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services - Start Windows Service

  • Last Modified: 2020-03-05

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Start Windows Service

Starts an existing Windows service.

Operation type:

Executing - this operation will perform a specified action or actions on a remote server.

Script usage:

Start-Service(
	Name: <text>,
	[WaitForRunningStatus: <true/false>],
	[FailIfServiceDoesNotExist: <true/false>]
);

This operation may be prefixed with Windows::, although this is a built-in namespace and isn't really necessary.

Arguments:

Name Format Script Usage Usage Notes
Service name (default)
text
Name
This argument is required.
Wait for running status
true/false
WaitForRunningStatus
Fail if service does not exist
true/false
FailIfServiceDoesNotExist

Example:

# starts the HDARS service on the remote server
Start-Service HDARS;

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