QuickBooks Link Error Code 00800(hex)

QuickBooks is powerful accounting software that comes with so many advanced features to make accounting easy and effective for you. However, there are various errors and issues in this software as well. These errors and issues can easily hamper your workflow and QuickBooks Link Error 00800(hex) is one such error that occurs when there are some issues with your QuickBooks company file.

QuickBooks Link Error Code 00800(hex)

If you are also facing the error code 00800(hex) while working on your QuickBooks Company File, this article can be very helpful for you in resolving the error as we will be providing you the steps that you need to perform. You can also contact our technical support department at QuickBooks Customer Service Phone Number +1866-656-1012 toll-free.

What Does The Error Occur?

  • You are using QuickBooks in multi-user mode but one of the workstation doesn’t have the updated version of QuickBooks.
  • QuickBooks Company File is damaged.
  • Client and server domains doesn’t match with each other.
  • Damaged installation of QuickBooks Desktop.
  • Damaged QuickBooks installation files.

Resolving QuickBooks Link Error 00800 (hex)

There are multiple solutions that you can perform to resolve the error. The steps we have provided here are according to the possible causes that you can lead to this error. Before performing these solution steps, update your QuickBooks to the latest release as updating QuickBooks can also resolve this error.

Note: You must be logged in to your system with administrator rights

Solution 1: If the error is occurring while trying to update the company file

If you find that the error is occurring while updating your company file, log into Windows as an administrator and then try to update your company file. If you still can’t do it, there are some issues with your Operating System.

Solution 2: Open Windows in Safe Mode

  • Open the Windows in safe mode
  • Disable the antivirus software installed on your system.

Important: Make sure you are not connected to internet after turning off your antivirus because it can be harmful for your system. Once you are done with performing the following steps, enable your antivirus again and reconnect to the internet.

  • Create a new company file.
  • Reboot your system normally
  • Try to open the newly created company file.

Solution 3: Rename the QuickBooks Network Descriptor files

  • Go to the folder where your company file is located.
  • Locate and right-click on the file with .nd
  • Select Rename from the drop-down options and type OLD at the end of the name and hit enter.
  • From the Start menu, go to All Programs > QuickBooks > QuickBooks Database Server Manager.
  • Select Scan Folders.
  • Once the process finishes, click on Finish.
  • Open the QuickBooks company file

Solution 4: Create another folder and navigate the QuickBooks Company Files

  • Create a new folder in the C:\ drive.
  • Go to folder where your company file is located.
  • If you use QuickBooks in single-user mode, you can easily open your company file from the new folder. However, for multi-user mode, you need to perform you need to perform the 3rd solution again.
  • From the Start menu, go to All Programs > QuickBooks > QuickBooks Database Server Manager.
  • Select Scan Folders.
  • Once the process finishes, click on Finish.
  • Open the QuickBooks company file

Reach Us For Support

The provided solutions should be helpful for you in resolving the QuickBooks Link Error 00800(hex). This error related to your database and it can cause some other issues from 6000 error series or C=XX series. If you are not able to resolve the error or you are facing any other issue during the process, you can contact our technical support department by dialing our toll-free QuickBooks Support Phone Number +1866-656-1012 toll-free.