Fix QuickBooks Error Code 80070057

QuickBooks Error 80070057: 80070057 The Parameter is Incorrect

QuickBooks Error 80070057 has been a continuous problem for QuickBooks Desktop users in the past and now it is increasing day by day. The Error 80070057 displays as a warning message whenever a QuickBooks user is trying to make some changes or is running QuickBooks desktop in multi-user mode. The error message displayed is

“You do not have sufficient permissions to delete files in the specified folder. To use QuickBooks in a multi-user environment, you must have read/write access and create/delete rights to the folder where the company file is stored.”

Even if you are the administrator of your QuickBooks Desktop account, it shows you this error message.

Reasons behind QuickBooks Error 80070057

  • The firewall of your computer machine is not configured properly
  • Third-party Antivirus software other than Microsoft installed in your computer is conflicting with your QuickBooks
  • You opened the QuickBooks company file not correctly
  • You did not shut down your QuickBooks last time you used it correctly
  • The QuickBooks company file is corrupted
  • You are not connected to your multi-user internet network, remember if you are using QuickBooks in multi-user mode, it will only work if your users are connected to the same network
  • QuickBooks is not installed properly
  • QuickBooks User Permissions Not configured properly

Fix QuickBooks Error Code 80070057

  • Run QuickBooks as an Administrator
  • Open QuickBooks Company File within QuickBooks, do not double-click the company file
  • Manually Resolve QuickBooks Error 80070057 in QuickBooks Desktop
  • Update QuickBooks to the latest release of QuickBooks Desktop
  • Repair the company file for removing errors by using QuickBooks File Doctor, You can download the QuickBooks File Doctor from our downloads
  • Exclude QuickBooks folders stored in your network from scanning from your Antivirus configuration settings
  • Go to your operating system control panel and update and configure your firewall settings

Configure Firewall Setting to Repair QuickBooks Error 80070057 in QuickBooks Desktop

  • To configure firewall settings manually, you need to configure exceptions and ports to your firewall settings, to do this follow the instructions below:
  • Go to programs and search for QuickBooks database server manager
  • Run it as an administrator
  • From the above tabs, select Port Monitor
  • Copy the port number for QuickBooks Desktop 2019, which you will use for your port exception in the firewall settings

Add firewall port exception in settings to resolve QuickBooks Error 80070057

QuickBooks Error 80070057
  • Open Windows Firewall on your desktop
  • Click on the advanced settings tab
  • Right-click on the Inbound Rules tab on the left and choose NEW RULE
  • Choose Ports and make sure TCP Option is checked in it
  • Now enter the port numbers, also the port number you copied from the QuickBooks Database server manager, and select next
  • The Default Port Number for QuickBooks 2019 and other desktop versions

QuickBooks Desktop 2018: 8019, 56728, 55378-55382
QuickBooks Desktop 2017: 8019, 56727, 55373-55377
QuickBooks Desktop 2016: 8019, 56726, 55368-55372

  • Choose to Allow the Connection & mark all necessary profiles, give the new rule a name of your choice e.g. QBPORTS2019, and select finish
  • Repeat the same procedure for Outbound rules and close all tabs

Open your QuickBooks as an administrator, and run it in multi-user mode to check if you still getting QuickBooks Error code 80070057.

Configure Antivirus To Execute QuickBooks Error 80070057 via file path

Try this step if you are still getting the error after configuring firewall ports, make changes to your antivirus software by adding these executable files to your antivirus system

AutoBackupExe.exeC:\Program Files\Intuit\QUICKBOOKS YEAR
Dbmlsync.exeC:\Program Files\Intuit\QUICKBOOKS YEAR
DBManagerExe.exeC:\Program Files\Intuit\QUICKBOOKS YEAR
FileManagement.exeC:\Program Files\Intuit\QUICKBOOKS YEAR
FileMovementExe.exeC:\Program Files\Intuit\QUICKBOOKS YEAR
QuickBooksMessaging.exeC:\Program Files\Intuit\QUICKBOOKS YEAR
QBW32.exeC:\Program Files\Intuit\QUICKBOOKS YEAR
QBDBMgrN.exeC:\Program Files\Intuit\QUICKBOOKS YEAR
QBGDSPlugin.exeC:\Program Files\Intuit\QUICKBOOKS YEAR
QBServerUtilityMgr.exeC:\Program Files\Common Files\Intuit\QuickBooks
QBCFMonitorService.exeC:\Program Files\Common Files\Intuit\QuickBooks
QBLaunch.exeC:\Program Files\Common Files\Intuit\QuickBooks
QBUpdate.exeC:\Program Files\Common Files\Intuit\QuickBooks\QBUpdate
IntuitSyncManager.exeC:\Program Files\Common Files\Intuit\Sync
OnlineBackup.exeC:\Program Files\QuickBooks Online Backup

Contact QuickBooks Experts to Fix QuickBooks Error 80070057

Troubleshooting QuickBooks errors like QuickBooks Error 80070057 can be difficult as the root causes of this error code are vast, check our universal solution for QuickBooks Error 80070057 if the above-mentioned steps did not work. You may also contact QuickBooks error support at +1888-727-4587 to get a fast & reliable fix for QuickBooks error 80070057.