I'm getting runtime error in EasyACCT while making W2EF. Destination folder shows it stopped at W2EF0100.DAT and made W2EF0100_IN.DAT as well. Is there a limit for W2EF

I've been using EasyACCT to create W2EF (Form W-2 electronic file) for my clients, however, it gave me an error  "run-time error 0" and closed the program.   

I have checked the destination folder for w2ef and it seemed to have stopped after making W2EF0100.DAT and an extra file called W2EF0100_IN.DAT was made as well. 

Is there a 100 file limit for making W2EF?  How do i get around this error so I can continue making W2EF to file to SSA?

I need help ASAP.

Thanks!

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According to Edgar at EasyAcct.  Locate sub directories under your EASYW entitled "W2EF" and "TRANS" and rename to "oldW2EF" and "oldTRANS".  Worked for me.  I will make a note to rename every year to avoid this issue (99 max).


I know this is a year later but I had to call to get answer.

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