How to Fix QuickBooks Error 6190, -82?

It has become really difficult for organizations to operate accurately without having the QuickBooks software installed in their systems.

QuickBooks accounting and payroll facilities are the talks of the town these days because of the advantages it provides to users in making the organizational function simple and hassle-free. However, there may be scenarios when you come across certain errors related to the software. QuickBooks error 6190, -82 is one such issue that occurs frequently.

Error Description

The 6190 issue occurs in various forms, including QuickBooks error 6190, -82. It may lead to the crash of the active program window, thereby prompting the error. Some other scenarios that are evident at the time of the occurrence of the error include:

  • The frequent crashing of PC while running the same program with the error
  • Periodic freezing of your computer
  • Only “QuickBooks error 6190” is displayed
  • Windows runs slow and responds slowly to inputs


  • The QuickBooks error 6190, -82 may arise during program installation while an Intuit software program runs in the background
  • The error may arise during Windows startup or shutdown
  • It may occur during the installation of Windows OS


  • Corrupt QuickBooks software download
  • Incomplete software installation
  • Corrupt Windows registry
  • Presence of malicious programs, including virus, malware, spyware, etc
  • Mistakenly deleted the QuickBooks-related file


Based on the cause of the QuickBooks error 6190, -82, you can opt for respective solutions. If there is a problem with installation, you can simply install the software by installing the current one. For the rest, you can opt for the following alternatives.

Option 1: Resolve by using QuickBooks File Doctor tool

Stage 1

  1. Visit Intuit website and download QuickBooks File Doctor online
  2. Install it on your system
  3. Run it
  4. Let your system be scanned
  5. Locate the area of issue
  6. Resolve the issue

Stage 2

  1. Visit the official website and download QuickBooks File Doctor online
  2. Install it on your system
  3. Run it. Make sure you are logged in as Administrator
  4. You will get two options:
    1. Network Connectivity Only
    2. Both File Damage and Network Connectivity
  5. Choose 4(a) to ensure only the particular error gets handled by the tool. It will detect the data and file corrupted
  6. Users will be asked to type the password. Provide it
  7. Next prompt will ask if the company file on Workstation or on Server. If it’s Server, click Yes otherwise choose No
  8. Click Proceed

Option 2: Resolve by turning to single mode user check

If the error still persists, follow the below-mentioned instructions:

  1. Make sure all users are logged out of the QuickBooks company data file
  2. Restart your PC
  3. Copy the data file to the desktop or desired location beside the original source location
  4. Copy the data file back to the original location
  5. Sign into QuickBooks

If the above-mentioned steps don’t help, contact tech support helpdesk for further assistance. Technical Support – Scope of Service

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