When attempting to setup and run Intuit Sync Manager, the message displays: Error Code 5_8888.
Sync Manager Error code 5_8888 indicates that there is a problem accessing your company data.
This error could be caused by data integrity with your company data or there is not enough free disk space for Sync Manager to complete the sync process.
Intuit recommends to possible solutions for this problem. The first solution may solve your problem or you may need to try both solutions to resolve the issue. For best results, perform the solutions in the order shown.
Solution 1: Verify that drive C:\ has at least twice the free disk space as the size of your QuickBooks company file.
Solution 2: Run Verify Data to check the integrity of you QuickBooks company data.
If this solution does not resolve the issue or answer your question, you can read discussions and post messages and questions relating to your issue on the Intuit QuickBooks Community site. You can also call us at 800.450.8475 to speak with an agent.