Unable to run Docker commands on Windows

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I have installed the docker-for-windows and trying the run the simple command but I am getting below error

"error during connect: Get http://%2F%2F.%2Fpipe%2Fdocker_engine/v1.29/containers/json: open //./pipe/docker_engine: The system cannot find the file specified. In the default daemon configuration on Windows, the docker client must be run elevated to connect. This error may also indicate that the docker daemon is not running."
Oct 25, 2018 in Docker by Tyrion anex
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This problem occurs because, docker daemon is not running. Please start your docker as service.
answered Oct 25, 2018 by Sophie may
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