Stops this service and any services that are dependent on this service.
Assembly: System.ServiceProcess (in System.ServiceProcess.dll)
If any services depend on this service for their operation, they will be stopped before this service is stopped. The DependentServices property contains the set of services that depend on this one.
If you stop a service that this service depends on, call the method on this service within the method of the parent service. The ServicesDependedOn property contains the services that this service depends on.
The following example uses the ServiceController class to check the current status of the Telnet service. If the service is stopped, the example starts the service. If the service is running, the example stops the service.
for controlling services on the computer. Associated enumeration: ServiceControllerPermissionAccess.Control
for unrestricted access to service information. Associated enumeration: PermissionState.Unrestricted
- 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)
The .NET Framework does not support all versions of every platform. For a list of the supported versions, see .NET Framework System Requirements.