Attempting To Use DBSETUP.BAT, Get TCP/IP Connection Refused Error

(Doc ID 2030242.1)

Last updated on JULY 11, 2017

Applies to:

Primavera Contract Management - Version 12.0 and later
Information in this document applies to any platform.


When attempting to create a new database or upgrade an existing database using DBSETUP.BAT, the following error occurs.

SQLServerException: The TCP/IP connection to the host, port 1433 has failed. Error: "Connection refused: connect. Verify the connection properties, check that an instance of SQL Server is running on the host and accepting TCP/IP connections at the port, and that no firewall is blocking TCP connections to the port".

Cannot connect to database
Error connecting to database


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