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What leads to QuickBooks error 6189 816 and how to safely troubleshoot it?
April 8, 2022
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QuickBooks error 6189 816 generally arises when the background processes don’t let QuickBooks Desktop open the company file. Its error message states, “An error occurred when QuickBooks tried to access the company file.” To troubleshoot this error with safety, all you need is to run the Quick Fix my Program tool by following the steps mentioned below:
 Exit QuickBooks Desktop on your computer first.
 Get QuickBooks Tool Hub of the modern version ( and save it on the Downloads folder.
 Double-select the downloaded file (QuickBooksToolHub.exe).
 Do as per the instructions you see on-screen and accept the given terms & conditions to install QuickBooks Tool Hub.
 Click twice the QuickBooks Tool Hub icon.
 Pick the Program Problems tab from the left pane.
 Tap the Quick Fix my Program option and let the tool end the background processes troubling QuickBooks Desktop.
 Start QuickBooks Desktop after that.
 Check whether you can get to the company file now.
If you still receive QuickBooks error 6189 816 after following the above steps, then we recommend you immediately get in touch with the QuickBooks technical team at +1-855-856-0042 for additional troubleshooting assistance to fix it.

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