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How to Recover lost data with QuickBooks Auto Data Recovery?


Auto data recovery is a feature offered by QuickBooks desktop, which works in case of data loss or corruption. This may allow the user to recover all or nearly all the data. Intuit data services can help with data recovery most of the time. The process can take some time and may mean that you cannot use QuickBooks for several days. Using ADR can be a faster way of recovering lost or corrupted data. ADR can recover your lost file by restoring lost transactions using the current transaction log file and a copy of the company file.

To know more about the QuickBooks auto data recovery tool, read this post carefully till the end. Or for further technical assistance you can contact to the QuickBooks helpdesk, and discuss your query with their assistance team.

Source: Troubleshoot the QuickBooks Error Code H505



Steps to Recover lost data with QuickBooks Auto Data Recovery


Recovering recent transactions using .QBW.adr and .TLG.adr files


  • The user can use ADR version of both .QBW and .TLG files, by following the steps below:
  • The first step is to create a new folder on the desktop named QBTEST
  • And then open the folder where the company file is saved
  • After that find out .TLG.adr and .QBW.adr files. These files have the same name as the company file
  • Showing the file extensions


o   This can be done by opening the file explorer, press Windows + E


o   And select organize, and then select folder and search options


o   Now, select hide extensions for known file types


o   And choose apply and ok tabs


  • The user needs to copy the .TLG.adr and .QBW.adr files and paste them to the folder
  • The next step is to remove the .adr from the end of the file name.
  • And open QuickBooks
  • Now, open the company file saved on QBTEST folder



  • To check the data integrity of the recovered file, the user needs to select file and then utilities and then verify data 



  • The last step is to move the damaged file to a different location and transfer the copy from QBTEST to the original location


We end this post over here, with the hope that the information shared above might help in recover lost data with QuickBooks auto data recovery. However, in case of any query, or if you need any sort of technical assistance, give a call right away at QuickBooks technical support numberi.e. 1-800-761-1787. The team of experts and certified QB professionals will ensure to provide you with immediate technical assistance.


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