the service database is locked error 1055 RRS feed

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  • In network neighborhood the icons for the network connections are not appearing. Following this article i have tried to get the icons to appear but on this step: Method 2...2.c. Network Connections  - this service would not start and gave this error: the service database is locked error 1055. How do i unlock the database?

    I tried sc lock and i got the following:

    [SC] LockServiceDatabase FAILED 0:

    The operation completed successfully.
    Monday, November 12, 2012 4:40 AM

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  • What happened to this question? I have this problem on a Windows Server 2008 R2 Standard x64 machine. The article references Windows Server 2003. Any solution?
    Monday, August 19, 2013 2:36 PM