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Error -6150, -1006

When you try to open a company file you see the following error:

An error occurred when QuickBooks tried to create, open, or use the company file. Please try again. If the problem persists, contact Intuit Technical Support and provide them with the following error codes: (-6150,-1006).


Why this is happening

There are two possible reasons why you are receiving this message:

How to fix it

If you don't have the virus on your computer, your company file is damaged beyond repair. You can:

  • Use the Auto Data Recovery Feature to locate the most recent copy of your company file.
  • Restore a recent backup or portable company file.
  • Create a new company file.

Important:  Due to the severity of the corruption in the company file, Intuit Data Services are unable to repair these files.


KB ID# SLN43286
6/28/2017 12:23:12 PM
QYPPRDQBKSWS05 9138 Pro 2017 0f6542