QuickBooks Abort Error suggests a damage to QBWUSER.INI file. Sometimes, while saving progress or making changes to files, QuickBooks crashes unexpectedly. Also, your system might switch off while the progress is being saved. Due to this error, QB automatically crashes or closes. Also, most operations stop working due to regular crashing.
Solutions for QuickBooks Abort Error
On the basis of the underlying issues, we have provided multiple solutions for QuickBooks abort
error. Go through each of them till this error is resolved.
Solution for Hosted QuickBooks Company File
If you have your company file hosted on another computer, drive or server, then you need to ensure that QB has complete connectivity with it.
To ensure this, you need to follow the steps provided below:
- Open Firewall Settings
- On the left panel, click on Windows Firewall with Advanced Security
- Click on Inbound Rules
- Select New Rule from the left panel
- Click on Program
- Browse to the location of QuickBooks executable file
- Select the Port for which the settings need to be changed
- Select Allow Network Connection
- Select all the options and click next
- Type in the name of the rule
Repeat the steps provided above for setting a new outbound rule. These rules guide the programs blocked and allowed by windows firewall. Set rules for all available types of ports, especially UDP. In recent years, many ISPs have started blocking access of certain programs through particular ports. This creates connectivity issue for QB and company file. You can contact your Internet Service Provider for getting certain ports open for data access.
Disable Antivirus and Other Security Programs
Various programs are used widely for blocking security threats. Many such programs take certain ports to be a security threat. Hence these ports are blocked. You may have to turn off the firewalls for your security software manually or may need to install it all together. You should call up your security software provider to search for steps on allowing QuickBooks through internet ports.
Rename QuickBooks User File
You can find this file at:
Make a copy of the file before renaming it. Rename the file to EntitlementDataStore.ecml. This is a file that stores information about a user’s preference. These preferences are read by the executable file before starting. If this file is permanently damaged, then create a new one after deleting the original. Still, you’ll have to reset all your preferences for this software.
To know more, feel free to contact us at QuickBooks Desktop support number ✆1-855-481-5338(Toll Free.)