Solution ID: prim72987
Windows could not start the SQL Server (PRIMAVERA) on Local Computer. For more information, review the System Event Log. If this is a non-Microsoft service, contact the service vendor, and refer to service-specific error code 10048.
Status: Reviewed
Version(s): 11.0, 11.1, 12.0, 5.0, 6.0, 6.1, 6.2, 6.2.1

Problem: Windows could not start the SQL Server (PRIMAVERA) on Local Computer. For more information, review the System Event Log. If this is a non-Microsoft service, contact the service vendor, and refer to service-specific error code 10048.
Problem: Unable to start the SQL SERVER service. 

When trying to start, receive error message:  Windows could not start the SQL Server (PRIMAVERA) on Local Computer. For more information, review the System Event Log. If this is a non-Microsoft service, contact the service vendor, and refer to service-specific error code 10048.



Problem: The following error shows in Event Viewer (port number will vary):



Fix: Change the port the instance is running on.



  • Open SQL Server Configuration Manager (Start, Programs, Microsoft SQL Server 2005, Configuration Tools, SQL Server Configuration Manager)

  • Drop down the SQL Server 2005 Network Configuration and select instance.

  • Right click TCP/IP and select Properties.

  • Select the IP Addresses Tab change to an open port.

  • Restart the SQL SERVER service.

If using Contract Manager:



  • Run Server Config and change the database port.

  • Restart Contract Manager Service.