Fix your company file or your network using the QuickBooks File Doctor

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  1. You should log into Windows as the admin user to install and run the free QuickBooks File Doctor tool.
  2. Download the free tool.
  3. If prompted, select Save and then launch the saved file.
  4. Follow the built-in instructions to install.
  5. Once installed, double-click the File Doctor icon on your desktop
For more information and additional help:
Detailed instructions:

About the tool:

  • Use the QuickBooks File Doctor to fix certain types of:
    • File and data corruption
    • Windows setup problems
    • Network setup problems
  • Works only on US versions of QuickBooks. If you are using the UK or the  Canadian version of QuickBooks, you can use the Company File Diagnostic Tool:
  • Works on .qbw or .qba files only. (Learn more about file extensions.)
  • File repair and Network diagnosis is on by default.
  • Use the Advanced Settings button to run file only or network only diagnostics.