How to start SQL/Server (Act 7) on Windows 10

  1. On your computer, select the Cortana or Search box to the right of the Windows Icon in the lower left corner of your computer screen.
    Type in services.msc.

  2. Select the Services.msc application at the top of the window.  You will get the following application window:

  3. The services list is alphabetical.  Using the elevator bar search down until you find SQL/Server (Act7).  Highlight it and select Start.

  4. This will start the SQL/Server service.  It will show up like this:

  5. You may now close all the windows and start Act.