⚠️ SQL 2012 Reporting not starting

⚠️ SQL 2012 Reporting not starting

Error Message:

Microsoft.Reporting.WinForms.ReportServerException: The Report Server Windows service ‘ReportServer$SCE’ is not running. The service must be running to use Report Server. (rsReportServerServiceUnavailable)
at Microsoft.Reporting.WinForms.ServerReport.GetExecutionInfo()
at Microsoft.Reporting.WinForms.ServerReport.GetParameters()
at Microsoft.EnterpriseManagement.Mom.Internal.UI.Reporting.Parameters.ReportParameterBlock.Initialize(ServerReport serverReport)
at Microsoft.EnterpriseManagement.Mom.Internal.UI.Console.ReportForm.SetReportJob(Object sender, ConsoleJobEventArgs args)


  1. Click Start, click Run, type regedit, and then click OK.

2. Locate and then click the following registry subkey:


3. In the right panel, locate the ServicesPipeTimeout entry.

Note If the ServicesPipeTimeout entry does not exist, you must create it. To do this, follow these steps:

  • On the Edit menu, point to New, and then click DWORD Value.
  • Type ServicesPipeTimeout, and then press ENTER.

4. Right-click ServicesPipeTimeout, and then click Modify.

5. Click Decimal, type 60000, and then click OK.

This value represents the time in milliseconds before a service times out.

6. Restart the computer.

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