Stopping a Host Instance in the BizTalk Administration Console
Administrators use the BizTalk Administration console or WMI to stop host instances.
For information about the user rights required to stop a host instance, see the "User rights required to manage host instances" section of Required User Rights for Managing BizTalk Hosts and Host Instances.
For information about using WMI to stop a host instance, see MSBTS_HostInstance (WMI).
You must stop a host instance before you can delete it or remove BizTalk Server from a given computer.
You can stop a host instance that is installed and started.
To stop a host instance
- Click Start, point to All Programs, point to Microsoft BizTalk Server 2004, and then click BizTalk Server Administration.
- In the Administration console, expand the Microsoft BizTalk Server 2004 (local) node, double-click Hosts, and then click the host.
- In the results pane, right-click the host instance, and click Stop.
The status of the host instance changes to Stopped.
After you stop a host instance, you can start it, delete it, or remove BizTalk Server from the computer. For information about starting a host instance, see Starting a Host Instance in the BizTalk Administration Console. For information about deleting a host instance, see Deleting a Host Instance in the BizTalk Administration Console.
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