Manual Backup Failure QuickBooks POS

Find out why backup of QuickBooks Point Of Sale software & data fails either using trying manually or automatically. Is there is need to changes in system settings or having issue with the location where actual data is stored.In some cases Error 181026 might occur or in many cases when user ignored warning message “backup failed ” and try to restore QBPOS from back up they can’t open company file.

QuickBooks POS is a software tool that has made accounting and payroll functions much easier to be carried out. Organizations deal with a huge volume of data and hence there are higher chances of inaccuracies in that case. With the help of the software application, you are allowed to prevent inaccurate data from being entered or used for different calculations.

"Backup Failed " Error QuickBooks Point of Sale Software

“Backup Failed ” Error QuickBooks Point of Sale Software

According to QuickBooks Backup Support team , while talking about data, the most important thing is to ensure that it is never lost. Hence, having a backup is important. Though automatic back up process is widely used, there are times when a manual backup technique is considered. But users may get stuck in the process due to the emergence of Manual backup failure QuickBooks POS error.

Why ‘Backup Failed’ Message Comes QB Point of Sale

The manual backup procedure is opted for even when automatic back up is already performed. The cause of the manual backup failure issue is normally associated with the mishandling of the sequence that users are supposed to follow. For example, you may have clicked the Cancel button while the backup was being done. This is the most frequent cause of the error.

Another cause of the error can be the limited space in the media you’re trying to take a backup to. Therefore, make sure the device being used, whether it is a CD or a flash drive or other medium, has enough space available to complete the backup process. To know more about the causes and impact of the error, consulting MyOnePro QuickBooks POS Technical Support experts can help.

How to Fix Unable to Take Backup QB Point of Sale ?

Once you are sure of not having clicked the Cancel button and you’re aware that the medium being used to take the backup has enough space available for the task, you must know it’s time to go for more advanced tips to resolve the issue. This is when you need to go for other solutions to ensure fixing the error.

In QuickBooks POS system, you already have an automatic backup for the files that are stored in a specific location. However, when you opt for manual or scheduled backup, you are allowed to change the location as well as the file name as desired. You can choose any medium for taking the backup, including local hard disk, SB drive, network drive, etc.

Here are the steps that you can follow to make sure you don’t get

Manual backup failure

QuickBooks POS Error anymore:

  1. Go to the File menu
  2. Choose Back Up Data
  3. If you want to have a different location for the backup, you can:
    1. To stick to the default folder and the same file name, choose Back up to default location
    2. To choose other location, opt for Back up to alternate locationand either type the path or browse to it. Enter the file name as desired
  4. Click OK

Get Experts Help Backup Failure Issue QB POS V18, V12, V13

Many users prefer to have a manual backup to make sure they have their company file or important data files stored in their system in case the automatic backup system fails to work. For those people, the tips for resolution of the manual backup error are important. MyOnePro offers a set of QuickBooks 24/7 Support executives who excel in offering the best solutions to whatever software-related issues you face.

Hence, feel free to call on QuickBooks help desk number +1-800-301-4813 and get assisted by MyOnePro experts.