What is QuickBooks File Doctor Tool?
QuickBooks file doctor is one of the repair tools used for resolving network and company issues that appear while working on the QuickBooks desktop.
Moreover, the tool is built-in to all later versions of QuickBooks 2015. If you are using 2015 and earlier versions then make sure to update the software. Keep in mind that the tool only supports UK and US versions. Also, mac users cannot access the tool as it is compatible with the Windows OS.
How compatible is QuickBooks file doctor?
Below are listed some of the pointers that define the compatibility of the tool.
- The tool helps in accessing the QB file which is placed on another system.
- Resolve the issues related to H series like Error H101, H202, H303, and H505.
- Some 6000 error series like QuickBooks error code 6000 82, 6000 305, and 6189 can also be tackled with this one tool.
- Assist you in preparing the backup of the QB file.
Different versions of QuickBooks File Doctor Tool (QBFD)
There are two types of file doctor tools that are available on Intuit’s official website. The versions are:
- In-built version
- Stand-alone version
This version of QuickBooks File doctor is available in the QuickBooks Desktop 2016 and later. So, you can get the in-built version in these versions of QuickBooks.
The stand-alone version of the QBFD can only be used by the servers that have activated the QuickBooks Database Server Manager. This is done for hosting and connectivity purpose.
So, let’s see how you can download the stand-alone version of the QBFD.