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Can you help with creating portable file?

,I cannot create a portable file in quickbooks desktop 2016. I get this error you may not have sufficeint persmission to create a portable company file from this computer. I am the administrator and I am on the computer that the file resides on. I am using Windows 10?

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Best answer 09-09-2019

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My issue was because, during upgrade, the account under w...

My issue was because, during upgrade, the account under which the database service runs was automatically changed from QBDataServiceUser24 to QBDataServiceUser27.  However, the folder permission was NOT updated to this new account.  Once I replaced *24 with *27 on the folder permission, it was finally able to generate the portable file
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One thought:  Try closing QB, then right-click on the ico...

One thought:  Try closing QB, then right-click on the icon to open it and click on "Run as Administrator."

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