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Controlling a service on a remote computer on an internal network

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I would like to remotely stop or start or restart a service on a remote computer - on an internal network.
How can I do this with or without a script?
I am running Windows 10 Pro and am an Administrator
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There are plenty of ways. See https://www.raymond.cc/blog/remotely-start-and-stop-applications-or-services-over-the-internet/ for example for 3 ways. Another would be to use the services mmc snap-in - it can be chosen to use a different machine for the snap-in.
if you are in a domain, yoi can fire the mmc snippet on thr remote host.

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