ServiceController.Start Method (String[])

Starts a service, passing the specified arguments.

Namespace:  System.ServiceProcess
Assembly:  System.ServiceProcess (in System.ServiceProcess.dll)

public void Start(
	string[] args
)

Parameters

args
Type: System.String[]

An array of arguments to pass to the service when it starts.

ExceptionCondition
Win32Exception

An error occurred when accessing a system API.

InvalidOperationException

The service cannot be started.

ArgumentNullException

args is null.

-or-

A member of the array is null.

You cannot call Stop for the service until the service controller status is Running.

.NET Framework

Supported in: 4.6, 4.5, 4, 3.5, 3.0, 2.0, 1.1

.NET Framework Client Profile

Supported in: 4, 3.5 SP1

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