It becomes necessary to fix it in order to resume working on the software. One such error talked about in this article is QuickBooks error code 6190 816. QuickBooks, like other software, is most likely to experience messages that display different error codes every time. However, every time an error occurs, a sound and efficient solution is derived by the software experts. This is done by having a good knowledge about the reasons for the occurrence of the error. Only then the user can reach to an appropriate solution for the occurrence of this error.
The noteworthy reasons that results in this error are listed below:
1. Unable to launch the file on the host
One of the foremost reasons of this QuickBooks error is that it occurs when the filename of the QuickBooks could not be accessed on the host. Moreover, it cannot be run on multi-user mode on the Linux server. Apart from this, the file is not properly hosted on Windows, Windows XP, Windows Vista, and Windows Server 2008 or 2003.
2. Mismatch of the extensions
This error also occurs when the extension of .qbw possessed by company file of QuickBooks is not matched by the files with extension of.tlg.Such files should be treated with great caution because they can lead to sudden loss of company files. Such carelessness can cost the company to a great extent.
3. Updating of the QuickBooks file
The QuickBooks error code 6190 816 is found to appear all of a sudden if the file of the company is updated in the other computer with the extension.tlg and then opened in the other machine. As a result, this updated company file with an altered file extension cannot be accessed.
Solutions to the QuickBooks error code 6190 816
• Delete the transaction log file
A simple solution to this error is found by locating the folders that contain the mismatched files and then deleting it from the folders. On doing so, it is seen that QuickBooks generally resumes on its own.This is most tried and tested solution for this type of an error. On trying this solution, if the error doesn’t get resolved; then the user is provided with other solutions. These are listed below:
• QuickBooks File Diagnostic Tool
This tool can be intentionally downloaded to resolve this error as this tool will help in finding if the software is damaged and repairs it. To operate this tool, the user is required to follow the steps given below:
o Download the tool and run it. On doing so, the bugs causing the damage will be found. The user is suggested to get the damage repaired instantly.
o Restore a recently backed up file.
o Make sure to use Data Recovery file and get the data instantly recovered.
• QuickBooks Connections Diagnostic Tool
o Download this tool and run it.
o On downloading the tool, if the file results in successful opening of the company with all the checkboxes selected. It can be seen that the error is fixed.
• Rename the .tlg file
The transaction log file should not be deleted as it can be needed sometime later to restore the data. In order to keep it, the users are suggested to rename it and this file can be used as a recovery to get back the lost data.
The renaming of files with .tlg extension can be renamed by following the steps given below:
o Right-click on the Start menu; a flyout is displayed. In this flyout, select the Open WindowsExplore option. As a result; the Explorer window is displayed.
o Locate the company folder in the window.
o Select the transaction log file with the file extension .tlg. Next, right click on it and choose Rename option from the flyout.
o Rename the file with a separate name.
o Establish the backup of QuickBooks backup support by opening the company file.
Source by Robert Dev