Server Busy

On January 19, 2008, in Quickbooks 2007, by

Error: “Server Busy. This action cannot be completed because the other program is busy.”:

Let’s translate….. your system indicates it’s having a problem so you kill the offending software and then restart it.

(exactly how does this resolve the underlying issue I have no idea)

Server busy error & QuickBooks 2008 – The Bronx QuickBooks Meetup Group (Bronx, NY) –

What’s happening is the XP sp2 firewall is mangling your software access a bit….

The software needs ports open in the firewall to help it through…

10180 is 2008
10172 is 2007
10160 is 2006
(can’t they pick one?)

Configuring Internet security, personal firewall and parental control applications for QuickBooks updates:


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