|Message:||%1 (%2) %3 The database engine stopped the instance (%4).|
Event ID 103 frequently occurs with other related events. The following describes these three events.
There is only one Jet database engine, Ese.dll, per server. However, there can be one instance of Jet running per storage group. Event 102 signifies that an instance of Jet has started and indicates which instance has started. Event 103 indicates which instance has stopped. These events can occur in the ordinary operation of a Microsoft® Exchange Server environment, or they may be associated with errors. An error is never mentioned in the description section of event 103. Event 104 definitely indicates that there is a problem and that the named instance of Jet has stopped with a definite error associated with it. The error is named in the description section of event 104.
Event ID 103 has many potential causes. The following are known causes for the database instance stopping with event 103.
To resolve SE Event ID 103, examine related events in the Application log that occur before and after ESE event 103. These related events provide more information about the root cause of this error. The resolution of ESE event 103 depends on the error code in the description of the associated events. For example, if ESE event 104 is logged with this event, the error code in the description of that event provides more information about the cause of that event. For more information about ESE event 104, search for information about that event in the Errors and Events Message Center.