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MaxDB, i will be not installing


i try install SAPNW7.01ABAPTrial. The intallation be run to successfull, but when i want start the sapservices with db instance, became the error message,

maxdb not available. i think and i see, that the the database is not installed. at the drive c:\, i cant' find the folder sapdb. i try installation sapnw several times, and clean with RegCleanTool the registry. What i do wrong?

error message, when i start "start applicationserver" cmd

============== Starting System NSP ================

=============== Starting database instance ...

The service name is invalid.

More help is available by typing NET HELPMSG 2185.

The system cannot find the path specified.

============== Start database failed !

Press any key to continue . . .

Regards anujit

Edited by: marty anujit on Sep 23, 2008 10:03 AM

Former Member replied


probably the solutions in

SAP Netweaver 2004s ABAP - remove MaxDB instance


Regarding MaxDB

also apply for you.

Run the "RegCleanTool"

and delete directory

C:Program FilesCommon FilesInstallShieldUniversalSAP

Afterwards run to install program again.

Hopefully it works now.



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