How can I start windows service with SQL SERVER ?


How can I start a  windows service with SQL SERVER. ? I used this command;

exec master..xp_cmdshell 'NET START SERVICE_NAME' but the service still inactive.

How shall I do please ?

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Aneesh RetnakaranDatabase AdministratorCommented:
check the eventviewver for any errors ? also are you able to rightclick and start the service ?
pgirardierAuthor Commented:
Yes I'am able to rightclick and start and stop the service.

There is no errors when running  exec master..xp_cmdshell 'NET START SERVICE_NAME'

This is the output:

- System error 5 has occurred.
- Access denied.

Change the SQL Server service account to Local System.

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