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Error 1058 Sql server agent won't start

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When I try to start the SQL server agent it gives me this error: error 1058 the service cannot be started.  The SQL service is running OK with the same credentials.  I set the service to automatic and try to start it but keep gettig the same error.  
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by:ttelesca
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Both the main SQL service and the Agent login with administrator account.  
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Aneesh Retnakaran earned 168 total points
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Hi ttelesca,

Check whether the service is enabled ..

Aneesh R!
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by:Aneesh Retnakaran
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Start ->run ->services.msc

Double-click on the SQLServerAgent service. Check the Startup Type drop-down menu
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by:Eugene Z
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make sure that SQL service has right login 'administrator account' info - UID\PWD
and start service manually..
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by:Eugene Z
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also probably you are starting the Sql agent from your PC' EM- and if on your
server ' Remote Procedure Call service' is disabled  it will give you error:
if it is so - login on the server and start the sqlagent..
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by:vijay4sql
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Start ->run ->services.msc ... chek the properties for the sqlagent.. goto logon tab. Chek the hardware profile. Is it disabled... if yes enable it.
thx
VJ
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you can also chek the sqlagent logs to see if we get some more meaning full error message.
thx
VJ
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by:Eugene Z
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YZlat
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<It is assumed that any participant not responding to this request is no longer interested in its final disposition.>

We are waiting for ttelesca answers to our posts:
some of our posts probably is(are) solution(s) for the question - do not make us beening ignorants

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by:YZlat
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EugeneZ, stop being defensive. It's obvious that I was in no way attacking you. I just posted a comment for ttelesca to attract his/her attention to it. No threat to you was posed. And I do not "make anyone being ignorant"
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by:Eugene Z
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Ok then - no problems
peace
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