troubleshooting Question

Docker EE on Win 2016: The service will not automatically start

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Background

I have installed Docker EE on a new copy of Windows 2016 using the following PowerShell commands as recommended in the Docker page (click here):
Install-Module DockerMsftProvider -Force
Install-Package Docker -ProviderName DockerMsftProvider -Force

Problem

Docker appears to have installed correctly (the 'Program Files' folder has been created, the service has been created and the basic 'Hello World' test was successful) but the service will not automatically start with Windows.

Keep in mind:
  • The service startup type is definitely set to 'Automatic'.
  • There is no error recorded in the Windows Event Logs.
  • One started the service stays running without generating any errors in the event log.

Question

Has anyone had the same issue ?
Can anyone suggest what the issue is because I can find nothing via the web ?
ASKER CERTIFIED SOLUTION
Sudeep Sharma
Technical Designer

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