Database server not available
I tried searching the forums but there was not a solution that worked for me.
I just downloaded and installed Filemaker server, on Windows 7 Ultimate. (Which should meet the win 7 proffessional requirement) I keep getting an error that says "the database server is not available, to edit deployment database server needs to be started first." I have the option to Restart or Cancel. When I choose Restart, I get another error stating: "Unable to start the database server. Please contact system administrator." Well, that's me.
In the Services viewer, FileMaker Server is Started and Running
In the Event Viewer, I have a bunch of errors (presumably one for each time I try to start the db server).
Remote Administrator connection from 127.0.0.1 was refused.
1. is there a fix to this?
2. why is it trying to remote connect to a local host?
Also, I run a 'locked' down configuration of windows. I have a large number of 'access this machine from elsewhere' services turned off.
3. Is there a list of service dependencies for FileMaker Server? So, I can check if I need to enable any of the ones I don't use?
thank you for any help in problem solving