Intuit Data Protect Backup Failed Error- Fix in Simple Steps

 

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Intuit data protect is a subscription provided by the intuit that helps you to save your Quickbooks data from losing. You can subscribe to this service and the Intuit data protect will create a backup of your company file daily at what time you prefer. Many users buy this subscription because it saves your data on the secure servers. Sometimes, while you are trying to restore the backup, you can face an error indicating that Intuit data packet backup failed. Various reasons for which you can face the Intuit data protect backup failed error are mentioned below.

  • You can face the Intuit data protect backup failed error if the file that you are trying to restore is opened in some other system.
  • The other common reason can be that some other host is running on the system rather than the admin.
  • In case the operating system of your Pc is using any other system than NTFS, you can face the error.

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Different Methods to Fix Intuit Data to Protect Backup Failed Error

It is easy to get rid of the issues related to the intuit data protect backup. We have mentioned some of them below to make it easier for you to fix the intuit data protect backup failed error. 

Use the data protect the diagnostic tool

Firstly, we will recommend you to use the intuit data protect diagnostic tool to detect issues that you are facing with the data protect backup. Follow the steps mentioned below.

  • First, you are needed to click on the icon of the data protect and then fo to the about section of the Intuit data protect.
  • Now, you will be needed to press the Ctrl key and the F2 key together and then it will start the Intuit data protect.
  • You are now required to click on the run option to start the tool and then the tool will start the diagnose process. It will then list you with the issue that you are facing.
  • There is a possibility that you can face the issue with the firewall settings. You will then have to go to the firewall settings and configure your firewall in such a way that it allows the intuit data protect tool to work properly.

Add appropriate firewall ports

Adding the appropriate firewall ports for your Quickbooks can help you to fix the Intuit data protect backup error. Follow the set of instructions provided below.

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  • First, you are needed to go to the control panel on your system.
  • Now, in the control panel, you will have to click on the security option.
  • Next, you will be needed to click on the firewall settings and then choose the advanced setting options.
  • You will now have to click on the option of the inbound rules and then select an option to add new rules.
  • Once done, you are needed to set the incoming port as 80 and outgoing port as 443 and 16841.
  • Now, to complete the process, you will be needed to follow the steps appearing on your screen.
  • Finally, you will be needed to repeat the same set of instructions for outbound rules.

Add trusted websites

Now, the next solution is to add the Intuit and other websites as your trusted websites. follow the steps mentioned.

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  • First, you are needed to start the Internet Explorer on your system.
  • After that, you will have to go to the tools option and after that under that, you are required to select the internet option.
  • Now, you are needed to click on the security option and after that, you are required to click on the trusted site option.
  • Now, you are needed to make sure that you have unchecked the option for server verification.
  • After that, you will be needed to add the backup.com, intuit.com as your tested sites and after clicking on Ok, close the internet options window.
  • Once you are done with this, you will have to go to the privacy option and then click on the site option.
  • Yare then required to add the Quickbooks and intuit websites.
  • Once done, you will have to click on the Ok button.
  • Check if you still face the same error.

Removing the browser cookies and cache

the next recommended method is to remove all the cookies and cache from your browser. follow the steps mentioned.

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  • First, you are needed to start the Internet Explorer on your system.
  • After that, you will have to go to the tools option and after that under that, you are required to select the internet option.
  • Now, you will have to click on the general option and then select the option to delete the browser history.
  • You are then needed to select all the options from the list except the favourites and website checkbox. 
  • After that, you are needed to click on the delete option and wait till the process completes.
  • Once you are done with this, you will have to click on the content option.
  • Under that option, you are needed to select the option to clear the SSL and once done, you have to close the window by clicking o the Ok button.

We hope that you will now be able to get rid of the Intuit data protect backup failed error. We believe that by following all the methods you can easily get rid of the error. You can also call our support team if you need an instant solution to your issues regarding Quickbooks or Intuit.

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