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Restart a windows service - “restart the service” didn't help me

I have a windows service which crashes sometimes. I have to restart once it happens. So I set "restart the service" on the tab titled "recovery" for first failure, second failure and subsequent ...
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Restart a service, and its dependents remotely in Windows

Normally after running Windows updates there are a few servers in our infrastructure that our monitoring software (SolarWinds) shows as having problems. Normally this is flagged as being the netman ...
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How to reset Services.msc console

After updating to Internet Explorer 9 on a Server 2008 R2 SP1 box, I noticed that my services.msc console looked a little off. If you check out the screenshot ...
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How can I get my service dependencies to be parsed without restarting the server?

We had a service set up with HKEY_LOCAL_MACHINE\SYSTEM\CurrentControlSet\Services\servicename\DependOnService of other services set to this one service. When I would shut down the one service, all ...
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Disabling Windows Device Setup Manager Service

I have a Windows 2012 server that is running SQL and therefore doesn't have any internet connectivity at all (only access to the domain network). I have it configured to receive updates via a WSUS ...
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Running a service

I have a service that exports a file to a location on the server, however I need this service to be able to copy the file to another domain as well as the current one. I have attempted to run the ...
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CentOS won't present login menu after a new service was defined

Yesterday I was trying to install Ganglia in my virtual machine. After I defined Ganglia as a service I reboot the machine, but after that CentOS won't present the log in menu anymore. I think it's ...
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Which one of these SVChost services could be causing problematic intermittent CPU usage,

I have an Amazon EC2 Windows server 2012 RTM, /w MSSQL 2012. I've finally got my Web application hosted and its slow. I canconfirm that IIS is not causing issues. I've noticed every 3-4 seconds my ...
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Running mono-based application on Centos Start

I am very new to Linux and I am currently switching my server from Windows to Centos 6.3. I have written a small UDP server. UDP server was written in C# and now I adopted it to work with Linux using ...
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File Permissions - Service vs Console

We have just setup a new build Windows 2008 R2 server for our Jenkins CI system. Our issue appears to be related to file permissions being different depending on whether a process is a service, or a ...
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How to list services/daemons started at boot _and_ check their loading order

I want to be sure in what order services are started during boot process in Debian based systems (Debian Squeeze in particular). Thanks in advance.
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Locate all services running under a particular user account?

Suppose an old administrator left the organization. He left no documentation, and had many things set up "his way", while ignoring best practice. I want to delete his account, though this will ...
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freebsd creating a script to check if service is active and start the service if not

Here's the deal: I'm running a freebsd webserver with apache solr on a jetty every now and then ( few times a month ) jetty quits and I have to restart it by typing: service jetty start I'm kinda ...
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Can't stop MySQL

When I try to restart MySQL using restart mysql I get restart: Rejected send message, 1 matched rules; type="method_call", sender=":1.7" (uid=1000 pid=18869 comm="restart mysql ") ...
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Server Lifecycle But Still Providing Unidentified Services [closed]

I have this older HP ProLiant server that needs to be lifecycled, but there are still some services that are apparently running on it. There are only a few workstations that are being serviced by this ...
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Deploying a windows service with SCCM

We have just begun experimenting with and using SCCM for software deployments. I have recently written a new Windows Service (in C#) to be deployed to our lab machines. I am wondering what the best ...
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Make logwatch reports more interesting?

Is it possible to improve the quality of reports from logwatch? Like make it not just report disk usage which doesn't even change much in daily operation, but report significant changes in usage or ...
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Proxy with netcat forever

I am proxying a VNC TCP server port with netcat. The proxy machine runs linux. This is the comand I use: mkfifo backpipe nc -l 5902 0<backpipe | nc 10.1.1.116 5902 1>backpipe 10.1.1.116 is ...
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Deploying a ASP.Net WebAPI website and DMZ

I have a set of RESTful services developed using ASP.Net WebAPI which is a single project. I handle authentication via ASP.Net's built in Forms Authentication (cookie based) mechanism which is also ...
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sc command with wildcard

I have a commercial software that installed a lot of service started with the same prefix, i.e Product Service A, Product Service B ... Now I need to stop all these services, but sc doesn't seem to ...
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What does a question mark mean when listing all services?

After executing the command service --status-all I get a listing of all the services on my machine. I get an output like this. [ ? ] acpi-fakekey [ ? ] acpi-support [ + ] acpid [ - ] anacron [ + ...
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Running a service with a user from a different domain not working

I've been stuck on this for a while, not sure what permission I'm missing. I've got domain A and domain B, A trusts B, but B does not trust A. I'm trying to run a service in domain A with a user ...
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Granting service control manager access permission to user outside of administrator group

I have a user outside of administrator group. How can I grant service control manager access permission for that (specific) user? It's like SC_MANAGER_ALL_ACCESS from the following link: ...
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What can cause ALL services on a server to go down, yet still responding to ping? and how to figure out

It has happened to me already twice within very few days that my server goes down completely, meaning http, ssh, ftp, dns, smtp, basically ALL services stop responding, as if the server had been ...
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How can I put together services bettwen differents servers? [closed]

I have to run differents services in a lab enviroment where I'll have 6 computers working as servers, what services can I put together, and what cannot be, in order to prevent security risks, and ...
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Best practive to verify IIS or a ISS website is up?

We have an internal IIS server that hosts several websites that redirects to external hosted web applications. Occasionally people will do nutty things like restart servers, stop services, unplug ...
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How do you run a NodeJS app in the background without it ending when you log out?

I'm trying to keep an application on my ubuntu server running so that Google has time ping it, but the app keeps shutting down when I log out. I start the Nodejs app with supervisor to monitor ...
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Services stopping on domain joined Windows 8 machines (Security Center, VMM)

We have been seeing an issue in Windows 8 RP and Windows 8 RTM that is stumping us. The first time each day, when the machines come up, the Security Center service (always), and sometimes other ...
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How can I systematically shut down Windows services in order?

We have this open source application that has three (3) services. For the purpose of this question, let's call them A, B, and C. Now, they have to be shut down in a specific order. That order would ...
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NET START command not passing parameters in Windows Server 2008

My application calls a Stored Procedure, through the stored procedure I am calling a Windows Service using the NET START command as follows: SELECT @Cmd = 'Net Start ServiceName /"' + @param1 + '" ...
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Windows Sharepoint Services 3 PDF Search Not Indexing All Words

We have Windows Sharepoint Services 3 installed on a Server 2003 R2 Enterprise SP2 machine. I have Adobe Reader 8 with the iFilter installed, configured and working. I kicked off a Full crawl and I am ...
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Using PowerShell Restart-Service cmdlet with a service that has an instance name

I want to restart a service on a remote machine using PowerShell. The service has both a displayname and an instancename. Can I use the Restart-Service cmdlet to do this? I don't see an instancename ...
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CentOS 5 cron error when stopping/starting a service in crontab

What's the best way to stop/start a particular service on a schedule using cron? I tried running service servicename stop in a cron job but that didn't appear to work so switched to ...
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Service modules_dep on CentOS 6.3

I'm trying to determine the minimum services for correct server operation and I am getting annoyed by the modules_dep daemon. What is this service used for? Thank you in advance EDIT: ps ax output ...
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Cannot administer services on remote Windows machine due to security issue

I have a Windows 2008 machine A with Administrator account X. I have another Windows 2008 machine B with Administrator account Y. Both machines have an account Z, with same username and password on ...
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i've done a mistake with SDDL and now i can't access a service

I had a task to allow some non-admin user to restart a service. I've used the SDDL way in order to allow him the restart, the problem is, that i mistakenly added only the new SDDL without the whole ...
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dhcrelay running as both DHCP and DHCPv6 relay agent on CentOS 6.2

I am trying to set up a DHCP relay agent that would relay DHCP requests for both IPv4 and IPv6. I am using CentOS 6.2 and I am using the dhcrelay from the ISC DHCP implementation. I would like to set ...
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Create group to restart services in CentOS

SYSTEM: CentOS release 6.2 (Final) I am attempting to allow only users of a certain group lets call it websupport access to restart 2 services: mysqld and httpd EDIT: I do not want to give these ...
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How to set specific environment variables for Apache service run on Windows

I'm facing a problem. I use xampp 1.7.7 on Windows which installs a Apache service. I find that I have to some tweak to have all PHP modules load properly. For example, php_ldap.dll cannot be loaded. ...
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What is “Radan HTTP”?

There is a service using the 8088 port on a Linux server I use. It identifies itself as radan-http, and indeed it's on the IANA port list. It is apparently being used by Nginx. But, despite a fair ...
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Why does this service refuse to start on Windows server 2003?

We have a Windows 2003 server with Cebos MQ1 (ver. 7 and ver. GRI) products installed that have been operational for years. After installing Microsoft 2010 C++ Redistributable package needed for other ...
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Starting software VIA SSH [closed]

I'm curious as to how you can go about starting software through an SSH tunnel, but keep the software running on the SSH server. For example, I host a minecraft server for my brother and his friends. ...
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access mapped network drive from a windows (2003) service

I have an application that uses files on a network drive (K:) that normally is connected during user logon via net use K: \myserver\myshare .... The same files should be accessed by a windows service ...
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Exchange 2007 easy goes down

Today I tried to log in on my OWA (Outlook Web Access) account, and I get following error. I tried to initiate Remote Desktop Connection to restart services, but I couldn't (I got black screen), and ...
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Database of services and related information for various Linux distributions

I am looking for a database/list of common services and related information dovering various linux distributions. For instance for MySQL, the list would indicate that the init script is at ...
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“IIS Admin Service is Disabled” Error When IIS Admin Is Running

Issue: I am trying to start the Default Website on IIS, but I am getting the following error: As you can see, it says that IIS Admin is disabled, when it is actually running. Question: Is there ...
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debian symlink existing daemon incrond to start at boot

I'm triying to start the incron daemon "incrond" at boot but doesn't work. I have done : ln -s /usr/sbin/incrond /etc/init.d/incrond chmod 755 /etc/init.d/incrond update-rc.d incrond enable But no ...
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Migrating Remote Desktop 2008 Users to RD 2008 R2

I have created a new server 2008 R2 remote desktop env and would like to know how to move several users over from old 2008 remote desktop env. Also is it possible to setup group policy for locking ...
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Run a script as root from apache

I would like to update my hosts file and restart dnsmasq from a web interface (php/apache2). I tried playing around with suid bits (the demonstaration). I have both apache and dnsmasq running on an ...
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“service”-command and environment variables

I am trying to start a service that requires a env. variable to be set to certain path. I set this variable in "/etc/profile.d/". However when I start this service using the service command, it ...