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Services need to be start on Server 2012 also Win 10.

I just want to start off with SqlBrowser it's Startup is Manual I know I can set it to automatic but what I'm getting at is my VB Script no longer works. I tried fooling around in VB.NET with Service Controller no luck. Here is VB Script
strComputer = "."
Set objWMIService = GetObject("winmgmts:\\" & strComputer & "\root\cimv2")

Set colServiceList = objWMIService.ExecQuery _
    ("Select * from Win32_Service where Name = 'SQLBrowser'")

For Each objService in colServiceList
    If objService.State = "Stopped" Then
        objService.StartService()
        Wscript.Sleep 5000
    objService.ChangeStartMode("Automatic")
End If
   ' errReturnCode = objService.ChangeStartMode("Automatic")   
Next

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VB.NET Code
Imports System.ServiceProcess
Public Class Form1

    Private Sub StartStop()
        Dim service As ServiceController = New ServiceController("SQLBrowser")
        If ((service.Status.Equals(ServiceControllerStatus.Stopped)) Or
            (service.Status.Equals(ServiceControllerStatus.StopPending))) Then
            service.Start()
            Me.Close()
        Else
            service.Stop()
            Me.Close()
        End If
    End Sub





    Private Sub Form1_Load(sender As Object, e As EventArgs) Handles Me.Load
        StartStop()
    End Sub
End Class

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This code errors out on

Exception:Thrown: "Cannot open SQLBrowser service on computer '.'." (System.InvalidOperationException)
A System.InvalidOperationException was thrown: "Cannot open SQLBrowser service on computer '.'."
Time: 8/2/2016 4:02:40 PM
Thread:<No Name>[4588]
Windows Server 2012VB ScriptVisual Basic.NET

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David Johnson, CD

8/22/2022 - Mon
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Thank You my good man Any idea VB  Script doesn't work VB Script when you right  click  it doesn't allow you  to run   as administrator? Thanks my  Friend
David Johnson, CD

open cmd prompt as an admin then run the script
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