Failed to start this service "symantec embeded database".
Error in event log:
The description for Event ID ( 1 ) in Source ( ASA 9.0 ) cannot be found. The local computer may not have the necessary registry information or message DLL files to display messages from a remote computer. You may be able to use the /AUXSOURCE= flag to retrieve this description; see Help and Support for details. The following information is part of the event: ASANYs_sem5, Database cannot be started -- sem5.log is an invalid transaction log.
Repaired SEP db by following this post:
1.Renamge sem5.log to sem5.log.old
2.run C:\Program Files\Symantec\Symantec Endpoint Protection Manager\ASA\win32\dbsrv9.exe with below settings:
server name: server
db path:C:\Program Files\Symantec\Symantec Endpoint Protection Manager\ASA\win32\sem5.db
How to reset password for SEP server console:
run this script:
C:\Program Files\Symantec\Symantec Endpoint Protection Manager\Tools\resetpass.bat