Pskill Access is Denied

I am trying to kill a process from a windows 7 computer on a windows 2003 server using pskill.  However, I get access is denied.  I can kill this service using task manager on the server.  It would be nice to be able to kill it and restart it without having to go to the server room on the other side of the building.

I have tried the following:

C:\PSTools\pskill.exe \\server -u server\administrator -p password standard.exe

C:\PSTools\pskill.exe \\server -u domain\administrator -p domainadminpassword standard.exe

As you can see this particular server is not our domain server so I have tried using the domain administrator credentials and the local server administrator credentials.  FYI, the local admin is the user that stays logged on to the server that I am trying to kill the process on.  I am trying to kill from a network administrator logon on the windows 7 machine.

Thanks for your help.
joemckameyGeneral ManagerAsked:
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Kent DyerIT Security Analyst SeniorCommented:
What about TaskKill.exe?

C:\Users\Kent>taskkill /?

TASKKILL [/S system [/U username [/P [password]]]]
         { [/FI filter] [/PID processid | /IM imagename] } [/T] [/F]

    This tool is used to terminate tasks by process id (PID) or image name.

Parameter List:
    /S    system           Specifies the remote system to connect to.

    /U    [domain\]user    Specifies the user context under which the
                           command should execute.

    /P    [password]       Specifies the password for the given user
                           context. Prompts for input if omitted.

    /FI   filter           Applies a filter to select a set of tasks.
                           Allows "*" to be used. ex. imagename eq acme*

    /PID  processid        Specifies the PID of the process to be terminated.
                           Use TaskList to get the PID.

    /IM   imagename        Specifies the image name of the process
                           to be terminated. Wildcard '*' can be used
                           to specify all tasks or image names.

    /T                     Terminates the specified process and any
                           child processes which were started by it.

    /F                     Specifies to forcefully terminate the process(es).

    /?                     Displays this help message.



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joemckameyGeneral ManagerAuthor Commented:
That worked.  I wonder why it worked and the other didn't?  Is there a similar program to start the process again?

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