Assembly: System.ServiceProcess (in system.serviceprocess.dll)
/** @property */ public ServiceStartMode get_StartType () /** @property */ public void set_StartType (ServiceStartMode value)
public function get StartType () : ServiceStartMode public function set StartType (value : ServiceStartMode)
Property ValueA ServiceStartMode that represents the way the service is started. The default is Manual, which specifies that the service will not automatically start after reboot.
StartType cannot be set because a value has not been defined for ServiceStartMode.
Set the StartType to specify either that the service be started automatically after reboot or that a user must manually start the service. A service can also be disabled, specifying that it cannot be started, either manually or programmatically, until it is enabled.
You cannot change ServiceInstaller property values after installation. To change the StartType, you either have to uninstall and reinstall your service, or manually change the setting using the Service Control Manager.