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Hi everyone, I'm having trouble installing Docker in Windows. I'm following the

U053DUL1WLR Posts: 4 🧑🏻‍🚀 - Cadet

Hi everyone, I'm having trouble installing Docker in Windows. I'm following the doc and when I do docker/sdk up I get the error in the image. I've tried to change the port number to 81 and I can see the main dashboard, however, Docker isn't connecting to the database, it says denied for root user, which is a bit odd. Has anyone else had the same problem?


  • fsmeier
    fsmeier Senior Software Engineer & Developer Enablement Advocate Sprykee Posts: 1,034 ⚖️ - Guardians (admin)

    Could it be that you have already a webserver running on your machine?

  • U053DUL1WLR
    U053DUL1WLR Posts: 4 🧑🏻‍🚀 - Cadet

    That's the thing, I don't have that, I've checked. The same thing is happening to my colleague

  • U012PCVT2DB
    U012PCVT2DB Posts: 66 🧑🏻‍🚀 - Cadet

    is some company-policy blocking this port?

    otherwise, to help free-up ports from Windows (even, then they are not used by anything): try a "true" restart of the system -> hold 'Shift', when clicking on restart. A blue screen with options should appear shortly and you have to confirm the restart