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is it possible to call a method or whatever in order to make a service do something?

Posted on 2009-04-15
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hello experts,

i have a service that does a job once a day,
the schedule is done inside the service.

is it possible to call a method from a service,
in order to make it work when invoque it?

if its possible
any link for a reading on the matter would be appreciated,
i'm looking for an example too,

thank in advance.
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You can use the ServiceController class and call the ExecuteCommand method to run some custom method on that service.  MS has an example at http://msdn.microsoft.com/en-us/library/system.serviceprocess.servicecontroller.executecommand.aspx
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thank you for your reply wht1986,
i'm gonna look at it if i understand,

i'll be back ;o)

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