When trying to start the database manager service manually, you may receive this error:
The QuickBooksDBXX service on Local Computer started and then stopped. Some services stop automatically if they are not in use by other services or programs.
This can be caused by:
Intuit recommends more than one solution for this problem. The first solution may solve your problem, or you may need to try all of them to resolve the issue. For best results, perform the solutions in the order shown.
If QuickBooks Desktop is fully installed:
Start Hosting: Go to File, choose Utilities, and click Host multi-user access.
Stop Hosting: Go to File, choose Utilities, and click Stop hosting multi-user access.
QuickBooks Desktop or the Database Server Manager may have been installed to a drive other than the C drive.