ServiceController.WaitForStatus Method (ServiceControllerStatus, TimeSpan)
Assembly: System.ServiceProcess (in system.serviceprocess.dll)
public function WaitForStatus ( desiredStatus : ServiceControllerStatus, timeout : TimeSpan )
The status to wait for.
The amount of time to wait for the service to reach the specified status.
Use WaitForStatus to suspend an application's processing until the service has reached the required status.
The WaitForStatus method waits approximately 250 milliseconds between each status check. WaitForStatus cannot detect the case of the observed service changing to the desiredStatus and then immediately to another status in that interval.
Windows 98, Windows 2000 SP4, Windows Server 2003, Windows XP Media Center Edition, Windows XP Professional x64 Edition, Windows XP SP2, Windows XP Starter Edition
The .NET Framework does not support all versions of every platform. For a list of the supported versions, see System Requirements.