We help IT Professionals succeed at work.
Get Started

Programs not starting anymore on SBS 2003 server

237 Views
Last Modified: 2015-04-05
Hi there,
I have running a SBS2003 server with a client. This morning I tried to add a laptop to the domain, but it gave an error not finding a good DNS server. So I logged in on the server to see what's wrong with the DNS, but found out the DNS management console is not starting. So I tried services.msc, but that doesn't do anything also. Then I tried to run msc directly from system32 without luck too. I checked auto updates and it seems to have installed en bunch of security upgrades since last time I added computers to the domain (about 3 weeks ago).
So I wanted to remove these updates, but find out that the program manager isn't starting also. So I am a little bit stuck now.

Thanks,
Roger
Comment
Watch Question
This problem has been solved!
Unlock 1 Answer and 17 Comments.
See Answer
Why Experts Exchange?

Experts Exchange always has the answer, or at the least points me in the correct direction! It is like having another employee that is extremely experienced.

Jim Murphy
Programmer at Smart IT Solutions

When asked, what has been your best career decision?

Deciding to stick with EE.

Mohamed Asif
Technical Department Head

Being involved with EE helped me to grow personally and professionally.

Carl Webster
CTP, Sr Infrastructure Consultant
Ask ANY Question

Connect with Certified Experts to gain insight and support on specific technology challenges including:

  • Troubleshooting
  • Research
  • Professional Opinions
Did You Know?

We've partnered with two important charities to provide clean water and computer science education to those who need it most. READ MORE