Subject Re: [firebird-support] installation failure?
Author Helen Borrie
At 12:05 PM 21/07/2006, you wrote:
>After using the installer on Win2k Professional, Firebird will not start.
>Using the applet to try starting the service, I get "Overlapped I/O
>operation is in progress". The title bar of this dialog says:
>"Error Code 997 raised in Service failed to complete its startup

This means the service is already running!

If you don't want it to start automatically, modify the settings via
the Services applet under Administration Tools.