Windows Services timeout

Some Windows services, such as MS-SQL, can be shut down after the server is restarted.

Windows only gives a service 30 seconds to start. If a large, heavily used MS-SQL server takes longer to start, it is terminated without any entry being made in the Windows Event Log. Microsoft has described a way to increase the length of this timeout by making a change to the Windows Register:

As an example, for 10 minutes, set the DWORD value to 213000 ms.


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