How to Troubleshoot Unrecoverable Error in QuickBooks Desktop?

One of the most common error that is faced by lot of users is & QuickBooks Unrecoverable error. This article is going to talk about the error, its symptoms and ways to troubleshoot it.

The user might receive QuickBooks unrecoverable error when using the software. Some common QuickBooks unrecoverable error can be 00227 55008, 00000 15204, 00000 14775, 00551 46274, etc. In case you are also facing such an error, then in that case reading this post till the end would surely be of great assistance.


However, if you don’t want to fix the issue by your own, then feel free to reach out to us and we will ensure to provide you with instance assistance.


What leads to QuickBooks unrecoverable error?

  • When creating a portable file, the user might face such an error.
  • Also, when downloading a payroll update such an error could be seen.
  • Or when closing a company file.
  • O when closing any open window in the company file.
  • The user might face such an error when creating a portable company file.
  • Or when downloading a payroll update.


Methods to fix the QuickBooks unrecoverable error

The user can open the sample company file to fix the issue.

  • The user needs to go for the no company open window in QuickBooks and click on the same to open the sample file.
  • Select any sample file from a given list.

To copy the company file on different location

  • Right click the desktop and select new and click on the folder name QBTEST.
  • Open the folder where the user has saved the company database file.
  • Paste the company file in the QBTEST folder, which you have created earlier.
  • Open the company file in the given QBTEST folder.


Fixing the QuickBooks unrecoverable error becomes easy with the above stated set of steps. However, if you are still facing the same issue again and again, then reach out to our QuickBooks error support team professionals at 1-800-761-1787. Our accounting experts will be more than happy to help you.


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