Methods to Troubleshoot QBDBMgrN not running on this computer

  • QBDBMgrN not running on this computer error is a multi-user failure in the software. It usually comes up when working in a multi-user environment due to various reasons discussed in this blog.


    This error majorly takes place when the software comes across any corruption with "QuickBooks Database Server Manager," which is a crucial component for running the software seamlessly.


    Important: Connect with the QuickBooks data service support team anytime to fix QB-related errors by just dialing the toll-free number +1(800) 314-0226.


    What may lead to QBDBMgrN not running on this computer server?

    You may unexpectedly encounter QBDBMgrN stops running on the computer server 2018-2021 due to multiple factors that are below-given:

    • The firewall limits QB from using the internet.
    • Misconfiguration of firewall can also provoke this error.
    • QuickBooks Database Server Manager is outdated.
    • Wrong installed QB database server manager.
    • Third-party system firewall software might be hindering QuickBooks.
    • Issues with QuickBooks Network files.


    Troubleshooting steps to eliminate QBDBMgrN keeps stopping

    Go through the below solutions one by one until you find the exact solution for "QuickBooks database server manager keeps stopping."

    Situation 1: When QBD is installed on the host or server

    1. Open the QuickBooks application on the host or server system.
    2. Locate the File tab and click on it and select Open or Restore company file from the drop-down list.
    3. Click the Open a company file selection and hit Next.
    4. Next, browse the company file, and choose the file.
    5. After that, you will need to begin the file in multi-user mode and then select the Open option.
    6. Log in to your preferred company data file using the QB ID and password.
    7. Again go to the File tab.
    8. Click Close the company file, or you can log off to exit out from the company file.


    Situation 2: When merely QBDBMGRN is installed on the host/server system

    1. Begin by pressing the Windows Start button.
    2. Move to the Control Panel.
    3. Move the cursor to the Administrative Tools and double-click over it.
    4. Find services and again double-click on them. (For instance- QuickBooksDBXX) with the help of the next step.
    5. You will see a list of the QBDBSM services, then right-click on the accurate one. They might be QuickBooksDB27, QuickBooksDB28, or QuickBooksDB26.
    6. Lastly, reboot the system and launch QuickBooks.


    Solution 3: Repair the QuickBooks desktop

    If no above solutions work in resolving the 'QuickBooks database server manager failed to start error,' you must try to repair the QuickBooks desktop application.

    1. Firstly, create a backup of your company data files.
    2. Click the Start button >> click Control Panel.
    3. Now, go to the Programs and Features section >> click Uninstall a program.
    4. All program's list will appear in front of you, then select QuickBooks.
    5. Click Uninstall/Change >> Continue >> Next.
    6. After that, click the Repair button, then click Next.
    7. The repairing process will begin automatically, and it will take some time.
    8. Once the repair ends, click Finish.
    9. At last, restart your system and reopen QuickBooks.


    The above solutions are the most used solutions to fix the QBDBMgrN not running on this computer error. If you face any difficulty while going through any procedure mentioned above, our experts are 24/7 available to guide you. Call us at our QuickBooks Error Support number +1(800) 314-0226.