A lot of users come across ‘Qbdbmgrn not running on this computer error’ when they try to switch QuickBooks to multi-user mode. Most of the time, they receive the error with a message, “Windows Firewall: Disabled exceptions not defined.” The error indicates something is blockingthe multi-user connection to the server. The damaged QuickBooks desktop application is one of the reasons behind this annoying error. Read the entire blog to get more information on the ‘Qbdbmgrn not running on this computer’ error, its causes and solutions.
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Why does Qbdbmgrn not running on this computer error appears?
The following are some possible causes behind the error:
1.QuickBooks services are not running on the server computer.
2.QuickBooks Database Server Manager is not installed on the server computer.
3.The Windows firewall is blocking the connection between QuickBooks and the server.
Now, proceed to the following troubleshooting procedure.
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Quick Ways to Overcome Qbdbmgrn not running on this computer
The troubleshooting solutions given below will guide you to fix the error:
Solution 1. Run the File Doctor tool
QuickBooks File Doctor tool from QuickBooks Tool Hub will help you resolve company file and network issues. To use the tool, you need to have QuickBooks Tool Hub on your computer. If not, follow the steps given below to download the same:
2.We suggest you download the recent release of QuickBooks Tool Hub.
3.Open up the downloaded file ( QuickBooksToolHub.exe ).
4.Install the tool hub by following the on-screen steps.
5.Mark the agree to the terms and conditions checkbox.
6.After installing, open the QuickBooks Tool Hub.
7.Select the Company File Issues tab.
8.Click Run QuickBooks File Doctor.
9.Within the QuickBooks File Doctor, choose your company file from the drop-down list.
10.If you can’t find the company file, click on Browse and Search to find it.
11.Choose the middle Check your file option and click Continue.
12.Now, enter the QuickBooks admin password to proceed.
If the solution given above didn’t work, try the next one.
Solution 2. Configure Windows firewall settings
Follow the steps given below and remove QuickBooks Database Server Manager from the firewall block list:
1.Open Windows Firewall and click OK.
2.From the list of programs, choose Advanced settings.
3.Click Inbound Rule, and then from Actions, select New Rule.
4.Under the Programs, click Next and then Program Path.
5.Next, remove the Qbdbmgrn.exe file.
6.Choose the Allow the connection.
7.Mark the Allow the connection option and click Continue.
8.Name the rule and click Finish.
9.At last, reboot the workstation.
Hopefully, the troubleshooting procedure discussed above will help you fix the ‘Qbdbmgrn not running on this computer’ error. If the error persists, get assistance from the QuickBooks support team by calling us on our helpline number 1.800.579.9430.
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