Gets or sets the name that identifies the service that this instance references.
Assembly: System.ServiceProcess (in System.ServiceProcess.dll)
'Declaration <ServiceProcessDescriptionAttribute("SPServiceName")> _ <SettingsBindableAttribute(True)> _ Public Property ServiceName As String
The identifies the service to the Service Control Manager. Changing this property causes the ServiceController instance to bind to another service, it does not change what the Service Control Manager's Microsoft Management Console snap-in displays.
When you are implementing a custom service, the value of this property must be identical to the name recorded for the service in the ServiceName property of the corresponding ServiceInstaller class. In code, the is usually set in the main() function of the executable.
When you reset the property, the method that sets the property sets this instance's DisplayName to an empty string ("").
- Full trust for the immediate caller. This member cannot be used by partially trusted code. For more information, see Using Libraries from Partially Trusted Code.
Windows 8.1, Windows Server 2012 R2, Windows 8, Windows Server 2012, Windows 7, Windows Vista SP2, Windows Server 2008 (Server Core Role not supported), Windows Server 2008 R2 (Server Core Role supported with SP1 or later; Itanium not supported)