QuickBooks Error Code 80029c4a

QuickBooks Error Code 80029c4a

In this article, we are discussing QuickBooks Error Code 80029c4a. It is one of most complicated error within QB. As we know that one of the most important features of QB is that it is useful in tackling all the financial tasks like creating invoices and reports, tracks change orders and job status etc.

Hence the reason it is popular for small and medium-sized business. The only big issue for its users is its error codes which occur while using this software. One such error is QuickBooks Error code 80029c4a.

You can see any one of these two following error messages regarding QB error code 80029c4a.


Error code 80029c4a


QuickBooks Error Code 80029c4a

Causes of QuickBooks Error Code 80029c4a

  • This error generally occurs when a QuickBooks Desktop system file has been corrupted or cannot be found.
  • Maybe your antivirus has incorrectly marked a QB Desktop file as being infected with the virus.

Note: If you are getting this error after installing the QuickBooks 2016 R9 release then try attempt direct solution 4.

How to Fix QuickBooks error code 80029c4a?

Let’s discuss the most important part. How to fix this error? Follow the solutions steps mentioned below. Although these steps are pretty simple.

But if you want to be safe or get it fixed by our expert you can do so. Just dial our QuickBooks customer service helpline number 1-855-441-4417 in order to get remote help.

Solution 1: Perform an Avast Virus Definition and Program Update
  • Right-Click on your Avast icon.
  • Select Update.
  • Click Program and Follow the prompts to upgrade the Avast program.
  • Repeat steps 1 – 3 and select Engine and Virus Definitions.
Solution 2: Check your antivirus program for files that have been quarantined

For other antivirus program solution guide, please consult your Antivirus help documentation. It will be good for you if you contact IT professional before making any changes to your anti-virus programs.

Solution 3: Run Reboot.bat

  • Close your QuickBooks Desktop.
  • Open the folder which has reboot.bat file:
    • Right-click the QuickBooks Desktop icon and choose properties.
    • Click Open file location.
  • Right-click the reboot.bat file and choose Run as Administrator.
  • Ensure that you run reboot.bat as the Windows Administrator.
  • Depending on your Windows Folder Options settings file may show as reboot.bat or reboot.
  • Do not close the manually appeared window ( A black window will open with scrolling filename). This will close when the reboot.bat file utility has completed.
  • Now, restart your computer.
Solution 4: Perform a clean install of QuickBooks Desktop

Note: Before uninstalling QuickBooks Desktop, ensure that you have QuickBooks Desktop download file and your installation CD and license numbers.

  • First of all, you have to re-install using a clean install.
  • After that, update the QuickBooks Desktop to the latest version.
    • First, go to the File menu and then click Close Company or Logoff. Note: If you open multiple company files in QB Desktop, you have to do this step for every company that is open.
    • Click File and then Exit
    • After that, Run as administrator.
    • Make sure, there is No Company Open on screen.
    • Go to the Help menu, select Update QuickBooks.
    • Select Options.
    • Choose the Mark all button and then click Save.
    • Click on the Update Now
    • Click on the Reset Update then Choose the Get Updates
    • When the update finish pop up appears then close the QuickBooks Desktop.
    • After that, Open the QuickBooks Desktop. If you get the pop up to install update then click Yes.
    • When the update is finished, restart your computer.

Error 80029C4A is a runtime error so there are a variety of factors that can cause this error. So, it is essential for us that we should try and resolve each and every possible factor stop this error from reappearing.

Note: It is also highly recommended that you should consult an IT professional before making any changes to your anti-virus software.

If Error persists, Dial QuickBooks Error Support Phone Number. Our experts will help you to fix this error.

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