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Starting Admin Server Using Windows Services Failed With java.lang.IllegalArgumentException: Unable to use KSS for Demo Key Stores, KSS is unavailable (Doc ID 1915727.1)

Last updated on OCTOBER 23, 2023

Applies to:

Oracle WebLogic Server - Version and later
Microsoft Windows x64 (64-bit)


WLS 12.1.2 domain with ADF Runtime.
Created Windows Services for the AdminServer, Windows Services start fails and no entries are recorded to WLS logs.
Able to start the AdminServer from command line.

Used following steps to enable logging for AdminServer windows service:



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