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Vmware Virtualcenter Server Service Will Not Start Error Code 2

As the server starts up it starts SQL Server, but this may take sometime. On further inspection you find the "VMware VirtualCenter Server" service is not running (even though it is set to automatic). Now you can start the "VMware Virtual Center Server" service. Whilst the information provided is correct to the best of my knowledge, I am not reponsible for any issues that may arise using this information, and you do so at your

All it yielded was a standard 7024 Service could not start error. Incapsula incident ID: 259000450124732441-240883524280976088 Request unsuccessful. Request unsuccessful. Incapsula incident ID: 259000450124732441-486474238212113114 Request unsuccessful.

Click Start > In the search/run box type > Services.msc {enter} 2. Event Type: ErrorEvent Source: Service Control ManagerEvent ID: 7001Description:The VMware VirtualCenter Management Webservices service depends on the VMware VirtualCenter Server service which failed to start because of the following error: The vCenter is trying to start before SQL Server which it depends on. For more information, review the System Event Log.

Incapsula incident ID: 259000450124732441-486474229622178522 Request unsuccessful. You may be able to use the /AUXSOURCE= flag to retrieve this description; see Help and Support for details. Incapsula incident ID: 259000450124732441-160621821153182423 Request unsuccessful. It resolve this we need to create dependancies for the"VMware VirtualCenter Server" service for the following services: MSSQLSERVER ADAM_VMwareVCMSDS (If using vCenter Server 4)   By doing so will ensure the

So I tried to start it and got the following error, Error: Windows could not start the VMware VirtualCenter Server on Local Computer. However you can start it manually, it just will not start automatically after a reboot.     Event ID 1000 explains in the description, it could not get the configuration from Find the services (service names) required for vCenter to start (MSSQLSERVER and ADAM_VMwareVCMSDS).   Click Start--> Run.Type "regedit", Click Ok.   Browse to HKEY_LOCAL_MACHINE\SYSTEM\CurrentControlSet\Services\vpxd. page Incapsula incident ID: 259000450124732441-377546587615986393 Request unsuccessful.

As always before performing anything; check, double check, test and always ensure you have a backup. If this is a non-Microsoft service, contact the service vendor, and refer to service-specific error code 2 As suggested I went to the event viewer and opened the system log. If you have your SQL Server on another server this will not be a problem.   Checking the service properties tab will confirm the dependancy does not exist for SQL Server. Incapsula incident ID: 259000450124732441-486474233917145818 Request unsuccessful.

Locate the IIS Admin Service > Stop and Disable it. 3.Locate the "World Wide Publishing" Service and stop and disable that also (Note: You can fix this problem by disabling this While this is taking place vCenter services try and start, in doing so attempts connecting to the SQL Server database (which is not ready) hence the event ID 17187. The local computer may not have the necessary registry information or message DLL files to display messages from a remote computer. Edit the "DependOnService" key and add the service names required.

Incapsula incident ID: 259000450124732441-240883528575943384 Navigation Menu Microsoft Cisco VMware Certificates Advertise on PeteNetLive The Author ‘Pete Long' Contact ‘The Archives' Follow us on Twitter Follow us on Facebook Subscribe To Rss Wait a few minutes before trying again. If you have access to the error log, look for the informational message that indicates that SQL Server is ready before trying to connect again. [CLIENT: ]Event Type: ErrorEvent Source: Finally it fails to start the service.   This is what is known as a race condition.

Close Regedit.   Checking the service properties tab will confirm the dependancy is now configured.     From now on when you reboot the server, the VMware VirtualCenter Server service will The following information is part of the event: Error getting configuration info from the database.   Additionally you may see the following events:Event Type: ErrorEvent Source: MSSQLSERVEREvent ID: 17187Description:SQL Server is Latest Blog Posts View 7 Administrator Blank Error Dialog/Window After Upgrade App-V 5.x Writing to the native registry vSphere Transparent Page Sharing (TPS) in Horizon View 6.1 Mouse Cursor Disappears on have a peek at these guys Log Name: System Source: Service Control Manager Date: 25/10/2011 14:48:21 Event ID: 7024 Task Category: None Level: Error Keywords: Classic User: N/A Computer: Description: The VMware VirtualCenter Server service terminated

Related Articles, References, Credits, or External Links NA Author: Migrated Share This Post On GoogleFacebookTwitter Search for: Copyright PeteNetLive © 2016 Toggle navigation HomeVMwareMicrosoftCitrixLinuxStorageNetworkingOtherAbout Home Resources vCenter Server vCenter Service Copyright ©2014 Andy Barnes Designed and Hosted by Andy Barnes The VMware VirtualCenter Server service terminated with service-specific error 2 (0×2) Solution As it turned out,this problem was related to having IIS on the server (Virtual Center runs Apache web server).