Daemon Services error: Cannot connect to the service controller

May 29, 2009 at 10:33 AM

We have created a project with the process template and we have started the daemon services. When we created a work item in our project, we got the following error:

Event Type: Error
Event Source: Microsoft Process Template Service
Event Category: None
Event ID: 0
Date:  5/28/2009
Time:  7:41:22 AM
User:  N/A
Computer: RD_TFS
Service cannot be started. The service process could not connect to the service controller

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Please could you help us? Thanks

May 30, 2009 at 3:44 PM

Did you setup the daemon services as a Windows Service or kick it off from the command-line?

Jun 1, 2009 at 4:47 PM

As a Windows Service. I configured it following the steps on discussion "Running MptParentChildServiceCmdHost.exe as a NT Service"