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Solutions to Resolve QuickBooks Connection Has Been Lost Error
When the connection is lost with the company file, you might come across a Error message: Connection Has Been Lost. As a result, your software would quit abruptly, and if you haven't saved your data, then you won't be able to retrieve it, and thus, the user has to re-enter it. So it means that the software won't be able open either the company file or a particular section of it any longer, and the QBWUSER.INI file will also be damaged. To resolve this QuickBooks Issue, you can follow this article.
If you are unable to follow the steps, you can call us at 855.738.0359 to get guidance from our support team.
Symptoms of QuickBooks Connection Has Been Lost Error
These factors would help you to identify the QB connection lost error:
The error is possible to occur if QuickBooks software shows the error while opening or is quitting down, often with an unrecoverable QuickBooks error.
Your system might shut down regularly without any prior error message.
For example, the software might terminate from windows eight, which is another indication.
The software would quit working, and an error message would pop up on the screen.
Your system might crash frequently.
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Solutions to Resolve QuickBooks Connection Has Been Lost Error.
To resolve this error, you can implement more than one solution. To know about them, read the following steps.
Solution 1:Check the Portable drive to Resolve Connection Has been Lost Issue
When your company file is stored on an external storage device, it is necessary to verify that the drive is connected correctly and functioning.
There are also a few other factors that you must permit when you are not opening the file from the local storage of your system, which you can find below.
Ensure to properly insert the removable device; you may also try disconnecting and reconnecting your drive.
Look for your QuickBooks company file on your removable drive from My Computer.
Save other files to your drive to ensure it's working and that your drive has enough available space.
It is important that it has at least free space double the size of your company file.
Solution 2:Use Quick Fix My Program Tool to Repair General QuickBooks Errors
Quick Fix My Program tool helps you to counter general errors and glitches that lead to errors like "QuickBooks Connection Has Been Lost." Before running the tool, make sure to quit QuickBooks.
Install QuickBooks Tool Hub and save the Tool Hub installer file to a location where you can easily access it post-download.
Once downloaded, locate the download folder and double-click the QuickBooksToolHub.exe file to start the installation.
When asked, agree to the terms and conditions and follow the on-screen prompts to finish the installation.
Run QuickBooks Tool Hub using the desktop icon, navigate to the Program Problems tab and choose Quick Fix My Program tool.
Let the tool do its work and repair QuickBooks.
If you encounter another error while following these steps or the QuickBooks connection has been lost, Issue doesn't get eliminated, then you can contact us at TFN to get guidance from our support team.
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