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I am writing a batch script to disable Windows server 2012 services.  The server WSSERVICE, sc config wsservice start= disabled, command is generating an error, "Access is Denied"  

How to fix this?     Thanks.
Microsoft Legacy OSWindows Server 2012

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Frank McCourry

8/22/2022 - Mon
Frank McCourry

Start your command prompt with elevated permissions.  

Some services will not allow changes "On the Fly"
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zman2013

Thanks Frank.
Can this be automated with in the batch line?
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zman2013

still getting access denied when run as administrator.  Thanks.
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zman2013

Thanks Frank for the directions.  The following reg add command worked.

reg add “hklm\system\currentcontrolset\services\wsservice” /v start /t reg_dword /d /4 /f
Frank McCourry

Glad I could help