Stop and Start MSSQLServer

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How to stop and start mssqlserver using vb6 with Windows 10? I'm using Sql Server 2008. Thanks!
Whing Dela CruzAsked:
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Ryan ChongBusiness Systems Analyst , ex-Senior Application EngineerCommented:
The simple solution would be create 2 separate batch files that running the following commands:

Batch file 1:

net start "SQL Server (MSSQLSERVER)"

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Batch file 2:

net stop "SQL Server (MSSQLSERVER)"

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then use ShellExecute API to launch the batch file to do necessary action. but think you need take care of the permission issues.

Start, Stop, Pause, Resume, Restart SQL Server Services
https://docs.microsoft.com/en-us/sql/database-engine/configure-windows/start-stop-pause-resume-restart-sql-server-services?view=sql-server-2017

Use the ShellExecute API function to execute a file, launch the Find utility, and perform default actions
http://www.vb-helper.com/howto_shellexecute.html
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Whing Dela CruzAuthor Commented:
Thanks a lot Ryan Chong, everything is working... More power to you and God Bless!
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