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How to Resolve QuickBooks Error 16638 85757?

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    September 16, 2022 8:13 AM EDT

    Want to know the steps to eliminate the QuickBooks error code 16638 85757? If yes, then reading this post till the end will surely help. This error is a common and unexpected error that is experienced in the older versions of QuickBooks.

     This error generally occurs when you are trying to open any damaged company file. It occurs when you go for online banking. Sometimes, while working with QuickBooks an unexpected error occurs that specifies QuickBooks Error 16638 85757 on the screen.

    To know what causes such an error and what steps can rectify the issue, make sure to read the post till the end. Or you can also get in touch with our team at +1-844-521-0490  and we will provide you with instant support services.

    Causes of QuickBooks Error 16638 85757

    The following factors can trigger QuickBooks error code 16638 85757:

    • One of the basic reasons can be if the QuickBooks company file is damaged.
    • Or if the user is trying to access the company files on a network rather than a local drive on your system.
    • Moreover, if QuickBooks Desktop has some issue in accessing the file while using online banking.
    • Also Read: QuickBooks error code 17337 
    • The very first step to try reopening your company files (.qbw) on which the error is generated.
    • After that, check the path of the company file.
    • The user should then confirm if the QuickBooks file path is expected to find that the company file is the same as the company file location on the Product Information Screen.
    • Now, open the QuickBooks
    • And by pressing F2 open Production Information.
    • The user should verify the path in both cases.
    • It should be noted that if your file is on a network drive of your system, follow the following steps to resolve QuickBooks Error 16638 85757:

    Steps to fix QuickBooks Error 16638 85757

    The user can try performing the below set of steps to successfully get rid of the error in QuickBooks:

    o   At first, open the folder in which your company file is present on the network drive.

    o   And then copy your company file.

    o   Now, paste it on any local drive.

    o   After that, repair your online banking function that generated the error before.

    o   If the same error is produced, your company file (.qbw) is surely damaged.

    o   To resolve damaged file issue, follow the steps given below

    o   Try to reopen your company file (.qbw).

    o   This file must be the same as the file on which error is generated by QuickBooks.

    o   Now, open QuickBooks Desktop on your system.

    o   Press F2 to open Production information page of QuickBooks Desktop.

    o   Now, check if the path where QuickBooks is expecting to find your company file is the same as the company file location on your Production Information page.

    o   Verify the path in both the cases and follow further steps.

    At the end of this post, we believe that the reader might be able to eliminate the error successfully in QuickBooks. However, if for some reason the error persists, then contacting our team at +1-844-521-0490   is suggested. We are a team of certified QuickBooks professionals who work round the clock in providing immediate support and assistance.