- Last Updated on:   Jan 28th, 2020
- Posted by: QB
- Category: QuickBooks Enterprise Solutions, QuickBooks for Mac
In this article we have discussed related to QuickBooks running slowly in Multi-User Mode issue, Read completely this article and understand how we can fix this issue by following few simple steps.
While opening a big company file or just using the QuickBooks Desktop on the web, QuickBooks at times run slowly in the Multi-User Mode. The user may come across hurdles like slow speed, QuickBooks taking too long to respond, network error or others. And to solve the error of QuickBooks Run Slowly in Multi-User Mode it is very important to recognize the different performance errors which can lead to the same.
Few of them are:
- In case there is an increase in the number of users, the “Company files” tasks can slow down.
- There can be “Administration issues” for everyone in the office.
- Too long time to open data.
- Company file that works fine in the morning can get slowed down as the day proceeds.
- Management issues being faced by one or two people in the department.
- Data errors occurring in various data fields, that also indicates that the network might be damaging the company data files.
- Difficulties in performing the alternate (individual tasks can be fast, while single tasks can be slow).
- For further details please visit the QuickBooks enterprise support Team.
Why QuickBooks Run Slowly in Multi-User Mode – Reasons?
- Many users accessing the same module at the same time.
- The data file handled by the system might be too large in “terms of Data File Size“.
- The host computer with the “Data File” stored is slow.
- In case there is a large report running in the “Data Files” like “Transaction report” with a target of more than 32,0000 units.
- In case the used network is defective or the “Network Interface Card” that you are using is slow.
Steps to Increase the Performance of QuickBooks in the Multi-User Mode
- Try to decrease the date ranges on the big reports.
- Trying using only one module at a time and minimize the number of shared users.
- Ensure that you “Save the data file” on a the computer with fastest network.
- Replace faulty or slow Network Interface Card (NIC).
In case the problem still persists, follow the additional steps:
- Type “Performance” in the Search Tab.
- Click on the “Green Arrow“.
- Choose the “Help Menu” from QuickBooks and click on “Search” option.
- In multi-user mode select the “Improve Performance” Option.
This is a Short Example to make You Understand that “How we can increase the performance of QuickBooks in multi-user mode“
In case the same company file is accessed by multiple users at the same time, it leads to a slight decrease in the performance of QuickBooks. The given steps above can help to understand the reasons that cause slow performance of QuickBooks. To ensure the best performance, make sure to save the QuickBooks file and the QuickBooks server on the same computer if possible.
We hope this article will help you to make QuickBooks faster in Multi-User mode. If you want more information and help relate to this, Please contact our QuickBooks Enterprise Support team at +1 800 880 6389 for the best result.