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Point of Sale: Error 181002

When attempting to start Pont of Sale on a client computer, you receive the following error:

POS Message 181002: The Server Workstation is not running or the company data is not accessible
Why this is happening
  • The sever workstation is not running
  • The POS database service manager is not running and is unable to login your file
How to fix it

Intuit recommends the following solutions for this problem. The first solution may solve your problem, or you may need to try all to resolve the issue. For best results, perform the solutions in the order shown.

  1. Reboot your computer.
    Note: This process makes the Operating System start fresh with a full block of processes which helps reset the program to its initial state and perform the way you wanted it.
  2. Log in as the Windows administrator.
    Note:This allows you to make configuration changes in Windows and control your working environment.
KB ID# SLN40411
3/28/2017 10:24:10 PM
QYPPRDQBKSWS08 9138 Pro 2017 2a0651