QlikView Management Service fails to start. Log file shows "Failed to initialize database".Article Number: 000059917 | Last Modified: 2018/11/28
Issue 1: The Management Service log file reads:
Information QlikView Management Service Initialization failed, service stopped. Reason: Failed to initialize repository
Issue 1:Verify that the QVPR is available under the configured location.
In the same log file, locate a startup sequence that worked and identify the storage location with the following lines:
Information DB BaseDir=
Information DB DataBaseName=QVPR
If BaseDir is empty, the QVPR is stored in C:\ProgramData\QlikTech\ManagementService\QVPR
If a value is configured, then the location was changed.
Restore as needed.
Issue 2:Verify that the Management Service program files have not been deleted.
These files are stored in %Program Files%\QlikView\Management Service
Repair the installation or restore the drive as needed.
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