Why QuickBooks error 6177 occurs while opening the company file?
QuickBooks error 6177 shows up on the computer screen with the error warning, “We’re sorry, but QuickBooks can’t open your company file.” Usually, such 6xxx errors of QuickBooks occur because of the damaged ND configuration file. To rectify this error safely, you can follow the steps given below:
On your keyboard, press the Windows icon and E keys altogether to open File Explorer.
Then navigate to the QuickBooks folder, which is located on C:\Users\Public\Public Documents\Intuit.
Find the file with the same name as of the company file but with the .ND extension ([MyCompanyFileName].qbw.nd.) and click right on it.
Choose the Delete option.
On your keyboard, hit the Windows icon to open the Start menu.
Search for “Database” and select QuickBooks Database Server Manager.
Look for the folder holding the company files and then select it.
Click on the Start Scan option.
When the scanning of the folder holding the company files finishes, select the Close button.
Hopefully, the troubleshooting procedure explained above will help you rectify QuickBooks error 6177. You can also ask for additional assistance fixing it by contacting the QuickBooks technical team.