How to fix QuickBooks Error H202?
Solution 1 – Ping the server
Open the Run window in a workstation getting the QuickBooks error H202.
Put CMD in the text field and click on Ok.
Now, from your workstation, you have to ping your server.
For this, you have to type ping_[servername] and then hit the Enter key. Note, brackets used here around the name of the server should not be used while actually performing this step.
Apply the steps given above for all workstations getting the error.
If in case, you get a slow reply, or if a loss of a packet is detected, it implies that there is some problem with the network and a repair is required.
Go to the next solution.
Solution 2 – Use QB File Doctor
QuickBooks File Doctor is a powerful and reliable tool provided for download by the Intuit, the developer of QuickBooks accounting software. QB File Doctor can diagnose and troubleshoot different kinds of QB errors including QuickBooks error code H202. To use this tool, you have to first download it from the website of Intuit, and then, run it.
Solution 3 – Install and run QB Database Server Manager
First of all, on your server, go to the Windows Start menu and click on it.
In the search field, type the word database.
From the list of results, click on QuickBooks Database Server Manager.
Look for the folder storing company files. You can also find this folder by using Browse.
Choose this folder.
Look for the Start Scan button and click on it.
QBDBSM repairs Firewall permissions automatically.
Let the scan finish its work and after that click the Close button.
On each of the workstation where the error appears, you have to open QB.
In the QB, navigate to the File menu and click on it.
Look for Switch to multi-user mode and click it.
The Quickbooks error code H202 occurs usually due to the failure of communication between the file being accessed and the work station area. The communication gap also generates various error codes other than that of h-series.
Solution of the Error Code H202
Solution-1: Check for Connectivity
Solution-2: Utilize Connection Diagnostic Tool for QuickBooks