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ServiceStartMode Enumeration

Indicates the start mode of the service.

[Visual Basic]
<Serializable>
Public Enum ServiceStartMode
[C#]
[Serializable]
public enum ServiceStartMode
[C++]
[Serializable]
__value public enum ServiceStartMode
[JScript]
public
   Serializable
enum ServiceStartMode

Remarks

The ServiceStartMode is used by the service installer to indicate whether the new service should be disabled at system startup, whether the system should start the service automatically at system startup, or whether the service should be started manually by a user or application.

Members

Member name Description
Automatic Indicates that the service is to be started (or was started) by the operating system, at system start-up. If an automatically started service depends on a manually started service, the manually started service is also started automatically at system startup.
Disabled Indicates that the service is disabled, so that it cannot be started by a user or application.
Manual Indicates that the service is started only manually, by a user (using the Service Control Manager) or by an application.

Requirements

Namespace: System.ServiceProcess

Platforms: Windows NT Server 4.0, Windows NT Workstation 4.0, Windows 2000, Windows XP Home Edition, Windows XP Professional, Windows Server 2003 family

Assembly: System.Serviceprocess (in System.Serviceprocess.dll)

See Also

System.ServiceProcess Namespace | ServiceInstaller.StartType | ServiceInstaller

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