How Do I Fix QuickBooks Error Code 80029c4a [6 Solutions]

By | March 16, 2018

Steps To Fix QuickBooks Error Code 80029c4a

Learn Six Solutions To Fix QuickBooks Error 80029c4a. The Sixth Solution Works Great!

The QuickBooks error code “80029c4a” has become one of the hottest topics over the internet.

There have been may QuickBooks users reporting that they are getting error message “80029c4a” with description “Error loading type library/DLL”  on their screen.

So, in this blog we are going to provide detail solutions on how to fix QuickBooks error 80029c4a? What is QuickBooks 80029c4a error is? Why this error occur?

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With the help of this QuickBooks Repair, you can:

  • Easily fix several QuickBooks corruption and errors, including error code 80029c4a, 0x80070057, Error 3371 – Status Code -11118, Error -6147, Error 6150-0, Error 6189-83, Error 12007 and so on.
  • Fix QuickBooks error 80029c4a 2017, 2015, 80029c4a error loading type library/dll in Windows 7/8/10.
  • Recover QuickBooks Company files that become inaccessible deleted due to corruption, re-installation, etc.
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Let us start with Real User Practical Scenario:

Who is going to fix error code 80029c4a at no charge. not my fault

We were using it with no problems. Tried to open it yesterday and keep getting error code 80028c4a. Called support, routed to data support. Want to charge me 299.95 to fix.

– Original Post From Intuit Community

In above example, user encountering with QuickBooks error 80029c4a, but he doesn’t know why it is occurring and what is 80029c4a error code?

So, first of all let us know about – What is QuickBooks error 80029c4a?

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What is QuickBooks Error 80029c4a?

The error code 80029c4a can be seen when you try to open QuickBooks application and then you get the error with following message:

Problem: There was an unexpected error reported while trying to run QuickBooks with company file.”

Error Code: 80029c4a.

Description: Error loading type library/DLL.

Solutions for QuickBooks error 80029c4a

The error message also provide the solution displaying: “This should only occur in rare situations. Such errors can be solved by restarting the computer, restarting all computers accessing the file in multi-user mode or perhaps re-installing QuickBooks if the problem persists. If you need assistance, and decide to call customer support, please the give the support representative the following information.

The above message is displayed only with an “OK” button which when clicked, users see another error message that read the following:

“QuickBooks couldn’t load a system component. Restarting your computer might solve the problem. Error type: 80029c4a – Can’t load dynamic link library (DLL)”

How to fix QuickBooks error code 80029c4a

By reading the above error message, it clearly indicates that the problem is with a QuickBooks DLL which is the main cause for the occurrence of error 80029c4a.

But just wait a minute! There could be other several causes behind such behavior of QuickBooks error.

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Other Causes For The Occurrence of QuickBooks Error 80029c4a

  • May be your QuickBooks application download is corrupt and hence it does not installed correctly.
  • May be any QuickBooks desktop system file is corrupt and cannot be found.
  • It may be that there are corrupted Windows registry entry lies after the recent changes in the QuickBooks related software (install or uninstall).
  • Virus intrusion might have corrupted Windows system files or QuickBooks related files.
  • It could be possible that another software might be conflicting or mistakenly deleted QuickBooks related files.

Alright so now the question arises – How to fix QuickBooks error code 80029c4a?

Well, below follow the solution to solve QuickBooks error code 80029c4a one by one and see if your problem is solved or not.

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6 Solutions To Fix QuickBooks Error Code 80029c4a

As per Intuit, users first try their recommended solution one at a time in order to troubleshoot and get rid of this QuickBooks error 80029c4a message.

Note: Follow the next solution only when previous solution fails to work.

Solution 1: Restart Your Computer

This is one of the solutions that are recommended by Intuit. So, simply restart/reboot your computer, may be this can help you to fix your issue. Rebooting the system helps to clear memory issue and in return it gives your installed application a fresh start.

Solution 2: If your QuickBooks Is Not Updated Then Update It

Intuit offer free QuickBooks update, which can be updated automatically or you can manually updated it whenever you want to.

These updates generally fix application’s several issues, bugs problems and other internal issues that you might be not aware of. So, if your QuickBooks is not up-to-date, then it is recommended that you must update it now and who knows your 80029c4a QuickBooks error code might get solved.

Note: Update your application with careful if you are using on networked systems. It is suggested that you must update it after closing QuickBooks in all other system or when you are in single-user mode.

Additional Reading: How to fix QuickBooks Company Files “Error -6000, -80”

Solution 3: Re-Launch QuickBooks To Get Rid of Error 80029c4a

Sometimes a quick re-launch of QuickBooks application can help you to fix the error. If above two solution fails to fix the issue, you can just follow this as this one should easy enough.

Solution 4: Run “reboot.bat” To Solve QuickBooks Error 80029c4a

Let me tell you that when QuickBooks get installed, along with it a small batch file named as “reboot.bat” also get stored within the installation directory.

This file aim is to reset all system settings that QuickBooks makes over the course of its usage. “Reboot.bat” holds a number of command line programs that can reset the Windows registry settings for all the items that QuickBooks uses. It is just a type of clean-up utility that keeps things in right place, if things get messed up.

Hence, it is recommended that you must run “reboot.bat” files to fix things and it might help you to get rid of 80029c4a error of QuickBooks.

Note: Before you run this ‘reboot.bat’, it is recommended that no any other systems are using QuickBooks application – that is applicable to networked system as well. Make user that there should be no active instance of QuickBooks is running while you run “reboot.bat” file. Also you have to log-in to Windows as administrator.

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Solution 5: Un-install And Re-install QuickBooks Application

If all four solutions fail, then the best way to get rid of QuickBooks error 80029c4a is to uninstall and then reinstall QuickBooks application. This will refresh the application and give it a clean start.

If you are using the software on a single system then things will go smoother, but if you are using the software on networked system then you have to take same precautions that you have taken while updating QuickBooks.

In order to download and install QuickBooks, go to official Intuit QuickBooks Support Download Site, find your version of QuickBooks and then download and install it.

Solution 6: Try QuickBooks File Repair Tool To Fix QuickBooks Error Code 80029c4a

If all the above solution fails, then it means that your QuickBooks company file has corrupted very severely.

In such situation, you must repair it by using a reputed and professional third-party QuickBooks File Repair Tool. This tool comes with powerful algorithm that detects and repair corruptions and errors of any level within QuickBooks company files and thereby recovers all data from them.

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Below, find out step by step guide on how to repair and fix 80029c4a error of QuickBooks.

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Steps To Repair and Fix QuickBooks Error Code 80029c4a

Step 1: Download and install QuickBooks File Repair Tool and click on “Select File” button if you know the location of QuickBooks files or select “Search Files” if you don’t know the location of files.

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Step 2: Click the ‘Scan File’ button for scanning the selected file.

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Step 3: After then, click on the “Company” button to see the preview of scanned company information.

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Step 4: By clicking on ‘Customer’ button, you can see the customer related information.

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Step 5: Click on “Vendors” button to see the information of vendors.

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Step 6: If you want to see the information of employees click on “Employees” button.

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Step 7: Click on the “Repair” button, a “Save As” dialog box will appear select version, path and then click on the ‘Start’ button.

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Step 8: If repair process is successfully completed then a message will appear as “repair process completed successfully”. Now click ‘OK’ and close the box.

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So those were six solutions that could help you to fix QuickBooks error 80029c4a. As mentioned that you must follow the solutions one by one as in sequence.

And when all the solution from 1-5 fails or does not work, then it is highly recommended that you must use professional QuickBooks File Repair Tool to get rid of QuickBooks error code 80029c4a. And even then also your problem is not solved then please contact Intuit customer support.