This Article is Issued by QuickBooks Technical Help Community to assist quickbooks users. In this article, we will provide you a full solution for QuickBooks Unexpected Error Code C=184. Customers have reported that every time they try to open QuickBooks they get this error. So here we have an answer for how you can fix QuickBooks Error Code C=184.
Before proceeding towards the fixation process we would recommend you to save your company file locally if it is on any portable device. Make sure you are using a working Internet Connection.
This error usually occurs due to damaged network distributer file that is important for QuickBooks to run. This error if not treated properly can also cause data damage in QuickBooks company file. Intuit Data Protect will not help in this case. It is recommended that you Fix this error as soon as possible before it causes more data damage on your Software.
In case you are not able to fix the error you can contact QuickBooks Technical Support to get consulted by QuickBooks ProAdvisers and get help by QuickBooks Technical Department.
QuickBooks Unexpected Error Code C=184
Error Message! Unexpected Error!
(This Is a critical issue Contact Technical Support as suggested in Error Message)
Let’s try to fix QuickBooks Error Code C=184
Always make sure that there is no update for Windows is running in the background to interrupt the connectivity of QuickBooks Desktop Application. Windows update might engage all network resources and engage all routes and QuickBooks will not be able to get any response from the server. Wait for update patch to get installed. Restart the computer once the process is complete.
Sometimes rebooting your QuickBooks Application fixes minor data damages so try to run reboot.bat
- Close QuickBooks application on your computer.
- Apply right click on QuickBooks icon.
- Choose properties from the dropdown menu.
- Click the open file location.
- Now when you are inside QuickBooks file folder find the reboot.bat file.
- Apply right click on reboot.bat and then click on “ Run as Administrator”.
- Running reboot.bad as an administrator is compulsory.
- CMD window will appear and process you file components.
- Once CMD prompt process is completed restart your computer.
- This might fix QuickBooks Error Code C=184
Rename “.ND” and “.TLG” files
Find the company file folder that stores your “.nd” and b files.
Now in the same folder where your company files are stored, you will see there two types of file which end with an extension of “.tlg” and “.nd”.
Apply right click on the following files and select option “Rename”.
Add “QBOLD#184” at the end of the file name.
Now simply open QuickBooks and try to use your company file.
Moving Company File
If the problem continues you can also try moving your company file to a different location which can possibly fix the error.
Find the location where your company file is being stored.
Apply right click on the company file folder.
Select the option “Cut” and then simply paste that file on different location.
QuickBooks Clean Install Tool
Try using QuickBooks Clean Install tool.
As this is an error C-184 which comes under critical category we recommend you to contact QuickBooks Technical Support to fix QuickBooks Error Code C=184 as soon as possible if any of the the solution above doesn’t work for you. Our Data Support Team will Recover all data damage as well as fix the error.