QuickBooks is a great accounting software that is well adapted to perform the accounting tasks of small and medium-sized enterprises. It offers easy access to a large number of features such as bookkeeping, invoices, tax support etc. The error message that reads Qbdbmgrn not running on this computer is one of the common errors faced by the users of QuickBooks accounting software. Qbdbmgrn (QuickBooks Database Manager for Networks) is the QB feature developed for multi-user mode. This qbdbmgrn.exe enables stability with performance in a multi-user environment.
What causes Qbdbmgrn not running on this computer?
The qbdbmgrn not running error usually occurs when you update QuickBooks to a newer version and your firewall detects qbdbmgrn service as an unknown service. Therefore, firewall blocks this service.
How to Fix Qbdbmgrn not running on this computer issue?
Try the following solutions to fix qbdbmgrn.exe not running error. Before trying to make any changes to your PC or QuickBooks, back up your computer and QuickBooks data. You should also have your Windows and QuickBooks installation CDs and license numbers available.
Update Windows Firewall software
- In the Run window, type control panel and hit enter.
- Select System and Security option.
- Go to Windows Firewall.
- Go to Update your Firewall settings.
- Check for updates.
- Click on Update Now option
- Wait till update process completes.
- Restart PC
- Again, open QuickBooks.
Check whether qbdbmgrn.exe not running error is resolved.
Restart QuickBooks Database Server Manager Service
- Open Run and type Services.msc
- Hit Enter.
- Look for QuickBooks Database Server Manager Service.
- Right-click QuickBooks Database Server Manager Service
- Choose Restart
Try to again open QuickBooks
Check whether error is resolved.
Add QBDBMgrN Service to Firewall and its Ports
Add QuickBooks to the Windows Firewall’s exclusion list. Exclude the file with the name - QBDBMgrN.exe - located in C:\Program Files\Intuit\QuickBooks folder. After you are done, save the settings in the firewall. Now, try using QB software once again.
Repair QuickBooks Desktop Application
- Open Run window and type appwiz.cpl.
- Hit Enter.
- Look for QuickBooks in the installed programs list.
- Double-click on QuickBooks
- Click on Uninstall/Change.
- Choose Repair.
- Click on the Next button.
- You have to wait until process is over.
- Choose Finish.
- Restart Windows.
Perform a clean installation of QuickBooks Desktop on Windows. Now check for Qbdbmgrn not running on this computer error.
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