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Event Message:

The DHCP service failed to restore the database. The following error occurred: code

Source Event Log Event ID Event Type
DhcpServer   1017  


The Dynamic Host Configuration Protocol (DHCP) service cannot start.

User Action:

Look up the indicated error in the event log in Event Viewer, and take appropriate action. Then try again. You might need to restore an earlier version of your DHCP database from backup.

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