You are able to open the QuickBooks Database Server Manager when you go through the Start and All Programs menu. When you click the QuickBooks Database Server Manager icon in the lower right corner of Windows Server 2008, it disappears without any message.
The icon might disappear when the Data Execution Prevention (DEP) service is enabled on the Windows server and doesn't have QuickBooks files configured.
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Solution: Configure Data Execution Prevention
Estimated time: 30 minutes
Select the version of your Windows server: