QuickBooks Web Connector Error QBWC 1085

QuickBooks Desktop has been creating wonders for small and medium sized businesses as it has made accounting so easy that even a small business startup can enjoy accounting services. It comes with so many tools that helps the software to provide more efficient accounting services. However, there can be some situations when the QuickBooks Software can fall into some errors that can put your work on halt. QBWC 1085 is one such error that basically creates hindrance in the path of online banking and other online applications.

This article will provide you a complete information about the QuickBooks Error QBWC 1085 along with the causes and solutions. You can also contact us at our QuickBooks Enterprise Support Phone Number +1800-621-5491 if you are looking for an instant technical support for your QB errors.

What Is QuickBooks Web Connector Tool?

QuickBooks Web Connector Tool basically is an add-on tool that comes with the subscription of your QuickBooks Desktop. It is a go-between application that enables qbXML and qbposXML to go through between a Web-based application with QuickBooks Desktop or QuickBooks Point of Sale.

The Web Connector can be used with all the QuickBooks Desktop versions including:

  • S. editions of QuickBooks Financial Software products
    • QuickBooks Desktop Enterprise
    • QuickBooks Desktop Premier (2017 or later)
    • QuickBooks Desktop Pro (2017 or later)
  • S. QuickBooks Point of Sale (v13.0 or later)
  • Canadian editions of QuickBooks Pro, Premier or Enterprise (2017 or later)
  • UK editions of QuickBooks Pro or Accountant Edition (2017 or later)

What Does Error Code QBWC 1085 Means?

Usually, you get the QBWC 1085 error when one of the user is trying to log into a company file but another user is already logged in to the file who has an updated version of QuickBooks.

In this error:

  • You can’t write to the log
  • The web connector will continue to file without the log file.

How To Fix Error QBWC1085?

If you have connected QuickBooks to a third-party application using the web connector tool then you need to follow the bellow mentioned steps:

  • Close all the QuickBooks related processes including the QuickBooks Web Connector Tool.
  • Open the Windows Explorer and go to the following path:
    • For Windows 7, 8 & Vista: /programData/Intuit/QBWebconnector/log
    • For Windows XP: c:/Documents and settings/All users/Application
  • Locate and right click on the TXT file.
  • Select Rename from the drop-down list.
  • Change the name of QBCLOG.TXT file to TXL.OLD.
  • Restart your system and then try to connect QuickBooks to the third-party application using QBWC tool.

If you haven’t connected QuickBooks to any third-party application:

  • Login to your system with administrator rights.
  • Open the Windows Explorer and go to the following path:
    • For Windows 7, 8 & Vista: C:/programData/Microsoft/Windows/Start menu/Startup
    • For Windows XP: C:/Documents and settings/All users/Start menu/Program/Startup
  • Format QuickBooks web connector.
  • Restart your system and try to open QuickBooks to check if the error is resolved.

Get Help And Technical Support to Fix QBWC 1085 Error Code

Following the steps provided in this article will surely be helpful for you in resolving the QBWC 1085 error and you should now be able to integrate your QuickBooks Desktop with third party web-based applications. In case, if you are still facing the same issue even after performing the steps properly then you can connect with the Intuit’s support department. For this, you just need to dial our toll-free QuickBooks Support Phone Number +1800-621-5491 and get an instant support for your issues and errors.