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While Trying to Start WebLogic Server Configured as a Windows Service, It Starts Up and Then Stops Automatically (Doc ID 1065146.1)

Last updated on AUGUST 17, 2023

Applies to:

Oracle WebLogic Server - Version 10.3 and later
Information in this document applies to any platform.


WebLogic Server fails to start as a Windows Service. In the MS-Windows Control Panel -> Services, the message says:

Some services stop automatically if they are not in use by other services or programs. Also, the log file that was supposed to be populated is empty.


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