Solution to QuickBooks Error Code 6175

Ways to resolve QuickBooks Error Code -6176, 0 like a Pro

QuickBooks is one of the most trusted application for accounting majorly used by small and medium-sized businesses. This software has brought a revolution in the field of accounting and helps companies in managing with their financial records, bills, invoices, balance sheets and more. Today, the companies trust QuickBooks with their critical data as this application known for its high-end security features.

Even though QuickBooks has gained popularity for its amazing features but at times users do face errors as it is a software in the end. The errors can be solved by users by following troubleshooting guides, while at times expert’s intervention is required. In this article we will talk in detail about the issue QuickBooks error code 6175,0 which is known to damage or corrupt company files.

For any further information or expert assistance, you can simply get in touch with our 24/7 QuickBooks support team. All you have to do is to ring up at our toll-free number i.e. +1-866-707-7925, and our team of experts and certified professionals will ensure to provide you with the best possible solutions.

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Overview of QuickBooks Error Code 6175

The QuickBooks Error Code 6175, 0 happens when QuickBooks tries to gain access of the company file. Generally, when you try to host multi-user access of your company data file this issue erupts in the QuickBooks Desktop application.

You will get the following error message on your desktop screen when the Error 6175,0 occurs in your Quickbooks desktop:

QuickBooks Error Code 6175-0 - Screenshot

What causes QuickBooks error code 6175, 0?

So, below are the causes of this issue which can help you in resolving this issue.

  • When QuickBooks Desktop is not able to start the QuickBooks Database Server Manager.
  • Content Blockers (cyber-sitter programs)
  • Other technical problems.
  • The host company files the Database Server Manager is used in multi-user mode.
  • System generated error at the time of communication.
  • The server that is hosting the file is not able to do any other tasks.
  • Firewall software is blocking your Internet connection or QB files to access.
  • Server hosting the company file is busy.
  • QuickBooks in ineffective in starting the QuickBooks database server.

Ways to fix QuickBooks Error Code 6175

You can resolve the error code 6175, 0 by following the given steps:

Solution 1: Scan the computer with Reimage Repair Tool

The Reimage Repair Tool will scan and diagnose then repairs the system that resolves the windows operating system registry structure.

  • The first thing to do is download Reimage Repair tool.
  • Now you have to right click on the Reimage Repair Tool Download Link and save it to the desktop
  • Once you are done with downloading Repair Tool, navigate the file location and then double click on it.
  • The installation process will start now
  • In case you want to run the program the User Account Control will give a prompt.
  • Now you have to click on Yes to Continue
  • On the initial launch of this application a welcome screen will be displayed
  • You have to leave the checkbox unticked in order to allow the repair tool to begin an automatic scan
  • Now you have to click on Install to start the procedure of installation
  • Now the Reimage Repair Tool will get installed in your computer
  • Internet connection is required so that the tool can download all required updates.
  • In order to check the status of your computer Reimage Repair Tool will automatically start a scan of the system.
  • Once the scan is completed the tool will inform you if the PC has any damages and requires any kind of repair.
  • In the bottom right corner click on the Start Repair button.
Scanning the system with Reimage repair tool - Screenshot
  • Once Reimage Repair Tool has finished repairing, your system will be fully fixed.
  • In order to complete the process you have to restart your computer.

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Solution 2: The Hosting to be set on the server computer

Follow the below mentioned steps to fix the QuickBooks error code 6175:

  • First open QuickBooks on the Server.
  • Now you have to open the File Menu
  • Select Utilities option.
  • From the Utility sub-menu, choose Host Multi-User Access.
  • In order to Host multi-user access/Start hosting multi-user access window choose Yes option.
Check the QuickBooks Settings - Screenshot
  • After this you will see ‘Company File must be closed’ window and now you have to choose YES.
  • Read the Multi-user setup information window and then select on OK button.
  • From the File Menu you can switch to the Multi-User Mode.

Solution 3: Use QuickBooks File Doctor

  • Download QuickBooks File Doctor in your computer
  • Once the transfer is done, you will have to double-click on qbfd.exe and then follow the on-screen instructions to place the QuickBooks File Doctor tool.
  • Once it is set in the system, QuickBooks File Doctor will open mechanically,
  • In case you don’t see square measure and then look for wrench icon in your Windows taskbar
  • Now in the drop-down list find your company file (this will be based on the 10 last opened companies). In case, you don’t find your company file in the list then click on the browse button and manually locate it to continue.
  • Now select one of the following from the below options:
    • Both file damage and network connectivity: When you try to open your company file (data file problems), If you suspect your company file is damaged, or you see a 6xxx error (such as Error code -6150, -6000 -82, -6000 -305, -6000 -301, -6147, or -6130)
    • Network connectivity only: When you try to open your company file (network errors) in Multi-User mode, If you are using QuickBooks in a multi-user setup and get an H202 (or H303/H505) error
  • When prompted provide the Admin password of your company file and then click on NEXT button.
  • After this you will be asked to choose Host/Server or Workstation
  • In case you are prompted to share your company file then choose the following options:
    • Yes: If you are  running the  QuickBooks File Doctor in the computer hosting the company file
    • No: If you are running the QuickBooks File Doctor on a laptop which is not hosting the server computer.
  • You have to attend after the File Doctor completes the diagnosis.
  • Once the tool finishes designation you will have to shut the QuickBooks File Doctor tool.
  • Whatever the result screen is in order to check if the problem is fixed, attempt gap your QuickBooks file again.

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Solution 4: Change QuickBooksDBXX service to Local System Account

  • First click on Start button.
  • Then type MSC and then click on Enter in the Search Bar.
  • Now right click on the QuickBooks DBXX service.
  • After this you have to click on Properties and Select the Log On tab.
  • In the Local System Account, you have to select the radio button and then select Next button.
  • Now you have to tap on Apply and then select OK button.
  • Now you can switch to Multi-user again.

Solution 5: Check your QBDBSM is properly installed on your system

  • Install QuickBooks desktop on your system.
  • Go to the Start and type and database.
  • Now choose QuickBooks database server manager option from the list.
  • After that click on Scan option.
Check your QBDBSM is properly installed on your system - Screenshot
  • Once the scan process completes, try to open your company file and check the problem is resolved or not.

Solution 6: Uninstall and Reinstall QuickBooks on your system

Repair or Reinstall Microsoft .NET Framework - Screenshot

In case none of the above stated methods work in your favor, then it is recommended to reboot the application and also uninstall and reinstall it once. In some cases, this solution might be effective.


All the above solutions can easily fix the QuickBooks error 6175,0. In case the issue doesn’t get resolved then you can connect with QuickBooks enterprise technical support experts at +1-866-707-7925 who are available 24/7 to help you with all issues and queries regarding QuickBooks.


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