NOTE: This help article refers to Easify Version 3 which is no longer the latest version of Easify.

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The SQL Server Service Failed to Start

If you are getting the following error during your Easify installation on a Windows XP machine:

The SQL Server service failed to start. For more information, see the SQL Server Books Online topics, "How to: View SQL Server 2005 Setup Log Files" and "Starting SQL Server Manually."



Make sure all of your Windows Updates have been installed and you have restarted your computer before trying to install Easify again.
If you continue to get issues or you are running a version of Windows other than XP contact technical support via email support@easify.co.uk, Live Chat (link found under the Support menu) or by phone 01305 303040.

For those with technical knowledge

Please try and follow this Microsoft article then perform a full manual uninstall of Easify and then try and install Easify again.
 

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