[dba-SQLServer] Problem Finding Database Engine

jwcolby jwcolby at colbyconsulting.com
Sun May 15 20:34:50 CDT 2011

You need to go into services and see if the service is running.  You will not see it in the 
application tray.

John W. Colby

On 5/15/2011 1:32 PM, Arthur Fuller wrote:
> I don't see an item in the service tray indicating that. Also, I can't
> remember how to invoke the engine manager itself (been on other projects
> lately and haven't been using SQL lately). Or perhaps it's a KPI of
> Alzheimers...
> Arthur
> On Sun, May 15, 2011 at 11:46 AM, Doug Steele<dbdoug at gmail.com>  wrote:
>> Is the SQL Server service actually running?  I had a problem recently
>> where the service, despite being set as 'automatic', failed to load
>> properly when the computer started up.
>> Doug
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