to damaged installation of QuickBooks software. If you couldn’t resolve the issue manually or you require any kind of help during the process, dial our toll-free QuickBooks Support Phone Number +1800-621-5491 and get instant solution for your issues.