SPServiceInstance.ProvisionUpdateStatus property

Gets a Boolean value that indicates whether the object status is set to Online when the Provision method is called.

Namespace:  Microsoft.SharePoint.Administration
Assembly:  Microsoft.SharePoint (in Microsoft.SharePoint.dll)

protected virtual bool ProvisionUpdateStatus { get; }

Property value

Type: System.Boolean
true if the status is set to Online; otherwise, false.

The ProvisionUpdateStatus property usually returns false for a Windows service if the service must be configured through COM interfaces after credentials are set.