One of clients had problem with MSDTC service on Windows 2003 server, which couldn’t start. After short investigation I have found corresponding errors in Application log:
Event Type: Error
Event Source: MSDTC
Event Category: LOG
Event ID: 4163
Time: 12:02:08 PM
MS DTC log file not found. After ensuring that all Resource Managers coordinated by MS DTC have no indoubt transactions, please run msdtc -resetlog to create the log file.
For more information, see Help and Support Center at http://go.microsoft.com/fwlink/events.asp.