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Changing the startup-type of an W2K or NT Service

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How can I change the startup-type of an W2K or NT Service from the commandline?
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by:franka
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do you have access to the reskit?

sc.exe should do that.
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Macros earned 75 total points
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It does. The syntax is:

SC CONFIG servicename START= AUTO

The other options for startup type are BOOT, SYSTEM, DEMAND and DISABLED.

Note: The space after the = is important

Steve
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by:joernmasch
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Yeep, it works, thank you!
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by:Macros
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You're welcome. You might want to post another non-question Q to award franka and answer - he mentioned SC.EXE first. I gave you the full syntax.

Steve
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