View and control services
Syntax psservice [\\computer [-u user] [-p passwd]] <command> <options> Options: computer The computer on which the service is running. Default=local system -p passwd Specify a password for user (optional). Passed as clear text. If omitted, you will be prompted to enter a hidden password. -u user Specify a user name for login to remote computer(optional). commands: query Display the status of a service config Display the configuration of a service setconfig Set the start type (disabled, auto, demand) of a service. start Start a service stop Stop a service restart Stop and then restart a service pause Pause a service cont Resume a paused service depend List the services dependent on the one specified security Dump the service's security descriptor find Search the network for the specified service -accepteula Suppress the display of the license dialog.
Typing a command followed by "- " displays the syntax for that command.
1 - Stopped
2 - Start Pending
3 - Stop Pending
4 - Running
When launched for the first time, PsService will create the regkey
Restart the spooler service on \\server64
C:\> psservice \\server64 restart spooler
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FAQ: Common PSTools Issues
SC - Service control
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