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The ArcGIS for Server Restore utility causes the services referencing data in a managed database to lose reference to those tables with the error, "Startup state of service was failed, no layer or table was initialized." The Restore utility first deletes the service which in turn deletes the source tables without restoring them.

Last Published: December 19, 2016 ArcGIS for Server
Bug ID Number BUG-000088036
SubmittedJune 2, 2015
Last ModifiedJune 1, 2022
Applies toArcGIS for Server
Version found10.3
Operating SystemWindows OS
Operating System Version2008 R2 64 Bit
Version Fixed10.5


Manually backup and restore the data in the managed database so that the restored services are be able to point to the tables in the managed database.

Steps to Reproduce

Bug ID: BUG-000088036


  • ArcGIS for Server

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