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Affirmative guide to fix QuickBooks error QBWC1085

Have you recently encountered QuickBooks error QBWC1085 while sharing data between the QuickBooks desktop through web connector? QuickBooks is advanced software which offers ample of tools and features for its users to benefit from. Another such application offered by QuickBooks to ease the user's workload is QuickBooks web connector. Hence, there could come a come when any user might encounter an error such as QuickBooks error QBWC1085.

The error might get prompted due to various reasons. To know the potential causes along with some of the best troubleshooting methods, you are recommended to follow the article till the end.

What does the error code QBWC1085 imply?

QuickBooks web connector helps enable data sharing between QuickBooks desktop and online applications hosted on the web. However, many users experience QuickBooks error QBWC1085  while making the user of the application.

The occurrence of the error might affect the smooth flow of the organization, which could be the inability of exchanging data from any third-party application.

The core reason for the error to prompt might be damaged or corrupted QWCLOG.TXT files.

Hence, you can gage the occurrence of the error with an error message indicating 'QBWC1085: QuickBooks was unable to write on the log file. QuickBooks will open without writing on the logfile'.


'QBWC1085: there was a problem with the log file. QuickBooks web connector will continue without the logfile'.

What are the reasons for the error to crop up?

There could certainly be one or more reasons for the error to prompt in your operating system. Here are some commonly reported among them:

  • Due to damaged or corrupted QBWCLOG.TXT file
  • Due to QuickBooks web connector failing to write the log file
  • Due to any issue related to the log file.

What are the symptoms for the occurrence of error?

Here are some of the symptoms for the occurrence of error:

  • Sluggish and non-responsive functioning of QuickBooks
  • Periodical freezing of the software
  • Non-responsive behavior of the windows

What are the steps or methods to get rid of the error?

Here are a few basic ways and methods for fixing the error in a hassle-free manner:

First method: renaming of the QWCLOG.TXT file:

  1. Open taskbar and place a right-click on the icon' QuickBooks web connector'.
  2. Click on 'exit'.
  3. Now, open 'windows file manager'.
  4. Open the QuickBooks web connector log folder
  5. Now, right-click the QWCLOG.TXT file and hit on the 'rename' option
  6. Once done, reopen the web connector program
  7. And reboot the system

Second method: removal of web connector from the startup menu:

  1. Log in to your system as administrator
  2. Go to the start menu
  3. Hit programs
  4. And click on startup
  5. Now, delete the QuickBooks web connector file
  6. Once done, reboot system.

In case you are unable to go through the solution manually, you can procure experts assistance, by placing a call at (844)-932-1139.

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