cannot start PIM service with "seosd -start" on DOS prompt

Document ID : KB000047601
Last Modified Date : 14/02/2018
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Question:

When we try to start PIM service(seosd -start) with a user who belong to Administrators group on DOS prompt, the following error is generated.

Cann't open Service Manager -- Access denied(0x5)

 

Answer:

Please check if UAC(User Account Control) is enabled.

If it is enabled, please disable it.