PauseService Method

Sends a pause control code to a Windows NT service and verifies that the service has entered a paused state. This method will time out after two minutes.


obj.PauseService (ServiceName String, [ComputerName String])
Where obj is an OpScrUtil.SCManager object.


ServiceName Specifies the name of the service to pause.
ComputerName Specifies the target computer. This parameter is optional. If not specified or an empty string, the local computer is the target.

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To pause the messenger service on the SERVER876 computer, enter:

Set obj = CreateObject("OpScrUtil.SCManager")
bOK = obj.PauseService("Messenger", "SERVER876")