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How can I install/unistall windows  service using command line ?

Posted on 2008-10-14
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I have developped a service:
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myService.exe (which is a service) and located in windows/system32

How can I install/unistall  this service using command line ?
(I am doing it through Inno setup, but I need to do it through command line)

regards
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by:jlundfelt
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You can do a NET STOP MyService and the a REG DELETE

e.g.

REG DELETE HKLM\System\CurrentControlSet\Services\MyService
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by:yarek
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I need to INSTALL it : NOT TO START IT !
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by:jlundfelt
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Well if you need to install it, just add the registry keys you need with REG ADD, or an installer (Wise, Nullsoft,etc..) and start it.

Look at any existing service to see what keys you need. But if its just a process, it won't start correctly.
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You can do that with sc.exe:
How to create a Windows service by using Sc.exe
http://support.microsoft.com/kb/251192/en-us
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