Windows could not start the VMware VirtualCenter Sever Service on local computer Error 1068

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Hello,

 

I am running windows vcenter(6.0) on vmware workstation with local database (Vspostgres SQL) and getting below message.

 

Error Message : windows could not start vmware VirtualCenter Server Service local computer..depend service or group failed to start :1068 error

 

Below steps i have performed to troubleshoot the issue.

1. I checked vpxd.log file and found failed to connect vpostgres sql database ..

2. In windows services i am unable to start vmware vpostgres showing depend services failed.

3. I went  to ODBC connection in system DNS and can see local server is refused the connection on port 5432.

4 . Even i tried to open port 5432 in windows firewall inbound rules but still port 5432 is not able to telnet and target machine is actively refusing it.

5. I am not able to see port 5432 is in listening mode …in netstat -an

 

Here i am attaching error snap and vpxd.log file ….Any assistance or suggestion would be much appreciated.

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